Best Cancer Hospital India.com

Your guide to the hospitals offering the best value and quality care in india
24x7 Helpline : +91-9899993637
WhatsApp : +91-9899993637
HomeTechnologyPVP (Photo-Selective Vaporization of the Prostate)

PVP (Photo-Selective Vaporization of the Prostate) at World Class Hospitals in India

Novalis Tx Radiosurgery in India

This procedure is also known as Greenlight HPS, Greenlight PV, Laser Prostatectomy, Laser TURP etc. and is a new advancement in laser prostate surgery and an alternative to traditional prostate surgery (TURP) for enlarged prostate. This laser treatment of the prostate is a new, minimally invasive surgical technique for treating Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), or enlargement of the prostate.

This procedure has few advantages over traditional TURP like, quicker recovery, minimal blood loss, minimal side effects, dramatic increase in the urine flow, quick return to normal activities, long lasting symptom relief and usually no need for a catheter after the procedure in most of the cases.

Patients referred for consideration of PVP will have a full medical history and prostate examination and would undergo ultrasound, urinary flow test, PSA test, blood investigations etc.Request a Call BackRequest a Call Back

Photoselective Vaporisation of the Prostate (PVP) uses a powerful, green laser to vaporise the prostate and hence produce a reduction in prostate size like the TURP. The green light is selectively absorbed by the red prostate tissue hence photoselective. The laser is delivered through a fibre passed down a telescope (cystoscope) through which the prostate can be viewed. There is minimal bleeding associated with this technique and with small prostates it is possible to leave the patient without a catheter after the operation.

As far as complications are concerned, Green Light Laser has fewer complications than traditional prostate surgical treatments, side effects of the treatment still occur. The Green Light laser has been shown to have shorter hospital stays and fewer complications. As with all prostate surgery, sexual side effects may include retrograde ejaculation and in rare instances, erectile dysfunction (impotence, about 1%). Rare episodes of strictures (scar tissue build up) have been noted in urethra (urine tube).Post a QueryRefer a Patient


How does the Green Light Laser PVP work?

A thin fiber is inserted into the urethra through a cystocscope. The fiber delivers green laser energy that quickly vaporizes and precisely removes enlarged prostate tissue. The physician is able to safely view and control the treatment area, tailoring it to each patient’s anatomy and needs. Natural urine flow is immediately restored and urinary symptoms are relieved quickly. Post a QueryRefer a Patient


See What People Say about us?

What People Say about us

"To discover that I suffered from enlarged Prostate which had some cancer involvement was quite a shock for me just after I turned 55 years last December. . I then went to the Internet and found BestCancerhospitalIndia website amongst several several others. I sent e-mails off with my specific problem outlined to three sites. Almost instantly I received a response from a top hospital in India asking for my medical reports, which I mailed to them.

Just the next day I got another email with so much of valuable information about the treatment options I had and the profiles of the doctors and number of surgeries performed by them. I followed their advice for a Robotic Prostate Surgery that would also take care of my other concerns about cancer spill and impotency.

Now just 2 weeks later, I am glad that I made a quick decision and I am feeling much better and walking unassisted and ready to return home. I attribute this to the world class technology here in India and the skill of the surgeon and staff who have worked so hard to get me back on the feet. The staff at the hospital are all smiles and very helpful. I enjoyed all my meals during my stay. I would recommend anyone who needs a Prostate Surgery to go for the Robotic option, its a bit expensive but the pay offs are superb - less pain, quick recovery and no fear of complications."

Thanks you all and God bless you ! -

Mr Adamu Ikeokwu from Nigeria ( Prostate Cancer Surgery )


Free No ObligationContact us for a Free No Obligation Opinion and Cost Estimate for Medical Treatment from Top Doctors in India

Please scan and email your medical reports for a Free, No Obligation Opinion from India's leading Surgeons/ Specialist Doctors at India's Best Hospitals with in 48 Hours of receipt.

  • Email to us [email protected]
  • WhatsApp - Or you can take a picture of the medical reports with your phone camera and send to us by WhatsAppWhatsapp on +91 98 9999 3637

Email your Medical
Reports to us for opinion
by India's Top doctors
We send you Expert Medical Opinion and Treatment Cost Estimate from India's Leading Hospitals
Once you Decide, We help to Schedule appointments, Apply for Medical Visa, Airport Pick up, Post Hospital Stay

Expert AdviceGet Expert Advice from Top Cancer Doctors.

Note:If you are unable to submit this form for some reason please send us the details by email to [email protected] or you can also send by WhatsApp: +919899993637