About da Vinci robotic surgery


The da Vinci® Surgical System was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in 2000 and represents the latest in surgical and robotics technologies, designed to extend the benefits of minimally invasive surgery to the broadest possible base of patients.

 

da Vinci® technology allows surgeons to perform complex and routine procedures through a few small openings, similar to traditional laparoscopy, but enabling them to operate through tiny incisions with enhanced dexterity and accuracy.

 

The da Vinci® Surgical System features a 3D HD vision system for a clear and magnified view inside the patient’s body, enabling your surgeon to operate with enhanced vision, precision and control.

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da Vinci® patented EndoWrist® instruments bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist. Using the da Vinci® System, surgeons operate while seated at an ergonomically designed console just a few feet from the patient. The surgeon console provides for:

  • Natural hand-eye positioning
  • Comfortable seated posture
  • Built-in microphone facilitates efficient communication in the OR

 

The surgeon is 100% in control of the da Vinci® System at all times which translates his or her hand movements into smaller, more precise movements of tiny instruments inside the patient’s body.

 

 

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