Dr. Matthew Cooperberg | CureTalks
Dr. Matthew Cooperberg, is Assistant Professor of Urology, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA. Dr. Cooperberg research focus has primarily been prostate cancer with interest in: 1)health services research, documenting ongoing trends and regional variation in the use of diagnostic, imaging, and therapeutic interventions for men with all stages of prostate cancer; 2) risk assessment, developing and validating prognostic tools incorporating both standard clinical information and emerging biomarkers; 3) comparative effectiveness research, examining evidence regarding the relative benefits of surgery, radiation, and other treatments in terms of cancer control, quality of life, and cost; and 4) decision support and survivorship, helping men make better-informed decisions about both treatments and management of short- and long-term treatment sequelae.
Should you opt for active surveillance when diagnosed with prostate cancer or Does your PSA test warrant more aggressive therapy instead? Tune in…