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Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor at Yankee Stadium for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor at Yankee Stadium for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

During the Yankees/Blue Jays game on September 20, 2012, Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor discussed the importance of prostate cancer screening with Ken Singleton. September is prostate cancer awareness month and a special time to raise awareness for this important issue.

Click here to see the YES Network interview.

During the September 19th Yankees game, John Sterling and Susan Waldman interviewed Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor on WCBS radio. Dr. Kapoor speaks about how a blood test and simple exam can save lives. With early detection, the 10 year survival rate is almost 99%!

Click the play button below to hear the interview which aired on WCBS radio

Advanced Urology Centers Announced a New Location in Manhasset

Advanced Urology Centers has a new location in Manhasset which will be led by 5 physicians. To read about the new physicians, please clink on the link- http://bit.ly/1rKFmlj or click here for the PDF.

Scarsdale Doctor Joins Largest Urology Group in The U.S.

Dr. Sapan Polepalle joined Advanced Urology Centers of New York and is based in two offices: AUCNY Brooklyn and AUCNY Bronx North. To read about Dr. Polepalle, please click here or download the PDF.

Using Cancer Research Funding Wisely

Over 1.8 million dollars has been donated to a prostate cancer research fund by generous taxpayers in the past 8 years. Unfortunately, the researchers have not received any of it. Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor addresses this issue. To read the article, please click here.

Integrated Medical Professionals Continues To Prove Their Medical Leadership Skills Beyond United States Borders

Integrated Medical Professionals’ doctors, Ann E. Anderson, MD and Michael M. Ziegelbaum, MD, FACS are attending a medical mission in Haiti to provide medical care and create sustainable solutions for the area. To read about the mission, click here.

AUCNY Doctor Selected as At-Large Member of North Shore University Hospital Medical Staff Society

Michael M. Ziegelbaum, MD, FACS, Board Certified Urologist at Advanced Urology Centers of New York (AUCNY), the largest independent provider of urology services in the United States, has been elected as an At-Large Member of the North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) Medical Staff Society. Please click here for the details.

Glen Cove Hospital Closure Will Hurt, Protesters Say

Dr. Eric Hochberg of AUCNY-Glen Cove is working to save the in-patient beds at North Shore University –LIJ Hospital in Glen Cove. The closure would be a big loss for the community. Click here to read the Newsday article.

Governor Proclaims September – Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in New York State

Governor Andrew Cuomo has shown his support in response to IMP’s prostate cancer awareness campaigns. He issued a Proclamation stating that September 2013 is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. This proclamation and the Government support will help save thousands of lives each year. To see the proclamation, click here.

LUGPA: Hospital IMRT Expenditures are on the Rise

An analysis of data from a recent Government Accountability Office (GAO) report explains why there is no health policy advantage to limiting where patients can choose to receive radiation oncology services for prostate cancer, according to the Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), which conducted the analysis. To read more, please click on the link or PDF. Read Article.

Stop Low T From Making You Feel Old Before Your Time

Low testosterone can make men feel tired, depressed and less confident. There are treatments which can help. To read more, please click on the link or PDF.  Article in News.

Urologists Applaud Members Of Congress For Their Strong Support For Preserving The In-Office Ancillary Services Exception (IOASE)

In a letter to Speaker John Boehner and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, 17 members of the Physician’s Caucus expressed their support for the in-office ancillary services exception (IOASE) to federal self-referral regulations (the “Stark” law), which permits physician practices to provide critical services including radiation therapy, diagnostic imaging, pathology and physical therapy in an integrated and coordinated fashion within their respective practices. “Providing comprehensive services to patients through integration of ancillary services improves communications between physicians of different specialties, and will lead to improved quality care at reduced costs”, said Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor. To read the article, please click here.