THE SECOND OPINION

(A DOCUMENTARY)

2008

Watch: https://vimeo.com/110842014

 

Synopsis: The film presents arguments from renowned scientists and doctors claiming that the PSA TEST, that is presently used to detect prostate cancer in men, is unreliable and leading to unnecessary treatment, radiation, and radical surgeries. Men talk candidly about their experiences, choices, and side effects of surgery, radiation, cryosurgery, and no treatment at all, after having had the PSA test that lead to their prostate cancer diagnosis.

 

Writer/Director: Sheri Sussman

 

Producers: Sheri Sussman/Wes Tabayoyong 

 

Executive Producer: Earl Lestz

 

DP: Jeffrey Norvet 

 

Editors: Wes Tabayoyong/Sheri Sussman 

 

Starring: Richard J. Ablin, Ph.D.; Alan Shapiro, M.D.