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Jim C. Hu, M.D.

Jim C. Hu, M.D.

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Commentary: Benefits of PSA Test for Prostate Cancer Substantially Greater than Generally Appreciated

"The benefits of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to screen men for prostate cancer may be greater than the harm, say investigators at Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine - WWAMI and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Prostatectomy of Mixed Mortality Benefit in Men with Cancer

Dr. Jim Hu, a professor of urologic oncology at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, in New York City, told Reuters Health by email, "The challenge of randomized trials for prostate cancer is the long period of time needed for meaningful differences to occur, and in turn, practice patterns change as we wait for these events." Read More.

Dr. Jim Hu - Robotic Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy Surgical Video With Narration

In this video, Jim C. Hu, MD, MPH presents a case of a patient who had prior surgery and was not offered a robotic assisted radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. In this presentation, he demonstrates that a safe approach to surgery may be used in men with prior abdominal surgery, as well as men with a higher body mass index.

If you would like an appointment, please call us at (646) 962-9600. Dr. Jim C. Hu goes over some common questions many men have about prostate cancer surgery, a.k.a. radical prostatectomy.

Dr. Jim Hu - How Does Prostate Cancer Affect a Man's Sexual Function?

If you would like an appointment, please call us at (646) 962-9600. Dr. Jim C. Hu goes over some common questions many men have about the impact of prostate cancer and treatment on sexual function and climax.

To request an appointment online to see an NYC prostate cancer specialist, please visit: https://urology.weillcornell.org/request-appointment

Dr. Jim Hu - Does Prostatectomy Cure Prostate Cancer?

If you would like an appointment, please call us at (646) 962-9600.

Dr. Jim C. Hu discusses various factors that contribute to whether a radical prostatectomy has a curative outcome in any given patient.

To request an appointment with an NYC Urologist specializing in prostate cancer at Weill Cornell Medicine, please visit: https://urology.weillcornell.org/request-appointment

MRI-Ultrasound Fusion Guided Focal Cryotherapy of Prostate Cancer at Weill Cornell Urology

If you would like to make an appointment to see a urologist specializing in prostate cancer, please call our office at (646) 962-9600.

This educational video discusses the MRI-Ultrasound Fusion Guided Focal Cryotherapy of Prostate Cancer, which is an innovative procedure performed at Weill Cornell Medicine.

You can learn more about prostate cancer treatment and Weill Cornell Medicine's expertise by visiting our prostate cancer resources pages.

Dr. Jim Hu - Robotics Involved in Most Urologic Cancer Surgeries

Renal and Urology News provided coverage of an abstract from the 2018 AUA Annual Meeting regarding the prevalence of robotic assistance in urologic surgery cases, which features Dr. Jim C. Hu for external commentary:

Weill Cornell Urology at the AUA 2018 Annual Meeting

Faculty members from Weill Cornell Medicine's Department of Urology have submitted over 100 abstracts and will be presenting over 50 of these at the upcoming 2018 American Urological Association Annual Meeting, the largest scientific meeting in the world that reflects the most important advances in the field.

Treating prostate cancer with cryotherapy: Richard Hayden's success

Richard Hayden is a quick-witted 80-year-old living in Manhattan. He enjoys being healthy and active; taking advantage of all that New York City has to offer during his retired years.

Earlier this year, during a routine visit with his primary care physician, he was told that his prostate-specific antigen (referred to as "PSA") levels were abnormally high. Richard was then referred to Dr. Loo, a urologist at Weill Cornell Medicine. After several more blood tests, Dr. Loo became concerned about the potential of prostate cancer.


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