Meet Ken, who is a prostate cancer survivor, and received a seed implant for his treatment. He felt urologists were rushing him to have surgery. He is grateful that he found Chicago Prostate Cancer Center and learned about seed implants. At the young age of 55, with intermediate risk disease, his prostate cancer is cured and maintains excellent quality of life.
Meet Bill who was treated at Chicago Prostate Cancer Center with a seed implant. He was a high risk prostate cancer patient and remains cured. Bill did not want the risks and side effects associated with a prostatectomy so he had a seed implant also known as LDR brachytherapy.
Harvey talks about the advantages of seed implants or LDR brachytherapy. He is cured, and has maintained his quality of life, including having sex.
Do you have to undergo surgery to treat prostate cancer? The answer might surprise you.