Prostate issues and cancer are more common in the 21st century than ever before. Prostate cancer belongs to cancers with the best recovery rates in long time period after receiving the right treatment. Modern treatment methods with robotic-assisted surgery (DaVinci) increase recovery rate even further. Nordics are well-known for its groundbreaking treatment attitude towards prostate issues. Finland is among the top countries in prostate cancer treatment of which you can find more information here. Strong public sector with highly specialized private cancer centers make Finnish healthcare special and excellent in quality.
Around 30% of patients in urology are females since urologists treat issues of urinary tract and kidneys with both genders. Common diseases to require procedure are urinary tract and bladder tumors which also usually have good recovery rate but sometimes require follow-up care since they tend to appear again. Sometimes even resection and removal of bladder is needed to save a patient. Also to remove one kidney after traumatic event or cancer is not too rare – one can live a normal life with an artificial urinary tract and one kidney.
We help patients with diagnosis of their disease, proper treatment planning with timetables and arrangements as well as provide best specialists with multi-disciplinary approach at our patients’ use. Sometimes radiation therapy or other oncological treatments are needed for urological patients for follow-up care.
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