More Patients Request Robotic Procedures

Posted by | Posted in da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Events, Memorial Medical Center, Women | Posted on 28-10-2011

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Good news travels fast. And as the benefits of robotic surgery continue to spread, more women facing hysterectomies and other gynecological procedures now request robotic surgeries. Read the rest of this entry »

State-of-the-Art Technology Showcased at Women’s Health Event

Posted by | Posted in da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Memorial Medical Center, Videos | Posted on 19-05-2011

Recovering from a traditional abdominal hysterectomy can be a long and painful process. The open surgery leaves a wide incision across the abdomen, increasing the recovery time as well as the risk of infection. But it’s not the only option.

Today, the da Vinci surgical system allows the surgeon to operate through several small incisions. That means patients experience shorter hospital stays, less pain, less blood loss and less scarring.

Listen as a local patient recounts her unexpected recovery from a da Vinci hysterectomy.

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