The Clinic is included in the best hospitals in the world according to Newsweek magazine.
Prostate cancer stage 4 treatment is aimed to slow down the development of the disease, reducing pain and improving the quality of life of a patient.
Radiation therapy and chemotherapy are used to fight metastases. To improve the body's condition, a patient has a hormonal therapy (androgen deprivation).
|Androgen deprivation therapy|
Diagnostic procedures ate stage 4 are carried out to determine the size of the tumor and find metastases. Tissues are examined with biopsy under the control of transrectal ultrasound.
To detect metastases in other organs and tissues, PET-CT with choline is performed. To examine metastases in bone tissues, scintigraphy is performed.
Diagnostics lasts 4-6 days.
A multidisciplinary team of doctors deals with prostate cancer treatment: urologists, oncologists, radiologists, surgeons. Doctors prescribe a treatment program after a comprehensive diagnostics and consultations.
Sheba Cancer Center is one of the largest in the world. The new efficient treatment method of the advanced stages prostate cancer has been recently started.
Prostate cancer stage 4 diagnostics includes a number of important consultations, surgical imaging procedures and laboratory tests, such as:
|Transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy|
|Consultation of an urologist|
|Consultation of an oncologist|
Prostate cancer stage 4 treatment includes the use of laser therapy and brachytherapy. These therapies are used for improving life conditions, preventing new metastases and slow down the development of the disease.
Treatment is conducted by Prof. Dr. Raanan Berger, who is the head of the Oncology Institute and Sheba Department of Clinical Trials
Rambam Oncological Center is recognized as one of the leaders in Israel. A special feature of the center is the applying of the radiotherapy technologies and radioactive iodine in treatment. Treatment of patients is held outpatiently and inpatiently. Due to the close cooperation with leading European and US centers of cancer treatment, Rambam Center is introduced the most advanced and innovative technologies and equipment for cancer treatment from the best clinics in the world. Among them are the radio- and beam-therapy, brachytherapy, chemotherapy.
Why does Assuta Medical Center admit annually thousands of patients from all over the world to treat the oncologic diseases?
The Oncology Center of the largest Israeli private Medical Center Assuta is fitted with all the required modern equipment for early diagnostics and treatment of cancer. The patients from all over the word can choose the leading professional oncologists by the opportunity of individual selection of the treating doctor.
What are the cancer diagnostic procedures at Assuta Medical Center?
This is the only place where the patient can get the diagnostics of cancer with immediate results of the biopsy. The prompt examination of cancer is the saving of the precious time for the timely treatment.
- Blood testing for tumor markers
- Ultrasound etc.
What are the treatment methods of the oncologic diseases applied at Assuta Medical Center?
The experts of Assuta Medical Center apply such treatment methods of cancer as radiosurgery and chemotherapy. The application of such device as IMRT allows providing the irradiation by regular intensity, which contributes to focused effects on the damaged cells no disturbing the healthy tissues.
The Department of Chemotherapy operates during late night hours providing its patients with the opportunity to combine the chemotherapy with the alternative methods of cancer treatment without any loss of time.
What is the price for cancer treatment at Assuta Medical Center in Israel?
Bookimed website allows its patients getting the treatment in private Assuta Clinic without the commission fee for the agent services. The patients pay for the services only to the account of the Medical Center.
The price for cancer treatment in Assuta Hospital is set up for each patient individually based on the required diagnostic and treatment procedures. You can find out the exact price now!