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Preston C. Sprenkle, MD

Associate Professor of Urology; Co-Chair, Cancer Liaison Committee, Oncology; Co-Chair, NCCN Guidelines Committee on Prostate Cancer Early Detection; Division Chief, Division of Urology at VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Urology; Director, Urology Research Fellowship, Urology; Director, Urologic Oncology Clinical Fellowship Program, Urology

Research Summary

Integration of prostate imaging and genomics for more personalized diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancers. collaborate with translational scientists and machine learning specialists to develop predictive models utilizing multiple clinical factors to improve diagnostic predictions and modeling.

Extensive Research Description

Improving accuracy of prostate cancer diagnosis, staging, and treatment through enhanced imaging techniques with Prostate MRI and targeted prostate biopsies using our clinical outcomes database.

Clinical trial interventions on patients with high risk prostate cancer as well as utilizing new techniques and technologies for ablation (destruction) of prostate cancer using such technologies as cryoablation, irreversible electroporation, TULSA, laser ablation, and others.

Research Interests

Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Prostatectomy; Urology; Genomics; Ablation Techniques; High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation; Machine Learning

Clinical Trials