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Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer found in men in the United States and is the second leading cause of cancer death among men.
Your Team of Specialists Focuses on You & Your Treatment
Dan Watson, MD
(pictured to the left), is the medical director of the multidisciplinary urologic cancer program, leading a team of experts who will customize your cancer care based on your individual case. Members of our urologic cancer team include experts from surgical oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, pathology, nutrition
, patient navigation
, clinical research
, psychosocial support services
and symptom management
Multidisciplinary Prostate Cancer Clinic
Our Multidisciplinary Prostate Cancer Clinic
provides you with a unique opportunity to receive a second opinion on your cancer diagnosis. Our team of specialists will review your case together and discuss treatment options for your cancer. From there, you’ll receive an individualized treatment plan recommendation.
Cancer Patient Navigators Help You through Your Treatment
Our cancer patient navigators
are your first line of support as you undergo treatment. These nurses have specialized training in cancer and are here to help you and your family every step of the way. Their services are available to any cancer patient, regardless of diagnosis.
Specialized Care for Inpatient Treatment
Should your treatment require an overnight stay, the inpatient oncology unit
located on the seventh floor of Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center will provide you with the expert care, support and amenities you need.
Clinical Trials Offer Treatments Not Widely Available
Novant Health Cancer Center participates in national and international clinical research trials
, allowing our patients to have an opportunity to receive cancer treatment not widely available. Check out our current list of clinical trials available for prostate cancer patients.
Cancer Support for You & Your Family
Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center
offers a prostate cancer support group that meets the second Monday of the month at 7 p.m. Patients and families can also benefit from other support services offered at Buddy Kemp, including counseling, support groups, case management, educational seminars and a lending boutique.
Symptom Management to Improve Your Quality of Life
At Novant Health, part of treating your cancer is helping you manage the physical side effects of the disease and its treatment. Novant Health Cancer Rehab & Wellness
offers nutrition counseling
and exercise programs
led by specially trained cancer experts to improve symptoms during treatment or recovery.