Prostate Cancer Program

Prostate cancer will affect one in every six men and is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in American men. At Northside Hospital Cancer Institute, more prostate cancer cases have been treated than at any other hospital in Georgia.

As with any cancer, early detection is a key component to successful treatment and survival. That is why Northside Hospital has a comprehensive prostate cancer treatment program which offers screening, diagnosis, leading-edge treatment and support.

Screening & Diagnostics

Finding prostate cancer at its early stages can save lives. That is why Northside Hospital Cancer Institute offers free community prostate screenings throughout the year. Northside Hospital offers a full range of diagnostic tests. Options include digital rectal examinations, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) lab tests, transrectal ultrasounds and biopsies.


Our leading-edge Prostate Care Program and highly experienced health care professionals, provide advanced treatments including: robotic prostatectomy, hormone therapy and prostate seed implantation-radiation.  

Support & Survivorship

From trained nurse navigators to support groups, Northside offers multiple support resources for patients who have prostate cancer.

Northside Hospital is the leading hospital in Georgia for prostate cancer treatment, with successful outcomes beating the national average. Leading the way in groundbreaking procedures for better outcomes and less invasive treatments, Northside offers a wide range of treatments – from the minimally invasive to the latest advances in robotic surgery.

It’s important to remember that every case of prostate cancer is different and based on the patient’s age, stage of the disease and their doctor’s advice, treatment options will vary.

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