Dr. Kapoor Speaks of LUGPA Position on Access to PSA Screening
At the AUA annual meeting, Dr. Kapoor shares his thoughts on a man’s right to decide if prostate cancer screening is right for him. Please click here to listen.
Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor Talks about Urologists’ Standpoint on Prostate Cancer Screening
Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor, President of Advanced Urology Centers of New York and Large Urology Group Practice Association states “the Urologists are committed to the appropriate diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer as evidenced by the emergence of novel diagnostic tools to improve the accuracy of PSA testing” and stresses “that a PSA test is a simple blood test – not a requirement to undergo a biopsy if abnormal. Every man has the right to make an informed decision regarding whether screening is appropriate for them.”
Positive Prostate Biopsies Increasing
Deepak A. Kapoor, MD and colleagues analyzed prostate biopsy pathology data from 2005 to 2011. Results showed that positive prostate biopsies increased. Please click on the following link to read the story. http://bit.ly/YxRDy0
Belmont Stakes “Blue Ribbon Run for Prostate Cancer”
AUCNY and ARC are the lead sponsors of Integrated Medical Foundation’s “Blue Ribbon Run for Prostate Cancer.” Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor invites everyone out to Belmont Park Racetrack on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 7:15PM. Fun will be had by all as we help to create awareness. Early detection of prostate cancer saves lives.
Dr. Paul A. Peller, AUCNY- Bethpage Honored at St. Joseph Hospital’s Casino Night Gala
The Gala recognized Dr. Peller, who is also the Medical Staff President at St. Joseph Hospital, for his support, dedication and service to the hospital. “Ensuring that my patients receive high quality care is always my number one priority, and I am proud to be a part of organizations like St. Joseph and AUCNY that allow me to do just that” said Dr. Peller. To read more, please click here.