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Minimally invasive robotic surgery

Get back on your feet sooner

Robotic surgery is a technology that allows your surgeon to perform procedures with unprecedented accuracy, providing you a shorter recovery. The surgeons at St. Rose Dominican's San Martin and Siena hospitals use the da Vinci® Xi Surgical System, the highest quality robotic system available. With robot-assisted surgery, you can look forward to feeling better and getting back on your feet sooner. The robotic team at Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican performs this surgery to treat many conditions. Talk to your doctor to find out if you are a candidate.

Benefits

As with any surgery, these benefits cannot be guaranteed, as surgery is unique to each patient and procedure. The da Vinci Surgical System is considered safe and effective, but may not be appropriate for everyone. Always talk to your doctor about all treatment options, as well as the associated benefits and risks. 

Overview of robotic surgery

Robotic surgery is a technology that allows your surgeon to perform procedures with unprecedented accuracy, providing you a shorter recovery. The surgeons at St. Rose Dominican's San Martin and Siena hospitals use the da Vinci® Xi Surgical System, the highest quality robotic system available.

Robotic surgeons and surgical teams undergo extensive training in order to use the da Vinci® system.

Robotic Surgery Procedures

General Surgery

Our skilled surgical teams at the San Martin and Siena Campuses perform thousands of procedures each year, from routine to complex.

Gynecology

Gynecologic surgery is used to treat problems of the female reproductive system.

  • Endometriosis
  • Hysterectomy

Thoracic

Thoracic surgery focuses on surgery of organs of the chest.

  • Lung cancer tumor removal
  • Mediastinal tumor removal

Urology

Urology surgery is performed to treat issues of the urinary tract and male reproductive organs.

  • Prostatectomy

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, the surgeon performing the procedure is located at a console in the operating room, in close proximity to the patient and surgical support staff. The surgeon is in complete control for the duration of the procedure.

Both Laparoscopic and Robotic surgery uses tiny incisions to insert surgical equipment and a camera for viewing.

Laparoscopic surgery the surgeon insert tiny cameras, lights, and surgical instruments through these incisions. The camera and lights allow doctors to see the inside of the body, while viewing magnified images through the laparoscope (camera) on a screen, so they can manipulate the surgical instruments to perform the surgery.

Robotic surgery is performed by manipulating the instruments from a console. The instruments have a greater level of precision and range of motion, allowing your surgeon to access hard-to-reach places.

The surgeon console provides your surgeon with crystal-clear 3D high-definition views. The da Vinci system also has built-in tremor-filtration technology, which helps your surgeon move each instrument with smooth precision.

 


Locations

Robotic Surgery in Henderson

Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican Siena Campus

The Siena Campus achieved accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery, recognized for providing the highest quality of care and patient safety by Surgical Review Corporation, an independent, not-for-profit, organization that administers best-in-class accreditation programs for medical facilities and professionals. The hospital is the first in Nevada to achieve this accreditation.

Robotic Surgery in Las Vegas

Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican San Martin Campus

The San Martin Campus achieved accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery, recognized for providing the highest quality of care and patient safety by Surgical Review Corporation, an independent, not-for-profit, organization that administers best-in-class accreditation programs for medical facilities and professionals.

Take the next step

Talk to your doctor to find out if you are a candidate. Find a St. Rose doctor who performs robotic surgical procedures or call us at (877) 553-2384.

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