[name edited out by Moderator]has had our MRI and biopsy report prior to arranging a conference call with himself and nurse specialist.
He has confirmed my husband is a good candidate ? He takes on higher grade Gleason scores too)
The investment is USD 30,000
We have had initial talks with BUPA that did not write it out under the company scheme. However we are accepting of we go here in all likelihood it will be a self funded exercise.
Our BUPA surgeon has agreed to do the active surveillance psa testing and MPMRI going forward.
At the 6 month heck if you are in the 5% fail rate the re ablation is free. Surgery and or radiation are stil options if you wish to decline tre treatment.
I am talking to TOOkAd guys in an Israel too .. [name edited out by Moderator]agrees this is probably the most exciting new development. We are still in conversation but my husband has bilatterrsl disease and the clinic Al trials have focused on single side disease.
For the USd 30.000 you get [name edited out by Moderator] personally who has done over 1.000 procedures. No occurrence of ED or in contender reported.
Spoke to GP yesterday they have no issues either re referring for active surveillance referral on NHS after this private treatment if needed ( bit the bupa cancer guarantee is pretty sound)
Not decided .., going through the clinical data plus international forums for any bad press... Nothing so far. They are buddying us up with a UK patient who has been through it earlier this year.
Active surveillance still a preference for us from the standard list we were given.