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Dr. Samadi is committed to providing as much education as possible to people interested in learning about the cancers he treats and the state-of-the art procedures he uses. The more information patients and families have, the better informed they’ll be and the more comfortable they’ll feel making decisions about cancer treatments. He’s published the following articles on his website so that people have easy access to excellent, reputable information.


A Molecule May Help Distinguish Prostate Cancer Treatment Options - Dr. David Samadi Explains How

Scientists found that differences in the levels of an RNA molecule called PCAT-14A may help differentiate slow-growing tumors from aggressive tumors...

A Molecule May Help Distinguish Prostate Cancer Treatment Options - Dr. David Samadi Explains How

Button TURP vs. Green Light Laser for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia - Dr. David Samadi Explains The Differences

Button TURP and Green Light Laser are less invasive prostate surgeries used to treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), a condition that...

Button TURP vs. Green Light Laser for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia - Dr. David Samadi Explains The Differences

Robotic Prostate Surgery Is Recommended Over Open Surgery – Dr. David Samadi Explores The Lancet Journal Publication

Dr. David Samadi goes in to detail about the recently published Lancet study to compare the results of open versus robotic prostate surgery...

Robotic Prostate Surgery Is Recommended Over Open Surgery – Dr. David Samadi Explores The Lancet Journal Publication

Metastatic Prostate Cancer Can Be Prevented With Early Diagnosis - Dr. David Samadi

According to a new study, metastatic prostate cancer had almost doubled in the last decade. Dr. David Samadi explains how the possible spread of cancer...

Metastatic Prostate Cancer Can Be Prevented With Early Diagnosis - Dr. David Samadi

Genetic Testing For Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi Comments on New Prostate Cancer Foundation Study

Dr. David Samadi concurs with the recent Prostate Cancer Foundation study & gives his opinion on why genetic testing is recommended...

Genetic Testing For Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi Comments on New Prostate Cancer Foundation Study

Why Prostate Cancer Treatment Options Have To Be Personalized - Dr. David Samadi

In response to statistics about prostate cancer fatalities Dr. David Samadi gives his views on creating a customized treatment plan based on...

Why Prostate Cancer Treatment Options Have To Be Personalized - Dr. David Samadi

Why Baseline PSA Screening Should Begin At Age 40 – Dr. David Samadi - Prostate Cancer 911

Prostate Cancer risk factors like family history and ethnicity need to be considered by all men and a baseline PSA screening should begin at the age 40...

Why Baseline PSA Screening Should Begin At Age 40 – Dr. David Samadi - Prostate Cancer 911

Erectile Dysfunction - The Number One Concern In Men Fighting Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

A recent survey found men with prostate cancer suffer from apprehension over the underlying prospect of possible erectile dysfunction. Dr. David Samadi...

Erectile Dysfunction - The Number One Concern In Men Fighting Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

Healthy Body Weight Reduces Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

New data from a large European study by the University of Oxford shows men with a high body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference are at a greater...

Healthy Body Weight Reduces Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

Promising New Prostate Cancer Tests On The Horizon - Dr. David Samadi

According to Dr. David Samadi, "Promising new tests such as the 4Kscore, Prostate Health Index & ConfirmMDx show increased specificity leading to better...

Promising New Prostate Cancer Tests On The Horizon - Dr. David Samadi

Doctor’s Orders: Sunshine Can Boost Your Bedroom Performance

Several studies over the years have looked at vitamin D deficiency as a possible clue why some men suffer from ED.

Doctor’s Orders: Sunshine Can Boost Your Bedroom Performance

Want More Sex? Eat Less, Study Says

It sounds simple: Cut back on your calorie intake by 25 percent— and voilà, you’re having more sex. That idea was just one of the takeaways from a study...

Want More Sex? Eat Less, Study Says

Enlarged Prostate Treatment: TURP vs. GreenLight Laser

As men age, they often develop an enlarged prostate. When the prostate becomes enlarged, it is known as a condition called benign prostatic hyperplasia...

Enlarged Prostate Treatment: TURP vs. GreenLight Laser

Natural Ways To Improve Prostate Health

There are a number of alternative and natural ways to promote better prostate health regardless of whether a man is already showing signs or symptoms of...

