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Prostate Seed Implants

Some men with prostate cancer may be candidates for prostate brachytherapy. This is a procedure performed in the operating room by a urologist and a radiation oncologist where 70 to 100 radioactive seeds are permanently implanted into the prostate to destroy cancer tissue.

Courageous Stories

Suzanne Staab

Suzanne's Story

In keeping with tradition at Hall-Perrine, Suzanne Staab – with family, friends and Mercy staff by her side – rings a bell to signify the end of her cancer treatment. Watch her story.

To discuss treatments call (319) 365-HOPE (4673)