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Instituto Oncológico Alexander Fleming

CABA, Argentina

Instituto Oncológico Alexander Fleming

The Alexander Fleming Institute is one of the most important private institutions in the teaching, assistance and research of cancer and related diseases in Argentina. The institute's prostate cancer unit has been operating since March 2016 within the genitourinary oncology department of the institutución. It is formed by oncologists, urologists and radiotherapists experts with wide experience in the care of patients with prostate tumors. The members of the unit meet weekly to discuss the problem cases that arise from daily practice. Decisions related to the treatment strategy arise from a consensus among the different participants. The unit fulfills teaching tasks by training physicians in training as well as advising other clinical practitioners in the management of pathology. Members of the unit are conducting industry-sponsored academic research protocols focused on prostate cancer.

Unit Director: Alberto VillarongaSurgery

Interdisciplinary and Multiprofessional Team

  • Core Team
,Urologists,Radiation Oncologists,Medical Oncologists,Pathologists
  • Non Core Team and Associated Services
,Imaging specialists,Medical physicists,Clinical psychologists with experience in uro-oncology,Other professionals authorized to offer regular psychological support,Clinical trial coordinator
  • Interdisciplinary and Multiprofessional Case Management:
,Team Meetings held on a regular basis,Multidisciplinary clinic for newly referred prostate cancer patients
  • Treatments available:
,Radical prostatectomy,External Radioterapy,Brachytherapy,Hormonal therapy,Chemotherapy
  • Observational programs available:
,Active Surveillance,Watchful Waiting

Instituto Oncológico Alexander Fleming

Cramer 1180
C1426ANZ CABA, Argentina
Phone: +5401132218900
Fax: +5401132218900

Last modified: 17 July 2017