We are an iconic provider of hospital-based healthcare, striving to deliver an exceptional standard of care
We comprise several hospitals, health centres, a nationally accredited education provider and a world-class research institute
We are a nationally accredited, hospital-based Registered Training Organisation - the only one of its kind in Queensland
We are part of a collaborative research institute with The University of Queensland and founding partner of the Translational Research Institute
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer which solely affects men – and it claims around 3500 lives in Australia each year. But the good news is, treatment has changed dramatically in recent years, enabling men with prostate cancer to live long and active lives.
Early screening and detection of prostate cancer is so important as there are often no symptoms of the disease.
Once men hit 50, they should be getting a PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) blood test every two years, and they should start even sooner if they have a family history of the disease.
Our teams of prostate cancer experts at Mater help men through every step of their fight against this disease. From diagnosis, through to management and treatment. They include:
Mater provides quality and compassionate care to patients with cancer. Click the link below to find out more about the services we offer.