How da Vinci® works
Through a high-tech control module, surgeons move miniaturized operating instruments that allow for extremely precise movements.
Advantages for patients
*Smaller incisions which can result in:
*Less blood loss
*Reduced risk of infection
*Shorter hospital stay
*Quicker recovery and return to regular activity
Talk to your Doctor about Robotic Surgery
Not all patients are candidates for robotic surgery. To find out if you might be a candidate for this surgery, please talk to your doctor or call 785-628-6014.
Prostate/Urological Robotic Surgery
Robotic surgery is the most advanced form of minimally invasive surgery available today. HaysMed is the only hospital in Western Kansas that offers the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical System to treat urological health conditions.
Types of Surgeries:
Adrenalectomy – for adrenal cancer or masses
Cystectomy – removal of the urinary bladder with urinary diversion for bladder cancer
Nephrectomy – for kidney cancer
Prostatectomy – This procedure is used for prostate cancer. It involves removing the entire prostate and the seminal vesicles and then reattaching the urethra back to the bladder.
Pyeloplasty – a type of reconstructive urologic surgery
Sacrocolpopexy – a type of reconstructive urologic surgery