+++ Current Meta Study: Brachytherapie more succesful than Radical Surgery - read more +++
The West German Prostate Center is one of the largest centers for prostate treatment in Europe. Since 2002 the Center offers the full range of diagnostics, treatments, and patient care for prostate diseases. The combination of experienced specialists under one roof, the long-standing experience, and collaborative approach allows for patient care at the highest level.
Whether you want to come for preventive treatment, unclear symptoms, or a known disease, you should always feel like you receive good advice, are treated well, and are sufficiently informed!
The focus of the Centre is the treatment of prostate cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia with modern surgery / laser procedures, innovative techniques of brachytherapy, and external radiation therapy.
The Website of the West German Prostate Center will inform you comprehensively about prostate carcinoma und die benign prostate enlargement as well as the related examinations and possible therapies.
If you have questions, we would appreciate your contacting us.
We are looking forward to seeing you in our Center!
Despite the growing interest in HIFU therapy it remains an experimental procedure in localized prostate cancer.
The irreversible electroporation (IRE) is a novel method for destruction of tumor cells in the prostate by electricity.
An international panel of experts developed unique tool to support therapy decision-making in prostate cancer.
A current meta-analysis that was recently published in the British Journal of Urology International (BJUI) demonstrates for the first time that the so-called brachytherapy, alone or in combination with an additional radiation or hormonal therapy, is in all disease stages of localized prostate cancer at least equivalent to a radical prostatectomy or even better.