Welcome to Vantage Urologic Institute
The Vantage Urologic Institute is a premier provider of urologic healthcare offering a distinctive patient experience. Our staff is at the forefront in “personalized medicine” with focus on tailoring urologic diagnosis, treatment and disease management strategies to the individual characteristics of each patient. Results achieved with this approach have earned our institution a reputation for innovation and excellence. Located in north central Florida, the Vantage Urologic Institute offers patients and their families unsurpassed expertise, service and support.
Most men think of estrogen as exclusively a female hormone, but men also produce it. In fact, testosterone is the precursor of estradiol, an estrogen, and the primary female sex hormone. Testosterone is converted into estradiol via the aromatase enzyme.
A myriad of molecular-based risk assessment tests derived from serum, urine, and tissue have emerged to improve the specificity for detection and stratification of clinically significant prostate cancer.