Robotic surgery is quickly becoming one of the best ways to decrease hospital stay lengths and recovery time involved with surgeries. Surgery is often viewed by patients as a long, sometimes painful, process involving a lengthy recovery time afterword. However, there are numerous reasons why robotic surgery could be a good option for anyone considering treatments that require surgery.
Why Robotic Surgery?
The technology of robotic surgery as developed significantly over the last few years, making it possible for doctors to perform surgeries with increased precision while being less invasive. Robotic surgery gives doctors the ability to see small, or difficult to reach, areas with increased clarity.
Robotic surgery uses a system of robotic arms controlled by a surgeon. It also has a 3D high-definition vision system, which enhances the surgeon’s view while performing surgery.
What are the Benefits?
- Less pain
- Faster recovery
- Less blood loss
- Shorter hospital stays
- Less scarring
- Smaller incisions
- Decreased chance of infection
What can Davinci Robotic Surgery Treat?
- Gallbladder surgery
- Urologic surgery
- Gynecological surgery
- Thoracic surgery
- Hernia repairs
Crips Regional Hospital and the Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System
The advantages of robotic surgery make it a great treatment option for many people. Talk to your doctor about whether robotic surgery may be an option for you. Robotic surgery may allow you to spend less time in the hospital, help you experience less pain, and have a faster recovery.