Episode 73: Men’s Health: Prostate cancer & more Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie
On June 27, 2021, our host Dr. Marianne Ritchie was joined by Leonard G. Gomella, MD, FACS, The Bernard W. Godwin Professor of Prostate Cancer, Chairman, Department of Urology, Senior Director Clinical Affairs, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Enterprise VP for Urology, Jefferson Health System and Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Urology International, Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital.
Dr. Gomella will provide an update on risks, diagnosis, and treatment for prostate cancer. He will also discuss the symptoms and treatment for an enlarged prostate and explain what to do if a patient sees blood in his urine.
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINK PLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGN for Colon Cancer Awareness.
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