Posted 10 months ago

Bladder Cancer Awareness

May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month! Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers Urologist, Dr. Lauren Byrne explains the process of being diagnosed with bladder cancer. It is important for patients to understand early detection and the treatment options available.

Dr. Byrne says, “Bladder Cancer is this 4 most common malignancy in men and the 12th most common malignancy is women.”

At Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers our urologists specialize in detecting and treating all types of urological cancers. We offer the latest treatments for urological cancers, with a full range of services tailored for you and your specific needs. Dr. Byrne sees patients at the Ironwood Urology Gilbert Office. If you have received a bladder cancer diagnosis and would like to schedule with Dr. Byrne, please call 480-664-0261.

About Dr. Lauren Byrne

Lauren Byrne MD Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers UrologyLauren Byrne MD, is certified by the American Board of Urology and has practiced in Phoenix since 2012. A 2001 graduate of Cornell College (Mt. Vernon, IA), she graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine (Denver, CO) in 2006, and completed her Urology Residency in 2012 at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals (Cleveland, OH), where she served as chief resident from 2011-2012. Dr. Byrne is trained and certified to perform robotic surgery.

About Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers

Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers (ICRC) is the largest multi-specialty oncology network in the Greater Metro Phoenix area. They have over 100 medical providers, a robust Integrative Services program and a dedicated clinical research department. Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers has 15 valley locations and five comprehensive cancer care centers that offer a multi-disciplinary approach for expedited personalized patient care. For more information, please visit our website at