Our urologic cancer team treats people with cancers that develop in the urinary tract, including the prostate, kidney, bladder, penis, and testis. We also treat people who have cancers of the reproductive system (prostate, penis, and testes). We bring together specialists with in-depth training and experience in even the most advanced urologic cancers.
At Stanford Health Care, we understand how profoundly urologic cancers can affect your daily life. With the latest advances in cancer therapies, today’s treatments are highly effective and help preserve sexual, reproductive, and urinary function. From evaluation through treatment and follow-up, we tailor your care to your unique needs and goals to maximize your quality of life.
Through our active clinical research program, we bring the latest advances to our patients for detecting, diagnosing, and treating urologic cancers. Our multispecialty team offers expertise from several fields of medicine for comprehensive care. With a compassionate approach, we develop a customized treatment plan that effectively targets the cancer while preserving function.
Your treatment plan may include one or a combination of therapies. Each plan begins with a comprehensive review of your test results and tumor genetics. Our doctors draw upon their deep experience to develop a customized care path that is best suited for your condition.
For complex cases, our multispecialty teams participate in weekly case review meetings. Representatives from surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, genetics, and pathology discuss each case and identify the best treatment approach for each patient.
Our doctors are nationally recognized for high-quality care as measured by treatment outcomes, patient experience, and procedure volume. At Stanford Health Care, you’ll benefit from the most advanced and effective treatment options available, including: