Ranked among the top 10 urology programs by U.S. News & World Report
Duke’s experienced physicians focus on diagnosing and treating urologic cancers while preserving normal function. Often, patients can be treated with minimally invasive surgery.
We provide expert treatment for cancers of the:
Duke also provides expertise in minimally invasive surgery for the management of kidney cancer and renal tumors, bladder cancer, and prostate cancer.
Cryosurgery is offered for both prostate and kidney cancer. This innovative technique uses ultra-thin needles to freeze diseased tissue while avoiding damage to surrounding healthy tissue.
Specific procedures offered include:
The goal of Duke’s multidisciplinary approach to prostate cancer is to make your entire experience at Duke easier by helping you gain a better understanding of the disease and the options available to you.
Duke’s team fighting prostate cancer includes members from the departments of urology, the Duke Cancer Institute, the Center for Human Genetics, radiation oncology, and others.
Patients at Duke have the opportunity to enroll in clinical trials and receive new, cutting-edge therapies.
Duke is well known for its leadership in developing new tools to fight prostate cancer. Duke physicians are exploring the use of minimally invasive procedures to remove the prostate without making large incisions, so patients recover faster with fewer complications.
Physicians offering this service include:
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