February 16, 2016
Robotic surgery carries fewer risks and less pain and scarring than traditional open surgery. Learn about the robot-assisted urological procedure options.
Categorized as: Health Topics A-Z, Urology
Tagged with: bladder cancer, kidney cancer, prostate, prostate cancer, prostatectomy, robotic surgery, urology
February 15, 2016
In this edition of Medical Mondays, learn how UPMC is pioneering robotic surgery, offering less invasive procedures for many conditions.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: head neck cancer, innovation, medical mondays, robotic surgery
February 14, 2016
Robotic surgery is quickly becoming the standard option for many types of surgery. Find out how it went from science fiction to advanced medical care.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Prostate Cancer
Tagged with: da vinci, davinci, laparoscopy, medical mondays, minimally invasive, robot-assisted surgery, robotic surgery, surgery
Article - 4 Minute Read
February 11, 2016
Learn about robotic surgery, a minimally invasive option that helps reduce pain and scarring and speed recovery after surgery.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC
Tagged with: bariatric surgery, da vinci, medical mondays, minimally invasive, robot surgery, robot-assisted surgery, robotic surgery
April 27, 2015
In this edition of Medical Mondays, learn more about pancreatic cancer, including Whipple surgery and what to expect after pancreatic surgery.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Pancreatic Cancer
Tagged with: cancer, heredity, medical mondays, Pancreas, pancreatic cancer, pancreatic cancer symptoms, robotic surgery, Whipple surgery
April 24, 2015
Learn more about the differences between traditional and robotic whipple surgery. Find out more about the benefits of minimally invasive pancreatic surgery
Tagged with: da Vinici Surgical system, medical mondays, minimally invasive, minimally invasive surgery, pancreatic cancer, pancreatic surgery, robotic surgery, robotic whipple surgery, Whipple surgery
Article - 2 Minute Read
February 24, 2015
Learn how your heart valves work and about treatment options for many types of heart valve diseases, including aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation.
Medically Reviewed by Heart and Vascular Institute
Categorized as: Heart and Vascular Health
Tagged with: aortic valve stenosis, chest pain, heart failure, heart surgery, heart valve diseases, mitral valve regurgitation, mitral valve stenosis, robotic surgery, treatment for aortic and mitral valve diseases