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Ross Krasnow, MD, MPH, Urologic Oncologist

Ross Krasnow, MD, MPH, is a urologic oncologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He takes special interest in the treatment of complex urologic tumors and conditions.

 

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Why I stand behind digital rectal exams for prostate cancer screening

by Ross Krasnow, MD, MPH, Urologic Oncologist
September 04, 2018

“You want to put your finger where? Why? Do you really need to do that?” I’ve heard many men say…

Advanced technology offers better kidney cancer outcomes, less pain, and quicker recovery

by Ross Krasnow, MD, MPH, Urologic Oncologist
May 15, 2018

Years ago, before we had advanced and routine imaging, a kidney mass was only discovered when it had become very…

What to do when prostate cancer biopsy/PSA test results conflict

by Ross Krasnow, MD, MPH, Urologic Oncologist, Lambros Stamatakis, MD, Director, Urologic Oncology
September 28, 2017

Prostate cancer can be challenging to detect. Our screening and diagnostic tools—prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing and transrectal ultrasound-guided (TRUS) prostate…

Should men get a PSA test to screen for prostate cancer, and when?

by Ross Krasnow, MD, MPH, Urologic Oncologist
September 19, 2017

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, with one in seven men in the United States projected to…