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.
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%!
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Deepak A. Kapoor, MD and colleagues analyzed prostate biopsy pathology data from 2005 to 2011. Results showed that positive prostate biopsies increased. Please click on the following link to read the story. Read full article.
The Gala recognized Dr. Peller, an AUCNY physician and Medical Staff President at St. Joseph Hospital, for his support, dedication and service to the hospital. “Ensuring that my patients receive high quality care is always my number one priority, and I am proud to be a part of organizations like St. Joseph and AUCNY that allow me to do just that” said Dr. Peller. Click here to read the article or download the PDF here.
Dr. Marc Schumer, AUCNY- Amityville tells Newsday that overactive bladder is “a very treatable condition that people shouldn’t have to suffer with.” Many medical conditions can contribute to this diagnosis, so Schumer says “Give a very true and accurate explanation to your doctor about the severity, the timing of it and what factors make it worse.” To read about the symptoms and treatments for overactive bladder, click here to read the article.
Three new doctors have joined Advanced Urology Centers of New York (AUCNY), the largest independent provider of urology services in the United States. Richard V. Musto, MD; Manuel E. Grinberg, MD; and Michael W. Kleeman, DO will lead three new AUCNY locations in Port Jefferson, East Patchogue, and Riverhead. To learn more, please click here.
There’s plenty of uncertainty regarding payments and the regulatory environment, putting many physician practices into cost-cutting mode. But one thing is certain: doctors are focusing on cutbacks that won’t turn patients away.
Integrated Medical Professionals has put a major focus on conducting patient satisfaction surveys, collecting close to 40,000 responses. Read about the results here.
Deepak A. Kapoor, MD, president of the Large Urology Group Practice Association, chairman and CEO of Integrated Medical Professionals, PLLC, discusses the greater exposure to high-quality healthcare that is provided by the integration of ancillary services into community urology practices. Read the story, and click here for the video.
Dr. Deepak Kapoor on the Utilization of Prostate Biopsies
Published Online: Thursday, February 14, 2013
Deepak A. Kapoor, MD, president of the Large Urology Group Practice Association, chairman and CEO of Integrated Medical Professionals, PLLC, discusses the implications of a large study looking at the detection of prostate cancer using prostate biopsies. Please click here to watch the video.