At NCH, we are proud to be one of the few hospitals in the area to offer this next generation da Vinci® technology—the da Vinci Si—allowing us to offer a broader range of surgical procedures with more precision than ever before.
Da Vinci technology is used for a variety of minimally invasive surgical procedures, including:
The investment in the next-generation system highlights NCH's commitment to providing the best in healthcare close to home. It's not just about technology, it's about providing patients with more options. With physician involvement, NCH has been able to create a solid program and a strong clinical team. In fact, some of the surgeon's on NCH's medical staff are training other surgeons.
It is the best surgical option for men with prostate cancer, for example. "Because the technology is so delicate (it is considered 'nerve-sparing'), there is a better chance that the patient's sexual and urinary functions will be preserved," Reshoft says.
The result? "With so many advantages for our patients and positive feedback from our surgeons, patients can expect a great overall experience," Reshoft says.
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