About Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer among men in the United States. Only skin cancer is more common. Every year more than 248,900 American men are diagnosed with prostate cancer, and 33,720 die from the disease, according to the National Cancer Institute.

It's important to know the facts about prostate cancer so you and your family can make informed choices about screening and treatment.

Explore these pages to learn more about prostate cancer and how it's treated:


Have you been diagnosed with prostate cancer? The Chesapeake Urology Prostate Cancer Care Program offers comprehensive treatment options and a unique set of services to help guide you through your journey.