Urologic Oncology Group

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Contact Information

Luke Thomas Lavallée, MDCM, MSc, FRCSC

lulavallee@toh.on.ca

Administrative Assistant:
Kelly Hillier
Phone: 613-737-8899 x 73019
Email: khiller@toh.ca

The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus
501 ch. Smyth Rd.
Box / C.P. 222
Ottawa, ON
K1H 8L6

News

Urologists reduce unnecessary prostate cancer surgery in Eastern Ontario
July 5, 2018 - A growing number of patients in Eastern Ontario are being saved from unnecessary prostate cancer surgeries, according to a study led by Dr. Luke Lavallée and Dr. Luke Witherspoon published in CMAJ Open.
Prostate cancer research gets $200,000 boost from TELUS Ride For Dad
September 21, 2016 - Drs. Christina Addison, Kristopher Dennis,
$150,000 grant to help researchers test whether exercise before surgery can help elderly patients recover
August 17, 2016 - Dr. Daniel McIsaac and his team were awarded $US 150,000 by the International Anesthesia Research Society
Many prostate cancer patients saved from unnecessary treatments and side effects
February 29, 2016 - Low-risk patients increasingly undergoing regular monitoring rather than immediate treatment Of the approximately 24,000 Canadians diagnosed with
Controversial prostate cancer screening can be improved by repeating abnormal tests
December 10, 2015 - For more than 20 years, the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test has been used to help screen for prostate cancer, but in recent years, some task forces have called for this blood test to be abandoned because it leads to many unnecessary biopsies. N