Some of the major benefits for surgeons, when using the da Vinci Surgical System over traditional approaches may include: greater surgical precision and control; increased range of motion and improved dexterity; enhanced 3D high definition vision and magnification; improved access to the target anatomy; and improved ergonomics.
There are many potential patient benefits when comparing da Vinci Surgery to open surgery. These may included less pain, less blood loss, a shorter hospital stay, fewer complications and a faster return to normal activities.
Before you decide on surgery, discuss treatment options with your doctor. Understanding the risks of each treatment can help you make the best decision for your individual situation. Depending on your condition da Vinci surgery may be an appropriate option for you.
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