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Survivorship

September 30, 2021

Prostate cancer survivorship care encompasses men’s health and wellbeing from the diagnosis stage and onwards. The survivorship process is different […]

Physiotherapy

We have a Pelvic Health Physiotherapist conveniently located onsite at The Prostate Clinic. The aim of physiotherapy is to help […]

Weight loss

We operate a weight loss clinic with our Nurse and Nutritionist, Kendall Gow who specialises in weight loss for those […]

Urinary problems

The Prostate Clinic provides treatment and expertise for a wide variety of urinary problems, from LUTS, to treatments such as […]

Kendall Gow

September 24, 2021

Kendall is a Diabetes Specialist Nurse at the Prostate Clinic and at Hollywood Private Hospital. She is passionate about chronic […]

Sarah Kenagy

Sarah has studied at both Curtin University and Melbourne University in both undergraduate and post graduate qualifications. She holds a Masters […]

MELISSA BARRETT

August 30, 2019

MSN, BSc, Grad Dip Diab Ed, Midwife A Nurse Practitioner is a Registered Nurse educated and authorised to function autonomously […]

NATALIE MCKAY

Natalie is an experienced theatre scrub nurse, and has been working at Hollywood Private Hospital for . She has extensive […]

Information For Your Prostate Cancer Journey

August 29, 2019

Step 1: Prostate Biopsy  Download here  —  Information pack on your upcoming Prostate Biopsy Step 2: Choosing a Treatment Download […]

Calcium Oxalate

May 10, 2016

Calcium oxalate stones are the most common kidney stones in Western society. It is known that 40% of first time […]

Uric Acid Stone

April 10, 2016

Uric acid is a waste of protein metabolism. It is also present in large quantities in some foods. It causes […]

UTI Prevention

March 10, 2016

The vast majority of UTI’s are caused by bacteria from the bowels. Bacteria enter the bladder through the short urethra […]

Post Considerations After a TURP

TURP – Transurethral Resection of the Prostate. This operation is done to remove prostate tissue which is obstructing the flow […]

Post Considerations After a TURBT

TURBT – Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour. This operation is done to remove a bladder tumour, it is done […]

Post Considerations After a GLL

GLL – GreenLight Laser Prostatectomy. This operation is done to remove prostate tissue which is obstructing the flow of urine […]

DXT Disadvantages

Urinary and rectal side effects are common and long term In high risk disease dose may not be sufficient Dose […]

Care of the Patient Undergoing RARP

Prostate cancer has many treatment options. In addition to open retropubic and perineal approaches to radical prostatectomy, laparoscopic robotic prostatectomy […]

RARP (Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy)

RARP is an operation to cure prostate cancer by the completely removing all of the prostate and the attached seminal […]

LISA FERRI

Lisa Ferri is the Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse at Hollywood Private Hospital. This role was developed by the Prostate Cancer […]

DR TOM SHANNON

Dr Tom Shannon is an urologist with over 15 years experience in prostate cancer and minimally invasive surgery. Following graduation […]

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