Minimally Invasive Surgical Options for Prostate Cancer

Speaker: Dr. Rohan Shahani
Original Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Join Dr. Rohan Shahani as he presents "Minimally Invasive Surgical Options for Prostate Cancer."
During this webinar, Dr. Shahani discusses less invasive surgical options for prostate cancer including:

  • Laproscopic Radical Prostatectomy
  • Robot Assisted Laproscopic Radical Prostatectomy
  • High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
  • Focal Therapy

Speaker – Dr. Rohan Shahani

 Dr. Rohan Shahani is a Urologic Surgeon, specializing in Minimally Invasive and Advanced Laparoscopic surgery.  He has a special interest in Urologic Oncology including laparoscopic surgery of the kidney, adrenal and prostate and Stone Disease. He currently practices at Mackenzie Health in Richmond Hill, Ontario. Rohan received his Medical Degree from the University of Toronto in 2004 and then went on to do a 5-year Urology Residency also at the University of Toronto followed by a Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic and Endourologic Surgery at the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery at McMaster University. Dr. Shahani currently serves as the President of the Professional Staff Association at Mackenzie Health and sits on the Board of Directors. He is also a member or chair of several hospital based committees. Dr. Shahani also is a medical staff member of the Prostate Cancer Disease Pathway Management Committee of Cancer Care Ontario.

About Expert Angle

Expert AngleExpert Angle is designed to expand our reach and address the many varied and complex questions that come with a prostate cancer diagnosis. These webinars will address topics important to men with prostate cancer along different points of the cancer care continuum and those within their circle of care as well as the general public and representatives from the clinical community.
The meetings are hosted using interactive on-line technology and feature leading experts in prostate cancer - making them accessible to anyone, regardless of their location, within Canada. The platform allows PCC to communicate directly with individuals in a variety of settings (i.e. in their homes, support group meetings, community centres) and geographic locations (i.e. urban, rural and remote locations) as well as measure engagement.   

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