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Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

A common condition among older men, prostate cancer may show symptoms such as low back pain, pain with ejaculation or difficulty passing urine. If you or a loved one experience these changes in your body, talk with your doctor about a screening exam or the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test and ask for a referral to the prostate cancer experts at OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center in Oklahoma City.

Nationally Recognized Prostate Cancer Care

At Stephenson Cancer Center, Oklahoma’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Cancer Center, you’ll collaborate with a nationally renowned, multidisciplinary team of urologic cancer experts for accurate diagnosis, innovative treatment and effective management of prostate cancer. You benefit from the latest advanced imaging technology to support the precise diagnosis that helps identify and treat your condition as early as possible.

Prostate Cancer Services & Treatments

When you choose Stephenson Cancer Center, you work with an extensively experienced, fellowship-trained urologic cancer care team to develop a comprehensive treatment plan tailored to your specific situation. In addition to prostate cancer screenings and tests, you and your doctors may choose from a wide range of prostate cancer services and treatments such as:

  • Active surveillance
  • Chemotherapy
  • Comprehensive advanced prostate cancer treatment program
  • Focal prostate therapies, including cryotherapy and high-intensity ultrasound (HIFU)
  • Genetic testing and molecular diagnosis (personalized medicine)
  • Maximum androgen ablation
  • Minimally invasive, robotic-assisted surgery (nerve-sparing prostatectomy)
  • 3T MRI-guided fusion biopsy using stored and real-time data for enhanced detection
  • Radiation therapy, including proton external-beam radiotherapy for precise tumor targeting

Cancer Navigation Services

Throughout your journey at Stephenson Cancer Center, your care team includes a nurse navigator, a specially trained registered nurse (RN) who acts as your personal advocate and adds an extra layer of support. Learn more about Cancer Navigation Services.

Supportive Care Services

You also gain access to extensive Supportive Care services, such as genetic counseling, nutritional therapy, support groups, palliative and comfort care, cancer education workshops, and symptom and pain management. And you’ll find all your cancer-related services in a bright, welcoming, up-to-date facility close to home and designed for your comfort and convenience.

Clinical Trials for Advanced Treatment

In Stephenson Cancer Center’s comprehensive program, you also may qualify to participate in clinical trials as part of the National Cancer Institute’s National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN), giving you early access to today’s newest drugs and potential breakthrough treatments before they become widely available.

Multidisciplinary Cancer Care Team

From your first contact with Stephenson Cancer Center, you become a vital part of our multidisciplinary team approach that brings you together with experienced, highly trained cancer specialists, such as cancer surgeons, medical oncologists, pathologists, radiologists and others, to ensure you receive the best care for your particular condition.

Request an Appointment

Find out more about the latest evidenced-based care for prostate cancer or get a second opinion from the urologic oncology experts at Stephenson Cancer Center.

Call (405) 271-4088 or toll-free at (855) 750-2273.