Keep working on the CoH guys. They can come down more.
I used Tim Wilson at CoH. Great facility and great surgeons. Peter Carroll does still do surgeries but your question is a valid one for him to answer. Kawachi is an excellent choice as well.
Keep up the diligent approach. You don't get any do overs with prostate cancer therapies and you have already learned about
the fact that if you choose surgery, you want a wiz doing it. The names you have put out there are at the top of that list.
Advanced Prostate Cancer at age 44 (I am 48 now)
pT3b,N0,Mx (original PSA was 19.8) EPE, PM, SVI. Gleason 4+3=7
RALP ~ 2/17/2007 at the City of Hope near Los Angeles.
Adjuvant Radiation Therapy ~ IMRT Completed 8/07
Adjuvant Hormone Therapy ~ 28 months on Casodex and Lupron.
"I beat up this disease and took its lunch money! I am in remission."
I am currently not being treated, but I do have regular oncology visits.
I am the president of an UsTOO chapter in Las Vegas
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