A Study of MRI/US Fusion Imaging and Biopsy in Combination with Nanoparticle Directed Focal Therapy in Prostate Cancer

ID Number 16-0128

Principal Investigator(s)
Ardeshir R Rastinehad

Department(s) or Division(s)
Hematology and Medical Oncology


You are being asked to participate in this research study of an investigational therapy for the thermal (heat) destruction of tumors of the prostate using a combination of particles infused into your blood stream and a laser applied to the tumor.  MRI/US fusion imaging (combining the use MRI and Ultrasound) and biopsy is used to diagnose the prostate cancer and provide guidance to the placement of the laser fiber.

Contact Information
Dr. Ardeshir Rastinehad
(212) 824-7309

Recruiting Patients: Yes