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We empower our patients at all life stages with comprehensive prostate care, ranging from concierge medical services and resources to advanced treatment options.

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Our online hassle free appointment bookings allow physicians to plan the therapy sessions. These involve using real-time ultrasound images of the prostate.

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HIFU FAQs – High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound.

What is Sonablate® HIFU

Sonablate® 500 is a minimally invasive medical device developed by Focus Surgery, Inc. (Indianapolis, IN), that uses HIFU to treat prostate cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The Sonablate® 500 may be an appropriate treatment for the thousands of men who will be diagnosed with the disease.

How is HIFU used to treat prostate cancer?

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) targets prostate cancer cells with radiation-free sound waves. HIFU is performed under spinal anesthesia and takes 2-3 hours to complete. Using a rectal probe, the ultrasound beam is pointed at the cancerous prostate to “paint” the prostate gland with HIFU energy while heating and destroying the diseased tissue. The destroyed tissue is later expelled from the body naturally.

How do I know if I am a candidate for HIFU? What are the qualifications?

Like most prostate cancer therapies, there is an “ideal” candidate for HIFU. HIFU is most effective for patients with early stage prostate cancer where the cancer is localized to the prostate. It is recommended that you discuss your individual medical records and history with a HIFU certified physician in order to confirm whether or not you are a candidate for HIFU.

Is this procedure repeatable?

Yes, HIFU with the Sonablate® 500 can be repeated if necessary. In most cases, Sonablate® HIFU is a one-time procedure, however, unlike radiation it will not prevent patients from having other treatments (radiation, cryotherapy etc) if needed.

What are the Benefits of Sonablate® HIFU?

• HIFU destroys cancerous tissue.
• During HIFU, patient is not exposed to any radiation.
• No hospital stay is required in most cases.
• HIFU is generally performed under local anesthesia

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Who is a Candidate for HIFU with the Sonablate® 500?

Sonablate® HIFU may be effective for men who have early stage localized prostate cancer that has not spread or metastasized outside the prostate. It is recommended that you discuss your medical records and history with a physician to confirm whether or not you are a candidate for Sonablate® HIFU.

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