Approach to Care
Why Choose Monmouth Medical Center for Prostate Cancer Treatment
Prostate Cancer - Improving Your Odds
While prostate cancer is second to skin cancer as the most common form
of cancer among American men, highly effective treatment options can help
foil the disease if it is detected early.
"Treatment depends on several factors, including the age and health
of the patient, the stage of the cancer and whether it has spread to other
organs," says urologist Jules Geltzeiler, M.D. "After weighing
these factors, the medical team works with each patient to develop an
individualized treatment plan that best suits his needs and gets him on
the road to recovery."
At Monmouth Medical Center, the region's most comprehensive prostate
management program offers free lecture, screenings and a monthly support
group to help men with prostate cancer "learn to cope through knowledge
On the cutting edge
Monmouth Medical Center offers a full range of urological services, delivered
by board-certified urologists with experience in the most advanced treatments.
In recent years, they have gained extensive training in laparoscopic and
other minimally invasive techniques, which continue to revolutionize surgery
for kidney stones, prostate disorders and various forms of cancer.