Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery

Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery

What is da Vinci Surgery?

da Vinci Surgery is a minimally invasive option for patients facing abdominal or gastrointestinal surgery. Instead of a large abdominal incision used in open surgery, da Vincisurgeons make a few small incisions – smaller to traditional laparoscopy. However, the da Vinci System features a magnified 3S high-definition vision system and special wristed instruments that bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist. As a result, da Vinci enables your surgeon to operate with enhanced vision, precision, dexterity and control.

State-of-the-art da Vinci uses the latest in surgical and robotics technologies and is beneficial for performing complex surgery. Your surgeon is 100% in control of the da Vinci System, which translates his or her hand movements into smaller, more precise movements of tiny instruments inside your body.

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Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Surgery)

If you have severe gallbladder symptoms, your doctor may recommend surgery to remove your gallbladder. It can be performed using open surgery through a large incision or with minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy).

Dr. Barry Walter in the OR using the da Vinci.

Tradition laparoscopy and multi-port da Vinci Surgery, surgeons operate through a few small incisions. With Single incision traditional laparoscopy and da Vinci Sing-Site Surgery, your surgeon operates through one small incision in the navel (belly button).

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