Determining which treatment option is best for you is dependent on your prostate cancer profile. Your prostate profile is based on the following factors:

  • Age and expected actuarial survival
  • Medical condition and risk factors
  • PSA level
  • Presence of significant illnesses, such as myocardial infarction, strokes, diabetes, etc.
  • Gleason Score
  • Presence of metastasis
  • Status of DRE (rectal exam)
  • Family History of Prostate Cancer
  • Performance Status