Prostate Cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the United States. It also is one of the top 5 types of cancer that we treat at Sky Ridge.
Prostate Cancer Survival Rates by Cancer Stage
Timeframe: 2008-2010 (most recent data)
For prostate cancer patients treated at Sky Ridge from 2003 to 2005, by 2008 to 2010 the above reflected percentages survived. More than 77% of the prostate cancer patients treated at Sky Ridge were stage 2; 53% were under 60 years old and another 40% were in their 60s.
Age at Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
Prostate Cancer Treatment at Sky Ridge
The expected outcome of prostate cancer (called prognosis) is related to:
- PSA value
- Gleason Score
- Prostate cancer stage at diagnosis
At Sky Ridge Medical Center, we have some of Denver's and Colorado's top prostate cancer specialists who provide proven treatment therapies and practice leading minimally invasive surgical techniques. Our goal is to provide the highest-quality patient care possible. Because prostate cancer is the one of the most frequent cancer types we treat, our expertise and experience translates into better prostate cancer survival rates.