Emerging Treatments

There are new and emerging treatments for prostate cancer in Canada. Two of the more prominent emerging treatment options are High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) and proton therapy.  These are not considered routine treatment options.  HIFU is available in a few centres in Canada, and while there are proton therapy clinics in Canada, proton therapy is not available for the treatment of prostate cancer in Canada.
 
Explore the tabs on the left to learn more about HIFU and proton therapy.
 
Proton Therapy

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