Robotic surgery with the da Vinci system has made minimally invasive surgery even more minimally invasive
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Lake Orion and Clarkston, Michigan (PRWEB) September 18, 2013
Minimally invasive surgery just became even more minimally invasive. Specially-trained, robotic surgeons, Dr. Jonathan Zaidan, MD, FACOG, founder of Women’s Excellence in Robotic Surgery, and Dr. Douglas Pugmire recently removed an ovary and performed a lysis of adhesions in a female patient with chronic pelvic pain through 1 small incision. Single Port Robotic Surgery is the most recent advance in minimally invasive surgery and is available at Women’s Excellence in Robotic Surgery.
Chronic pelvic pain (CPP) in women can be a debilitating condition resulting in multiple surgical procedures to diagnose and treat the problem. Before laparoscopy and robotics, these procedures would be performed via an ‘open’ procedure, without a scope. Open procedures require a larger incision and longer recovery time. Laparoscopy came along and introduced the scope and several smaller incisions in the abdominal wall decreasing surgical time and recovery time.
Today, robotic surgery is quickly replacing the traditional laparoscopy. The scopes are smaller, incisions are smaller, and now there is only one small incision needed. Not only does the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System allow surgeons to operate through less incisions but features a magnified 3D high-definition vision system and tiny wristed instruments that bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist. As a result, da Vinci enables the surgeon to operate with enhanced vision, precision, dexterity and control. According to Dr. Zaidan, “Robotic surgery with the da Vinci system has made minimally invasive surgery even more minimally invasive".
Founded by Dr. Jonathan Zaidan, Women’s Excellence is the most comprehensive obstetric and gynecologic office in Michigan also specializing in menopause, weight control, bladder control, endometriosis, robotic surgery, pelvic floor physical therapy, and midwifery services. The knowledgeable, well-trained, compassionate physicians and healthcare providers of Women’s Excellence in OB/GYN are now accepting new patients. Call for an appointment today (248) 693-0543 for Lake Orion or (248) 384-8020 for Clarkston or visit http://www.centerofroboticsurgery.com.