Minimally Invasive Surgery: Urology
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center nationally recognized Urology Services is a leader in minimally invasive surgery. The hospital features two operating suites reserved for urological surgery that are equipped with the latest technology.
da Vinci Robotic-Assisted Surgery
Urology surgery suites boast two second-generation da Vinci® robots. The minimally invasive da Vinci system uses the latest surgical and robotics technologies and is well-suited for delicate urologic surgeries such as prostatectomy.
Patients benefit with:
- Fewer complications
- Shorter hospital stays
- Faster return to normal activities
Patients also benefit from the latest high definition video system in the surgical suites. HD technology, combined with advanced cameras and imaging systems for endoscopy, enhances surgeons’ capabilities in performing minimally invasive procedures. This technology:
- Produces a high level of visual clarity on a widescreen monitor
- Allows a surgeon to easily identify anatomical structures
- Makes the procedure safer and more efficient for the patient