Richard G. Stock, MD – Prostate Cancer Expert – New York
Approximately 240,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer each year, making it the most common cancer in the United States. Fortunately, with improvements in early detection and recent advances in non-surgical treatment, men can be cured of this disease and still maintain an excellent quality of life.
Dr. Stock is a world renowned expert in the treatment of all stages of prostate cancer, including the treatment of recurrent cancer after proton beam radiation. Dr. Stock has treated more than 10,000 men with prostate cancer, and has performed more than 5,000 prostate seed implants, making Dr. Stock one of the world’s premier prostate cancer doctors. Extensive research in medical journals has been published by Dr. Stock. Dr. Stock has trained doctors across the United States, Europe, Asia, and Africa on seed implant technique. Our center also offer image guided radiation therapy (IGRT), the newest technology for the most precise delivery of external radiation therapy.
Dr. Stock is dedicated to providing you with state-of-the-art and compassionate care. His experience will allow you to feel confident that you have obtained the best possible treatment anywhere in the world. Once Dr. Stock has provided you with a full explanation of all of your available prostate cancer treatment options and answers to frequently asked questions, you will then be able to best decide which treatment is right for you.
This website presents straightforward and up to date information about prostate cancer screening, detection and treatment Please feel free to contact Dr. Stock if you have any questions. He looks forward to speaking with you.
In the early 1990’s Dr Stock, working with his urologic collegue Dr Nelson Stone developed a real-time technique for performing ultrasound guided brachytherapy.LEARN MORE
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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS 2015 – 2016
Prostate Brachytherapy Workshop
10/17/15, San Antonio Texas
Prostate Brachytherapy Conference
Utilization of MRI in the treatment of high risk prostate cancer
11/7/15, Houston, Texas
Department of Radiation Oncology
Weil Cornel Medical Center
Prostate Brachytherapy update
12/3/15, New York, NY
Department of Urology
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Prostate Brachytherapy update
12/16/15, New York, NY
Brachytherapy Quality Assurance School
2/26 – 2/27/16, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
CO-Director and speaker
3/10 – 3/3/16, Scottsdale, AZ
OCTOBER 13, 2006 IT WAS DISCOVERED THROUGH A BIOPSY THAT I HAD PROSTATE CANCER. LIKE MANY MEN I QUICKLY BECAME AN EXPERT BY TALKING TO MEN WHO HAD PROSTATE CANCER AND BY READING THE APPROPRIATE BOOKS ON PROSTATE CANCER. I TRAVELED TO NYC TO MEET WITH TWO DOCTORS REGARDING MY CANCER. THE FIRST DOCTOR SPECIALIZED IN PERFORMING RADICAL SURGERY FOR THE COMPLETE REMOVAL OF THE PROSTATE AND THE SECOND WAS DR. RICHARD STOCK WHO IMPLANTED RADIOACTIVE SEEDS ON THE PROSTATE. THE FIRST METHOD AND THE SECOND METHOD HAD THE SAME RECOVERY PERCENTAGES. I CHOSE THE SEEDS DUE TO THE QUICK RECOVERY AND IMMEDIATE RESUMPTION OF LIFESTYLE AND THE REASSURING PERSONALITY AND WARMTH OF DR. STOCK…
Brad Buchholz, Austin, Texas