Our Physicians - Dr. William Orovan
William L. Orovan, MBA, M.D. FRCS(C), FACS (Medical Director)
Professor Urology and Urological Oncology - McMaster University. Chair, Dept. of Surgery.
Dr. William Orovan is a Urological Surgeon certified as a fellow by the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He is also a Diplomat of the American Board of Urology.
Dr. Orovan has a long standing interest in urological cancer and has completed post-fellowship training in this area at the University of Texas System Cancer Center, M.D. Anderson Hospital in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Orovan has acted as Dean of the Facility of Health Sciences at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario and is currently Chair of the Department of Surgery at that institution. Dr. Orovan's clinical practice is specifically limited to Urological Oncology. Dr. Orovan has held various administrative positions in healthcare in Ontario including President of the Ontario Medical Association in 2000.
Cleveland Clinic Canada is home to our medical offices.
Our goal is to provide men with access to the latest proven treatment for localized prostate cancer.
We have treated more patients with the Ablatherm® HIFU device than any other facility in North America. Find out more about our clinic.
Video - Dr. Orovan
Dr. Orovan speaks about prostate cancer, treatments and treatment options.
Find out why this renowned physician believes that the high intensity focused ultrasound is the best option for localized prostate cancer.
He also discusses the Ablatherm® device vs. the Sonablate treatment option for delivering ultrasound waves and why the Ablatherm® is clearly the preferred choice for physicians and patients.
View the Prostate Cancer Treatment HIFU video with Dr. Orovan.
Surgeon, Oncologist and MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Dr. Orovan is the medical director of the Maple Leaf HIFU clinic in Canada.
The goal of the clinic is to provide patients with access to the latest proven treatment option available for localized prostate cancer.
All of our clinic's physicians are experts trained in the use of the High Intensity Focused Ultrasound treatment procedure.
- Learn more about prostate cancer
- View a HIFU procedure video
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Latest research
- Ablatherm® vs. Sonablate comparison