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PanAm HIFU Opens a Prostate Cancer Treatment Center in Cancun

June 14, 2012

SARASOTA, Fla., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — PanAm HIFU, a world leader in prostate cancer treatment using HIFU technology, announces the opening of their new prostate cancer treatment center in Cancun, Mexico at the Amerimed Hospital. PanAm HIFU has partnered with EDAP TMS to offer patients minimally invasive focal therapy using the robotic Ablatherm®-HIFU system.

HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) is in late stage clinical trials in the U.S. Dr. Ronald E. Wheeler, medical director of PanAm HIFU, has extensive experience treating over 350 patients over the past 7 years. According to Dr. Wheeler, “Our expansion in Cancun is a milestone; it allows us to meet increasing demands to treat more patients and it allows us to train physicians on HIFU technology in preparation for U.S. approval. We are very excited to be a major contributor in this important advancement in patient care! ” Global and U.S. patients alike, find a first class treatment solution at PanAm HIFU. For more information, visit www.panamhifu.com.

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