Despite the large number of men who get screened for prostate cancer each year, there is still a debate about the pros and cons of screening.
NYUCI experts discuss the facts necessary to make an informed decision about getting screened.
Alan Arslan, M.D., is an Assistant Professor at NYU's Langone Medical Center.
Arslan attended Dagestan Medical Academy, Russia.
Samir S. Taneja, M.D. is the James M. Neissa and Janet Riha Neissa Associate Professor of Urologic Oncology, Director of the Division of Urologic Oncology in the Department of Urology at the NYU Langone Medical Center, Program Leader of the Genitourinary Oncology Program of the NYU Cancer Institute, and, currently, Chief of the Urology Section at the Veterans Administration New York Harbor Healthcare System Manhattan Campus (Manhattan VA Medical Center).
Dr. Taneja received his undergraduate and medical education at Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his surgical and urologic training at the University of California at Los Angeles and joined the NYU faculty in 1996.