Treating prostate cancer requires the extreme knowledge and precision that the radiation oncology experts at Alaska CyberKnife Center can offer. Because the prostate is so near to other vital structures, care must be taken to avoid damage to these areas and focus radiation treatments on only the cancerous cells. The Alaska CyberKnife Center in Providence Cancer Center can offer you a non-surgical treatment option with improved outcomes.
It’s important to determine the stages of prostate cancer when developing your treatment plan. Like other cancers, doctors use the TNM combination for stage diagnosis.
Doctors assign levels for each of the above factors and then combine these levels into stages. They stages of prostate cancer are:
Don’t be confused by all of these types of prostate cancer. Contact our board certified radiation oncologists and let them explain the different types of prostate cancer and the treatment methods appropriate for each type. We offer a convenient online messaging system you can use to make initial contact. Or, pick up the phone and call our Anchorage cancer center today at (907) 312-2112 and let us answer all of your questions and make recommendations based on your individual case. We are here to help you navigate your treatment course and make sense of your diagnosis and treatment plan.
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