After treating hundreds of prostate cancer patients in Mexico, Bermuda and the Bahamas, Charlotte urologist Dr. Samuel Peretsman is planning his first HIFU procedure in Charlotte in early December. The technology for HIFU (high intensity focused ultrasound) was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in October.
After treating hundreds of prostate cancer patients in Mexico, Bermuda and the Bahamas, Charlotte urologist Dr. Samuel Peretsman is planning his first HIFU procedure in Charlotte in early December. The technology for HIFU (high intensity focused ultrasound) was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in October. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
After treating hundreds of prostate cancer patients in Mexico, Bermuda and the Bahamas, Charlotte urologist Dr. Samuel Peretsman is planning his first HIFU procedure in Charlotte in early December. The technology for HIFU (high intensity focused ultrasound) was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in October. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

Charlotte urologist one of first to perform HIFU for prostate cancer in this country

December 01, 2015 05:24 PM

UPDATED December 01, 2015 05:39 PM

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