Early-Stage Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is the third most common cancer among men in Singapore. In its early stages, it is usually localized with little to no symptoms. Learn more about the symptoms and treatments available.
Advanced-Stage Prostate Cancer
According to the Singapore Cancer Registry, 30.7% of male patients are diagnosed with Stage 4 prostate cancer in their first diagnosis. This usually mean that cancer cells have spread beyond the prostate to other organs in the body. Learn more about the available treatments here.
Why Prostate Health is Important
The importance of good prostate health cannot be understated as it is essential for fertility, with ailments affecting up to 50% of all men aged above 50 years old.
My Prostate is Enlarged, What’s Next?
Have you noticed more frequent visits to the bathroom, or experienced difficulty starting urination? These are signs that could point you to an enlarged prostate.
Prostate Health: High Fat Diet – What are the Risks?
We are all aware that a high-fat diet is unhealthy for our body in general but do you know what are the effects it can have on your prostate?
Debunking Prostate Cancer Myths
There are still a lot of myths and misconceptions surrounding prostate cancer, including how it is detected, managed and treated. Our urologist debunks some common myths in this article.
Farrer Park Hospital Steps Up Prostate Cancer Treatment with Lutetium-177 PSMA Therapy
Farrer Park Hospital announced the availability of Lutetium-177 Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen Therapy (“Lu177 PSMA Therapy”), a treatment for advanced prostate cancer.
What is Prostate Cancer?
Urologist Dr. Chong Kian Tai talks about Prostate Cancer, the risks, preventions, prevalence and how we can better support men with prostate cancer.
What is Focal Therapy?
Urologist Dr. Chong Kian Tai shares more on Focal Therapy, a non-invasive treatment for localized prostate cancer that uses high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technology to destroy cancer tissues while leaving healthy tissues intact.