About Dr. Gerald Chodak

This website has been developed by Dr. Gerald Chodak who has been a urologist and prostate disease specialist for almost 30 years.  He has extensive experience in teaching and educating patients and physicians about prostate cancer and benign prostate disease.  He has lectured in 14 countries and has published over 150 original articles on these topics.  He was instrumental in helping form US TOO, an international support group for men with prostate cancer and their significant others. (Updated May, 2012)

His goals for this website are to:

  • Educate patients about prostate disease and prostate cancer
  • Inform patients of all the treatment options along with the risks and benefits
  • Empower patients to ask good questions of their doctors and share in the decision about their treatment