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Robotic Surgery for Gallbladder Surgery

Robotic Surgery for Gallbladder Surgery

Robotic surgery provides surgeons with advanced capabilities — and gallbladder surgery is just one of the areas in which it can be utilized. Robotic surgery is on the cutting edge of medical technology. Many surgeries are now safer and more …

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What You Should Know about Our GYN Robotic Training Epicenter

What You Should Know about Our GYN Robotic Training Epicenter

In November 2011, St. Petersburg General Hospital earned a special distinction as a GYN Robotic Surgery Training Epicenter.  What does this mean to you? It means that our hospital has been singled out as a premiere facility that offers the …

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What You Should Know about Hysterectomy

What You Should Know about Hysterectomy

If your doctor has recommended you have a hysterectomy, you may have a million questions. You may wonder what the procedure will be like—and how you will feel afterward. Here are some reasons why a hysterectomy might be necessary: You …

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Robotic Surgery for Prostate Cancer

Robotic Surgery for Prostate Cancer

Few men relish the thought of discussing their prostate. However, September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. It’s a time to talk about risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment. Robotic surgery is a newer option that can have excellent results. Robotic …

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Benefits of Urologic Robotic Surgery

Benefits of Urologic Robotic Surgery

Technology has made way for many strides in the field of medicine, and robotic surgery involves both some of the most advanced technology and some of the most profound benefits. Robotic surgery offers improvements in urologic procedures such as prostatectomy …

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Benefits of Robotic Surgery

Benefits of Robotic Surgery

Medical technology is always changing, and at St. Petersburg General Hospital, we’re dedicated to offering patients the best treatments available. One of these includes robotic surgery, where a skilled surgeon guides a robot through a surgical procedure. The robot doesn’t …

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A New Tool in the Operating Room

A New Tool in the Operating Room

The world of medicine is constantly evolving, giving patients access to better prevention, diagnosis, and treatment techniques all the time. One field where new tools and technologies make a huge difference is in surgery. Robotic Surgery 101 During a robotic …

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Minimally Invasive Surgery with the da Vinci® System

Minimally Invasive Surgery with the da Vinci® System

St. Petersburg Hospital is proud to be leading the way in new, minimally invasive surgery techniques. The robot-assisted da Vinci surgery offers patients a less invasive procedure with excellent results. It is named after Leonardo da Vinci, who invented the …

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