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da Vinci Robotic Surgery

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Most advanced robotic surgery technology

All of our general surgeons offer minimally invasive laparoscopic surgical techniques and many are specially-trained to perform surgery using the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System. This state-of-the art technology allows patients to receive advanced treatment, without leaving our community. At Lakeland we are part of a team of more than 80 da Vinci surgeons who have performed over 14,000 cases to date.

Some of the most common general surgery procedures performed using the da Vinci are:

  • Bariatric surgery
  • Colorectal resections
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Reflux/GERD

To see a complete list of all da Vinci procedures, click here

1,000 safety checks per second

Lakeland surgeons use the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical Systems to see inside the body more clearly and perform complex surgeries through tiny incisions. The da Vinci robot performs over 1,000 safety checks per second and allows for a whole new level of safer, more complex surgical treatment. This state-of-the-art technology allows patients to receive the advanced treatment they need, without leaving our community.

Compared to conventional surgery, da Vinci robotic-assisted surgery may provide a number of benefits including: 

  • Faster recovery
  • Less pain
  • Minimal scarring
  • Reduced blood loss and need for blood transfusions
  • Reduced risk of infection
  • Single site incision
  • Shorter hospital stays
  • Smaller incisions