Big things happen with smaller incisions
Whether you are contemplating surgical weight loss, have been diagnosed with a hernia or bad gallbladder, we have 14 experienced surgeons specially-trained to use the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System. Spectrum Health Lakeland has created many da Vinci masterpieces — over 3,000 cases performed to date leading to faster healing, less discomfort, more life to live.
Some of the most common surgeries performed using the da Vinci are:
One Million 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 million 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