Louis Potters, MD

Codirector, North Shore-LIJ Cancer Institute
Chair, Radiation Medicine, North Shore-LIJ Health System

Recent Posts By: Louis Potters, MD

Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer

Brachytherapy has been proven as a highly effective prostate cancer treatment. This outpatient procedure, which is usually finished in about an hour, uses radiation in the form of tiny “seeds” that are carefully injected via a needle-stick into the prostate, near the tumor. There is no cutting or suturing, and patients may return to 100%… Read more »