ABC News: focal therapy

19 Apr 2013

Reporter Sophie Scott's story, New pain-free treatment for prostate cancer, investigates the new and relatively painless treatment referred to generally as focal therapy. Dr Sricker, who is trialling focal therapies at St Vincent's Hospital, gives an insight into the Nanoknife treatment.

About Phillip

Phillip is the Chairman of the Department of Urology, St Vincent's Private Hospital and Clinic since 2003, and a Director of the St Vincent's Prostate Cancer Centre.

The Australian Prostate Cancer Research Centre in New South Wales recently appointed him as clinical director. He is also a member of the National Prostate Cancer Research Centre

Philip is currently the highest volume robotic surgeon in Australasia

He is perhaps best known for his work developing nerve sparing techniques to help patients maximise potency