Ferdinand Frauscher is Associate Professor of Radiology, appointed at the faculty of the Medical University Innsbruck in 1993. At Medical University Innsbruck, Austria, he was Head of the Division of Uroradiology and Head of Research. Currently he is Head of Prostate Imaging Centre in Igls. He is one of the leaders in the field of Uroradiology, especially focussing on prostate imaging. He has carried out extensive research on the role of ultrasound in prostate cancer detection.