My first encounter with cancer was in October 2008 when I was diagnosed with kidney cancer and needed to have my right kidney removed. A few years passed, and I thought I was done with cancer; unfortunately, I was wrong.
- September 08, 2021
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Cancer Act, Dr. Daniel Petrylak shares his motivation for pursuing a career in cancer research.
- September 01, 2021
Isaac Y. Kim, MD, PhD, MBA, Joins Yale Urology as Chair, Department of Urology, and Chief of Urology, Yale New Haven Hospital
Isaac Y. Kim, MD, PhD, MBA, has been appointed Professor of Urology, Chair of the Department of Urology at Yale School of Medicine, and Chief of Urology at Yale New Haven Hospital. Dr. Kim will care for patients at the Yale Physicians Building, Saint Raphael Campus, Smilow Cancer Hospital, and Greenwich Hospital.
- August 30, 2021
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Cancer Act, Dr. Darryl Martin shares his motivation for pursuing a career in cancer research.
- August 30, 2021
When Robert ‘Rob’ White underwent the state-mandated physical exam for his Connecticut commercial driver’s license (CDL) renewal, he never realized this exam would save his life.
- August 27, 2021
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Cancer Act, Dr. John Onofrey shares his motivation for pursuing a career in cancer research.
- August 23, 2021Source: Healio.com - HemeOnc Today
Nomenclature for low-grade prostate cancer affected initial perception of the disease among online survey participants presented with a hypothetical clinical scenario, according to research published in Cancer. The results indicated terms used to describe prostate cancer could impact a man’s subsequent decision-making, including preference for active surveillance, researchers wrote.
- August 19, 2021
On July 13, the first transurethral localized sonographic ablation (TULSA) procedure was performed at Yale New Haven Hospital. Preston Sprenkle, MD, Associate Professor of Urology, Raj Ayyagari, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, and Sandeep Arora, MBBS, Assistant Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, collaborated to perform the procedure.
- July 31, 2021Source: Eat This, Not That!
"Men are more likely to get their teeth cleaned than visit their doctor. Heart disease, BPH, and high cholesterol tend to start appearing in middle age," says Stanton Honig, MD, director of men's health at Yale Medicine Urology.
- July 19, 2021
In part 2 of our review of the new Male Infertility guidelines from the American Urological Association (AUA) and American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), we address the medical and surgical treatment of male factor infertility.