HIFU ( high intensity focused ultrasound ) is a nonsurgical procedure for the treatment of prostate cancer. At CMCS Health, we offer cost-effective HIFU treatment with the best and most experienced Indian prostate cancer specialists for medical travelers, seeking prostate cancer treatment in India.
What is HIFU:
HIFU ( high intensity focused ultrasound ) is a novel nonsurgical procedure approved by the US FDA for the treatment of localized and non metastatic prostate cancer. In the HIFU procedure, multiple ultrasound waves are produced at a higher intensity and in a highly focused form aimed at cancerous tissues in the prostate gland.
Which patient are ideal for HIFU treatment for prostate cancer :
Those patients who have a smaller prostate gland and in whom cancer is localized and not metastatic are the best suited for HIFU treatment for prostate cancer.
HIFU can also be used as an alternative or follow-up treatment for those patients where other treatments like surgery or radiation therapy have failed and the tumor is confined to a small area of the prostate gland.
Advantages of HIFU for prostate cancer treatment :
- It does not include surgery or radiation therapy
- Focal HIFU can treat smaller prostate cancerous tissues without harming surrounding healthy tissues, muscles, and nerves
- It is an outpatient ( OPD ) procedure with no hospital stay, the patient can return the home same day and start his work and other activities within 24 hours of the procedure.
- It has fewer chances of urinary incontinence or erectile dysfunction as compared to surgery or radiation therapy
Lowest cost - Highest Quality HIFU for prostate cancer treatment in India :
The cost of HIFU treatment for prostate cancer depends on the size of tumor, hospital and experience of the treating doctor .
Best quality HIFU treatment for prostate cancer treatment in India may range from 3500 to 5000 USD .
HIFU for prostate cancer treatment in India :
At CMCS Health, we are associated with the best Indian prostate cancer specialists including Medical Oncologists who are experts in chemotherapy, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, and hormone therapy, Uro.- Onco. surgeons who are well versed with Robot-assisted prostatectomy and Radiation oncologists for complete and comprehensive prostate cancer treatment in India.