“Doctors explained the new treatment involved inserting a small blob of gel – about the size and shape of my little finger – which temporarily positions the prostate away from the rectum. There has been no sign of nasty side-effects from the radiotherapy so it looks like the gel has done its job. I’m back to playing golf and enjoying life again.”
Gordon Robinson, 70
Mike is one of the 160,000 men diagnosed with prostate per year. Mike chose to move forward with radiation therapy to treat his prostate cancer with the help of Dr. Mehta, from UroPartners, Glenview. Learn why Dr. Mehta and Mike opted to use SpaceOAR hydrogel to minimize side effects of radiation treatment.
Alan had several encounters with prostate cancer through friends and family, and due to his family history, there was a high percentage chance that he’d be encounter as well. After monitoring PSA levels for years, Alan was eventually diagnosed with Prostate Cancer. Watch his story about how he faced the disease.
After losing his first wife suddenly and nearly losing his second wife to a car accident, Harold Jones knew the importance of maintaining his health. Watch why he chose radiation therapy and SpaceOAR Hydrogel when he was diagnosed with Prostate Cancer.