South Florida Baptist Hospital offers its patients the revolutionary technology of robotic surgery. The da Vinci® Surgical System is an alternative to conventional minimally invasive surgery, allowing surgeons to perform complex and delicate procedures with unmatched precision.
Robotic Procedures at South Florida Baptist Hospital
South Florida Baptist currently has four robotic surgeons on staff in a number of different specialties. Our surgeons have expertise in performing even the most delicate operation. Robotic surgery offers you a variety of benefits, including a more precise surgery and shorter recovery time. Our surgeons perform the following robotic procedures:
- General Robotic Surgery
- Esophageal Surgery, including Heller Myotomy and Nissen Fundoplication, used to treat reflux, heartburn and Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD).
- Cholecystectomy for gallbladder disease
- Colorectal Robotic Surgery to treat a number of conditions, including: diverticular disease, colon cancer and stomach cancer. Robotic procedures we perform include: Lower anterior resection, colectomy, gastrectomy for stomach cancer
- Urologic Robotic Surgery
- Gynecological Robotic Procedures
For more information about robotic-assisted surgery or a physician referral, please call (813) 757-1200.