If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a condition that may require surgery, you owe it to yourself to learn about all of your medical options, including one of the most effective, least invasive surgical treatments available at Glendale Adventist Medical Center.
What is the da Vinci Surgical System?
The da Vinci® Surgical System, available at GAMC, provides surgeons with an alternative to both traditional open surgery and conventional laparoscopy, putting a surgeon's hands at the controls of a state-of-the-art robotic platform. The da Vinci System enables surgeons to perform even the most complex and delicate procedures through very small incisions with unmatched precision.
What are the Benefits of da Vinci Surgery?
For the patient, benefits may include:
- Significantly less pain
- Less blood loss
- Less scarring
- Shorter recovery time
- A faster return to normal daily activities
- And in many cases, better clinical outcomes
What Conditions can be Treated with da Vinci Surgery?
Many conditions can be treated using the da Vinci Surgical System, including:
- Prostate conditions
- Gynecologic conditions
- Gall bladder disease
- Pancreatic disease
- Stomach cancer
For a referral to a physician who can help determine if da Vinci surgery is right for you, call (818) 409-8100.