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Surgery using the da Vinci surgical system.

This minimally invasive robot is a
state-of-the-art option used in many
surgeries today.   


Patient benefits may include
  • Significantly less pain
  • Less blood loss
  • Shorter recovery time
  • and in many cases, better
    clinical outcomes


Robotic Procedures
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Para esophageal Hernia/Nissen
    Fundoplication
  • Colon
  • Cholecystectomy


The benefits of robotically assisted
surgery are well established and
provide numerous advantages over
traditional laparoscopy.  The
da Vinci Surgical System provides
high definition 3D view of anatomy
and structures that is not attainable
with current laparoscopic  
technology.  Additionally, the
advanced "wristed" instrumentation
are aided by the stability and control
of the robotic arms to allow for safe, precise dissecting and suturing.  

Below are two short videos showing the precision a physician and achieve
using the robotic arms.     
Watch this video as a physician uses the da Vinci Robot to
stitch a grape back together
Paint a picture
Learn more about the da Vinci Robotics by visiting these
websites:
https://www.youtube.com/user/daVinciSurgery/videos        
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