Robotic Surgery for Prostate

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Da Vinci Robotics for Prostate Surgery & Procedures

Thanks to a breakthrough in surgical robotic technology, our surgeons at Orange Regional Medical Center now offer a minimally-invasive option for prostatectomy, or the removal of prostate cancer by surgically removing the prostate gland.

Facing any kind of urologic surgery creates a great deal of anxiety for most men. Among the concerns are: "Will my body function normally following surgery?"

da Vinci Prostatectomy is the #1 choice for treatment of localized prostate cancer in the United States

Open Prostatecomy Incision vs. da Vinci surgery diagram.Traditional open urologic surgery - in which large incisions are made to access the pelvic organs - has been the standard approach when surgery is warranted. Yet common drawbacks of this procedure include significant post-surgical pain, a lengthy recovery and an unpredictable, potentially long-term impact on continence and sexual function.

da Vinci Surgery, a minimally-invasive approach that utilizes the latest in surgical and robotic technologies, is ideal for delicate urologic surgery. This includes prostatectomy, in which the target site is not only tightly confined but also surrounded by nerves affecting urinary control and sexual function.

Imagine major surgery performed through the smallest incisions.
Imagine having the benefits of a definitive treatment but with the potential for significantly less pain, a shorter hospital stay, faster return to normal daily activities - as well as the potential for better clinical outcomes.

It is important to know that da Vinci Surgery does not place a robot at the controls; your surgeon is controlling every aspect of the surgery with the assistance of the da Vinci robotic platform.

Other Robotic Surgeries Offered at ORMC

In addition to Prostate Surgery, we also offer the following types of procedures utilizing our state-of-the-art da Vinci System:

Diagram of a Kidney Surgery using da Vinci robotic technology

Robotic Surgery for Kidney Procedures

Robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery for diseases of the kidney allow our urologic surgeons to perform complex surgeries with greater precision and accuracy.

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Bariatric surgery patient sporting her weight loss by wearing an old pair of pants that are too big for her.

Robotic Surgery for Bariatric Weight Loss

If you are considering having bariatric surgery, you may be a candidate for minimally invasive, robitic surgery using the da Vinci Surgical System.

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Women receiving a pre-surgery consultation before receiving robotic gynecology surgical treatment

Robotic Surgery for Gynecology Procedures

Our highly-trained surgeons perform gynecological robotic-assisted surgery for various conditions, including: hysterectomy, uterine prolapse, ovary removal, and more.

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Should you have any questions about your stay at Orange Regional Medical Center or about planning to visit a family or friend who is a patient, do not hesitate to contact us at 845-333-1000.

Urology Services at ORMG

Our team is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients suffering from urologic conditions by offering the most current diagnostic and therapeutic alternatives.