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Joining me today is Dr Stephen Allan, a retired consultant anaesthetist and former prostate cancer patient. Stephen has a unique perspective on how men are
Kirsty Rowlinson-Groves, an exercise specialist who supports men with prostate cancer in preparing for and recovering from treatment, joins OnFocus to how men can benefit
Simon Lord, personal trainer and cancer rehab specialist, is also a prostate cancer survivor having had successful robotic surgery in 2010. He joins OnFocus to
Founder and CEO of PxHealth Anne Bruinvels joins OnFocus to discuss the launch of OWise Prostate, a digital app designed to support men with prostate
Former TFTC patient Delroy Wright joins OnFocus to discuss his experience with prostate cancer, and to suggest some actions to both men and their doctors
Continence Nurse specialist Jane Simpson, author of the Pelvic Floor Bible, joins OnFocus to discuss what men with prostate cancer need to know about continence
What determines Recovery? Consultant Urologist Tim Dudderidge joins OnFocus to discuss what factors contribute to a patient’s recovery from prostate cancer treatment, and how this
Elvin Box, a popular and passionate advocate for men with prostate cancer joins OnFocus to discuss learnings from his experience and how he’s taking these forward to improve the experience of others.
Lorraine Grover, a Psychosexual Nurse Specialist, joins OnFocus to discuss how a prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment impacts sexual identity and sexual relationships. For over
Tony Collier, ambassador, awareness speaker and fundraiser for Prostate Cancer UK, joins OnFocus to to share his views on exercise for men with a prostate
Dr Asanga Fernando, Consultant Cancer Liaison Psychiatrist and Clinical Director of the Advanced Patient Simulation and Clinical Skills Centre at St George’s University Hospitals NHS
Dr Sam Merriel joins OnFocus to discuss how GPs are supporting men in their prostate health and explores some avenues for improvement. Dr Merriel is
Alan Doherty, Clinical Director at the Birmingham Prostate Clinic, and recently voted one of the UK’s top ten prostate cancer specialists in a national poll
Raj Nigam, Consultant Urologist at the Royal Surrey NHS Trust and the Focal Therapy Clinic, joins OnFocus to discuss the landmark study led by Imperial
Tim Dudderidge, Consultant Urologist at Southampton University NHS Trust and the Focal Therapy Clinic joins OnFocus to discuss how clinical trials are designed to advance
TFTC Consultant Urologist Marc Laniado joins OnFocus to discuss the impact of Covid19 and lockdown on prostate cancer services and patient care. The backlog in
How will the meeting science of Longevity impact the treatment of older men with prostate cancer? Tina Woods, founder of Collider Health and author of
Colin Stokes MBE is the indefatigable founder and honorary chairman of the Prostate Project, a charity established in 1998 and dedicated to improving the experience
Focal Therapy patient Ray Braithwaite joins OnFocus to discuss the difficult and impersonal experience he underwent immediately following his prostate cancer diagnosis which felt to
Peter Hall is 87 years young, and joins OnFocus to share his experiences with focal therapy and to encourage older men to seek PSA testing.
TFTC Consultant Urologist Tim Dudderidge joins OnFocus to discuss the importance of the multidisciplinary team meeting (MDT) in informing diagnostic and treatment decision for men
Susan Evans Axelsson, Clinical Coordinator joins OnFocus from Prostate Pioneer, a European consortium aiming to transform prostate cancer care by maximising the potential of Big
Journalist and publisher Graham Ogilvy joins OnFocus to discuss his recent experience with a prostate cancer diagnosis in Scotland that ultimately led him to seek
In recognition of Black History Month, this episode of OnFocus builds on the stark fact that black men are diagnosed with prostate cancer at twice
Alan Doherty, Clinical director of the Birmingham Prostate Clinic, discusses how variation in MRI reporting methods affects diagnostic and treatment decisions, and offers advice to
Alex González from Sonacare Medical, leading developers of HIFU systems for prostate cancer, explains the origins of HIFU technology and how it has developed to
Chris Lewis, founder of one of the UK’s largest and most influential online cancer communities, joins Clare to discuss how cancer communities are evolving to
Consultant Urologist Raj Nigam discusses how age discrimination occurs in prostate cancer treatment, and shares his thoughts on how older men can address this. Press
TFTC patient Mark Stubbs discusses how seeking a second opinion for his prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment led to an unforeseen approach and better outcome.
Consultant Urologist Tim Dudderidge discusses the stages in the imaging-led prostate cancer diagnostic pathway, and outlines what patients need to know. Press play in the
Patient advocate Jackie Reubin discusses women’s and partner’s roles in supporting men with prostate cancer, and the impact these have on their own health and
Prost8 founder Paul Sayer discusses his personal journey to establish a charity aiming to change the conversation around prostate cancer treatment. Press play in the
The Focal Therapy Clinic patient Perry Letcher discusses his experience with early-stage prostate cancer and why he moved from Active Surveillance to Focal Therapy in
Consultant Urologist Alan Doherty from the Birmingham Prostate Centre discusses the advances in imaging and radiology that now make focal therapy a preferable treatment to
TFTC Consultant Urologist Marc Laniado discusses the mental health challenges facing men diagnosed with prostate cancer, and explores how these are best managed. In this
The Focal Therapy Clinic’s Raj Nigam discusses overuse and misuse of hormone therapy for men with early stage prostate cancer, and how this is reinforcing
As a group of consultants we are passionate about prostate cancer sufferers knowing about all of their treatment options.
We know that settling on the right treatment is a big decision for you. If you would like to speak to one of our friendly and knowledgeable patient advocates about your diagnosis and the HIFU Focal Therapy treatment option then please do not hesitate to get in touch today.
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