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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.


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

New 10-Minute Saliva Test To Detect Cancer

The new 10-minute saliva test uses a technique called liquid biopsy. It works by detecting tumor DNA when it is circulating in the body fluids...

New 10-Minute Saliva Test To Detect Cancer

‘Hitman’ Showing Plenty of Hart In His Fight Against Prostate Cancer

You may recognize his name from his younger days as a professional wrestler in the WWE Bret Hart, as he was and still is known, was a five-time WWE World...

‘Hitman’ Showing Plenty of Hart In His Fight Against Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Death Rates Have Dropped About 50 Percent In The Past 2 Decades, According To New Study

The study also indicated that cancer death rates dropped by a rate of 1.8% per year in men and 1.4% per year in women. This is mostly due to declines in...

Prostate Cancer Death Rates Have Dropped About 50 Percent In The Past 2 Decades, According To New Study

Could Exercise Improve Prostate Cancer Survival?

World renowned robotic prostate surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, encourages men to stay active no matter what their age as part of their prostate cancer...

Could Exercise Improve Prostate Cancer Survival?

Doctor’s Orders: Drink Three Cups of Green Tea Today

Health benefits include improved brain function, increased energy, decreased risk of cancer, and a reduced risk of developing Alzheimer’s...

Doctor’s Orders: Drink Three Cups of Green Tea Today

What Your Man Really Needs For Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is just around the corner. While it is customary for men to get women gifts for this special day, many women will be trying to figure out...

What Your Man Really Needs For Valentine's Day

Dr. Samadi: New Study on Prostate Cancer Is Alarming for Men

Prostate cancer affects approximately one in seven men, according to the American Cancer Society.

But a new study shows that there has been a significant drop in the number of new diagnoses. The author of the study suggests that a controversial recommendation from a government task force may be behind that decline.

Dr. Samadi: New Study on Prostate Cancer Is Alarming for Men

Robotic Surgery Proven to be the Best Choice over Radiation Therapy

Prostate cancer is the 2nd most common malignancy, second only to skin cancer. Unfortunately over 240,000 men are diagnosed with the disease every year, translating into 1 in every 6 men being affected by prostate cancer.

Robotic Surgery Proven to be the Best Choice over Radiation Therapy

'Robotic" Sperm to Fight Infertility

Up until recently, health and medicine was basically a hit or miss affair. We would discover interventions such as drugs that had benefits, but also many side effects. With recent research information from Dresden, Germany sperm can now be trapped in nanotubes.

'Robotic" Sperm to Fight Infertility