Newton, MA -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/02/2015 -- Prostate cancer awareness month is September. Dr. Michael J. Misialek, a board certified pathologist, will be providing important information on prostate cancer all month on his website www.pathreport.org.
More than 200,000 men will develop prostate cancer this year, making it the #1 cancer after skin cancer. Almost 30,000 men will die of prostate cancer, second only to lung cancer.
How can one reduce their risk? Understand the risk factors. How is prostate cancer diagnosed? What screening tests are available? What is the latest research? How is precision medicine changing treatment approaches? How do pathologists play an important role in care? These are just some of the questions that will be explored.
About Dr. Misialek
Currently, Dr. Misialek serves at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Newton, MA as the Associate Chair of Pathology. He is Medical Director for the Vernon Cancer Center as well as the Chemistry and Point of Care Laboratories. This board certified pathologist practices in every area of pathology within a busy community teaching hospital. He is a strong advocate for pathology and serves on numerous committees with the College of American Pathologists. He is an expert in both anatomic and clinical pathology.
Informative videos are also available on his YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuxQMrrRWsWtINy0kxpmJdw, designed for helping people understand the value of pathologists in healthcare.
To learn more about health, laboratory testing and pathology, one may visit www.pathreport.org for more details.
Company: Path Report
Contact: Michael J. Misialek, M.D.
Address: Dept of Pathology, 2014 Washington Street Newton, MA 02462
Telephone No.: 617-243-6854