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A new audio series brought to you by The Focal Therapy Clinic, where our host, Clare Delmar, explores some issues facing men diagnosed with prostate cancer that are little known, less understood and almost never talked about. See all episodes here.

Addressing the “Big Three”

In the many interviews and conversations we’ve had with our patients over the last year, few, if any, have concluded without mention of one or more of the “Big Three” side effects that accompany a prostate diagnosis and some forms of treatment – incontinence, sexual function and mental health.

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Let’s talk about sex

From our conversations with almost 1,000 men who have approached the Focal Therapy Clinic about prostate cancer treatment, we know that many, if not most of them consider the preservation of their sexual function

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In Remembrance of John Mallard

John Mallard’s passing last week has special significance to those of us pushing boundaries in imaging-led healthcare, and prostate cancer in particular. He pioneered the

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Prostate Cancer in a Covid World

By Alan Doherty, Consultant Urologist, the Focal Therapy Clinic and The Birmingham Prostate Clinic As Covid-19 changes our lives in every conceivable way, inevitably, in

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Prostate Cancer - Toilets Closed

An Inconvenient Truth

Toilets – no one likes the word, few can look you in the eye when saying it, some even associate its use with one’s place

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Prostate Cancer HIFU Wordgrid

HIFU zaps prostate cancer

In this article from KSAT, Jeff Nelson, a prostate cancer patient recounts his HIFU Focal Therapy treatment journey. Jeff had fair warning that he may

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2 days ago
An important study on something that affects many of our patients - access to #sexualhealth information & support is crucial to recovery from #prostatecancer @DrSharronH @KMitchinGlasgow @DrRuthLewis @NatsalStudy @GeriSoc @ElvinBox
4 days ago
we welcome and support this conversation about #ageism, something that affects so many of our patients with #prostatecancer @Ageing_Better @pailondon
5 days ago
this is all too common, and not helped by the lack of #publictoilets available when out and about. We need to to remove the taboo from conversations about incontinence so men can make informed choices about their care @ElvinBox @TUF_tweets @ProstateUK

“HIFU is something people need to be aware of – I believe this treatment should be more widely available and more widely promoted. It wasn’t something suggested to me as a possibility by my urologist and I actually raised it myself. I would recommend HIFU and in fact have recommended it to others.”

Keith (The Focal Therapy Clinic Patient)

Get In Touch

As a group of consultants we are passionate about all prostate cancer sufferers knowing about all of their treatment options.

Based upon the details that you know and can provide to us, we will send you a Plain English personalised preliminary suitability report for HIFU Focal Therapy treatment of your prostate cancer.

You can use the information we provide in your conversations with your existing NHS and/or private treatment consultant. Should you wish to talk with us further we would be grateful to help you, but there is absolutely no obligation for you to do so whatsoever.