Surgery is one of the main treatments for prostate cancer. An operation to remove your prostate gland aims to cure your cancer.
Your surgeon may also suggest surgery as a way of relieving symptoms such as difficulty passing urine.
Find out about the different types of surgery for prostate cancer.
Find out about how you have surgery to remove your prostate gland.
Find out about surgery to remove the inner part of the prostate gland.
Find out about surgery to remove the testicles to treat prostate cancer.
Find out what happens before surgery, having an anaesthetic, the people you’ll meet and the exercises you need to do.
Find out about what you need to take in, what to expect and how to prepare to make it less stressful.
Find out what happens on the day of surgery, including about having an anaesthetic.
Find out how you’ll feel after your surgery, possible problems after surgery and your follow up appointments.