Hi, I’m Dr. Scholz. Let’s talk about prostate cancer. In this video, we’re going to talk about erectile dysfunction caused by treatment for prostate cancer. Talking about impotence like it’s a black and white issue—either you have it or you don’t—is not always an accurate representation of some of the… Continue Reading Erectile Dysfunction from Prostate Cancer Treatment | Prostate Cancer Staging Guide

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a breast biopsy procedure – using a hollow needle to sample a portion of a lump or thickening in the breast. But what does that actually mean? Biopsy is a general term which simply means “the removal of tissue for microscopic examination.” Your… Continue Reading Patient Education Breast Biopsy Needle Surgery

My name is Andrea Furlan and I am pain specialist in Toronto Canada, today we’re going to talk about neuropathic pain. With my experience of 25 years working in pain clinics and with patients who have chronic pain I can say that the worst descriptions that I hear about pain… Continue Reading Neuropathic Pain by Dr. Andrea Furlan

Hi, I’m Dr. Scholz. Let’s talk about prostate cancer. In this video, we’re going to cover urinary side effects from prostate surgery. I’m always surprised when patients are unaware of the difference in urinary side effects between surgery and radiation, the two most popular types of treatment for prostate cancer.… Continue Reading Urinary Incontinence after Radical Prostatectomy | Prostate Cancer Staging Guide

Hi, I’m Dr. Scholz. Let’s talk about prostate cancer. In this video we’re going to cover Azure prostate cancer that in standard terms is called “high-risk prostate cancer.” I don’t really like that term “high-risk” because it suggests that there’s a high-risk of dying which is truly not the case.… Continue Reading Treatment for Low and Basic Azure (High-Risk) Prostate Cancer | Prostate Cancer Staging Guide

Hi, I’m Dr. Scholz. Let’s talk about prostate cancer. We’ve been going through a series of short videos about the management of Teal otherwise known as intermediate risk prostate cancer. In this video we’re going to cover the comparison of all the different treatment options for Teal, and try to… Continue Reading Choosing a Treatment for Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer | Prostate Cancer Staging Guide

I had a preconceived notion about the prep for the colonoscopy. And was a little unclear as to the procedure itself. And maybe I had some preconceived notions that I would be uncomfortable with it. Now after the fact, the procedure itself is really nothing. It’s very easy. My surgeon… Continue Reading A patient’s experience with rectal cancer and treatment

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a breast biopsy procedure – using a hollow needle to sample a portion of a lump or thickening in the breast. But what does that actually mean? Biopsy is a general term which simply means “the removal of tissue for microscopic examination.” Your… Continue Reading Breast Biopsy Needle Surgery PreOp® Patient Education Medical Video

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a breast biopsy procedure – using a hollow needle to sample a portion of a lump or thickening in the breast. In your case, you have lump or thickening in your breast. It was felt by you or your doctor during a routine… Continue Reading Breast Biopsy Needle Surgery

This is a video of a ultrasound guided core-needle breast biopsy. The lesion is localized using ultrasound. Local anasthesia is injected in the biopsy site. To avoid unnecessary trauma to the skin, a small skin incision is made with a scalpel blade, prior to the biopsy. The biopsy needle is… Continue Reading Core-needle breast biopsy • Oncolex