Prostate cancer treatment

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Choose the San Diego prostate cancer specialist who's right for you.

Why choose Sharp for prostate treatment?

  • Recognized nationally by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program

  • Leader in experimental cancer clinical trials, which have led to new FDA-approved drugs

  • Only provider in the South Bay to offer the TrueBeam STx® radiosurgery/radiotherapy system and only Accuray Radixact System treatment center in San Diego

  • Sharp's caregivers are committed to providing an extraordinary level of care, which we call The Sharp Experience, to each one of our patients

  • Free support groups - Meet other patients to share your concerns and experiences of living with prostate cancer and exchange ideas to discover new coping strategies. Support groups are available in Spanish and English.

Prostate cancer treatment options at Sharp

Approximately one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime. Accurate diagnosis and the right treatment options are essential to ensuring the best possible outcome. We offer minimally invasive options to treat prostate cancer and other prostate conditions while preserving healthy functions and allowing a quicker return to normal life. 

  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) - Precise targeting of prostate tumors with a short, one-week course of treatment

  • Brachytherapy - The placement of seeds into the prostate, which give off low doses of radiation for weeks or months

  • Removal of prostate

  • Watchful waiting - Close monitoring without therapy

Prostate cancer programs and services at Sharp

Sharp offers a full range of prostate cancer care services, including:

  • Preventive screenings

  • Diagnostic services

  • Cancer clinical trials

  • Robotic surgery

  • Support groups and holistic healing programs

Locations of prostate cancer care services in San Diego

Sharp offers prostate cancer treatment at the following centers in San Diego.

Learn more

To find a Sharp-affiliated doctor who specializes in prostate cancer treatment, search for cancer specialists or call 858-499-3536, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.