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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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How Robotic Surgery Is Used for Gynecology

How Robotic Surgery Is Used for Gynecology

Thanks to cutting-edge technology, invasive surgery may be a thing of the past For a number of gynecological issues, the solution used to be surgery that was invasive and required a long recovery period. However, those days are gone. Today, …

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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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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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ST PETERSBURG GENERAL HOSPITAL IS TAMPA BAY AREA LEADER IN TRAINING SURGEONS ON LATEST ROBOTIC TECHNOLOGY

ST PETERSBURG GENERAL HOSPITAL IS TAMPA BAY AREA LEADER IN TRAINING SURGEONS ON LATEST ROBOTIC TECHNOLOGY

A new virtual-reality training simulator is helping surgeons at St. Petersburg General Hospital become even more proficient with the new da Vinci Si surgical system, a state-of-the-art platform for minimally-invasive surgery. The da Vinci Skills Simulator looks and feels like …

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da Vinci ®: Small Incision, Big Results

da Vinci ®: Small Incision, Big Results

Hysterectomies are the second most common surgery among American women, second only to cesarean sections. A hysterectomy, which is performed approximately 600,000 times a year in the U.S., is the surgical removal of the uterus or womb to treat several …

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