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Our Video Used for Training at Prestigious Vattikuti Foundation

We are proud that our published video of the daVinci Salvage Prostatectomy is being used by the prestigious Vattikuti Foundation (VFRSI) in demonstrating the technique and further educating surgeons around the world.

Our surgeons were pioneers in the field of robotic surgery, and some of the first to perform the robotic prostatectomy in the United States. NJ Center […]

By |February 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Using Robots in Urology

The word “robot” was coined by a Czech playwright almost a century ago, derived from “robota,” meaning “forced labor.” Now used routinely, robotics represents a significant engineering advance that has been rapidly adopted by urologists since its inception 15 years ago.  Before the availability of this technological breakthrough, major urological surgical procedures were performed through large […]

By |January 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

How Medicare Should Handle PSA Screening

PSA screening can be a controversial topic. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) tests are used to detect possible prostate cancer. As the New York Times recently published, the case against prostate cancer screening is strong. Over half of men age 60 and older have small, indolent, nonlethal prostate cancers — many more than those who have harmful ones. […]

By |January 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bladder Health Month

November is Bladder Health Month. So, we want to encourage all of our patients and friends to be aware, be proactive, and address any worrisome symptoms as soon as they appear. Traces of blood in the urine is a symptom that is worth further investigation, and can be a precursor to bladder cancer. We are […]

By |November 24th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Robotic Radical Cystectomies Found Safe for Elderly

According to a new study, Robotic Radical Cystectomies are safe for the elderly, and result in fewer complications than open radical cystectomies. The study, completed by the University of Washington in Seattle led by Brian R. Winters, MD.

“Our study contributes to emerging evidence that RARC patients may experience less blood loss, fewer transfusions, and shorter hospital […]

By |November 2nd, 2015|news|0 Comments

Dr. Mutahar Ahmed Recognized for Excellence

MAYWOOD, NJ, March 30, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ — Dr. Mutahar Ahmed of the New Jersey Center For Prostate Cancer & Urology, has been recognized by Castle Connolly for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in urology and cancer treatment.

Dr. Ahmed has 13 years of experience performing minimally invasive urological oncology through robotics and laparoscopic procedures with an emphasis on […]

By |October 20th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Active Surveillance and the Risks of Adverse Pathology

Orlando, FL—Men with prostate cancer who meet the criteria for active surveillance and undergo delayed radical prostatectomy after a period of active surveillance do not have a higher risk of adverse pathology compared with men with similar pre-treatment biopsy features who undergo immediate prostatectomy.

RELATED-Target prostate biopsy: Momentum grows, but questions remain

The finding from a […]

By |July 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Maintaining Virility with Dr. Michael Esposito

Urologists at Holy Name Medical Center provide comprehensive care for male wellness, spanning from diet and exercise education to robot-assisted surgery to treat prostate cancer.

Michael Esposito, MD, FACS, urologist at Holy Name Medical Center, explains that the key to the urology program is maintaining men’s general health and well-being by educating them about healthy diets, […]

By |April 27th, 2015|news|0 Comments