Natural Ways To Improve Prostate Health

African American Men Have The Highest Rate Of Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

Dr. Samadi states " A study from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital shows that men of African descent are actually more than twice as likely to die of...

African American Men Have The Highest Rate Of Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

Radiation May Not Improve Prostate Cancer Survival - Dr. David Samadi

According to Dr. David Samadi, a new study published online in the American Journal of Clinical Oncology shows that increasing the dose of radiation may...

Radiation May Not Improve Prostate Cancer Survival - Dr. David Samadi

Can Cholesterol Drugs Kill Prostate Cancer Cells?

Researchers used a compound developed for the treatment of high cholesterol on prostate cancer cells, and found that the compound was effective in...

Can Cholesterol Drugs Kill Prostate Cancer Cells?

Early Life Factors Could Increase Prostate Cancer Risk - Dr. David Samadi

According to Dr. David Samadi, a new study shows that growth factor hormones are the driving force behind age of puberty and prostate cancer risk...

Early Life Factors Could Increase Prostate Cancer Risk - Dr. David Samadi

Increased Ejaculation is Strongly Linked to a Lower Risk for Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

A new study, with long term follow up, adds to the evidence that ejaculation frequency, is the key factor in reducing prostate cancer risk.”

Increased Ejaculation is Strongly Linked to a Lower Risk for Prostate Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

Hidden Link Between Prostate Cancer and Testicular Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

The importance of screening for prostate cancer and testicular cancer may be even more significant now as the American Society of Clinical Oncology...

Hidden Link Between Prostate Cancer and Testicular Cancer - Dr. David Samadi

The Challenges Of Determining The Proper Cancer Treatment

Following diagnosis, patients are flooded by information and trying to make sense of the different treatment options can make even the most educated...

The Challenges Of Determining The Proper Cancer Treatment

Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

After being diagnosed with prostate cancer, the wide variety of treatment options can be confusing for even the most educated of patients. Advice comes...

Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

New Urine Test Could Be More Accurate In Diagnosing Prostate Cancer

According to Dr. David Samadi, Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital, a new urine test that tracks RNA molecules...

New Urine Test Could Be More Accurate In Diagnosing Prostate Cancer

State Of The Art UroNav Fusion Biopsy Prostate Cancer Testing - Dr. David Samadi Prostate Cancer Center

Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center is the only center in New York City using the Uronav Fusion Biopsy System for MRI-guided biopsy. The new system fuses...

State Of The Art UroNav Fusion Biopsy Prostate Cancer Testing - Dr. David Samadi Prostate Cancer Center

Doctor’s Orders: Share Your Family’s Medical History

Families have many things in common like lifestyle, tendencies, diseases and genes. Knowing one’s family history can identify individuals with a...

Doctor’s Orders: Share Your Family’s Medical History

5 Cancer-Fighting Foods to Put on Your Plate

So while all fruits and veggies are good for you, there are certain foods that are just better. Here are five of those cancer-fighting foods everyone...

5 Cancer-Fighting Foods to Put on Your Plate

Radiation for Prostate Cancer Linked to Secondary Cancers

A new review study has found that men with prostate cancer who opt for radiation therapy have a higher risk of developing secondary cancers.

Radiation for Prostate Cancer Linked to Secondary Cancers

Annual Prostate Check-Ups Are for More Than Just Prostate Cancer

Lenox Hill robotic prostate surgeon, David Samadi, MD, urges men to get annual prostate checks and maintain prostate health. Most people believe this is...

Annual Prostate Check-Ups Are for More Than Just Prostate Cancer

What You Need To Know About An Elevated PSA

As men get older, they should be aware of their PSA, whether it is elevated, and what it means for the PSA to be elevated. PSA stands for...

What You Need To Know About An Elevated PSA

Doctor’s Orders: A New Prostate Cancer Test Could Save Your Life

The PSA test measures the amount of prostate-specific antigen (a protein produced by the prostate gland) in the blood. However, there has been...

Doctor’s Orders: A New Prostate Cancer Test Could Save Your Life