da Vinci® Hysterectomy
Many women suffer from gynecologic conditions that may require a hysterectomy (removal of the uterus). Learn about all of your treatment and surgical options, including a minimally invasive da Vinci Hysterectomy.
da Vinci Hysterectomy is the #1 minimally invasive hysterectomy performed in the U.S.1
Why da Vinci Surgery?
With the da Vinci System, surgeons operate through one
small incision in the belly button* or through a few small incisions instead of a large open incision (similar to traditional laparoscopy). The da Vinci System uses miniature wristed instruments that bend and rotate to a greater degree than the human wrist. This provides your surgeon with a 3D High-Definition view inside your body. As a result, da Vinci enables your surgeon to operate with precise micro-movements.
State-of-the-art da Vinci uses the latest in surgical and robotics technologies for routine and complex procedures. Your doctor is in full control, the da Vinci System, cannot move on its own without with out the surgeon. The system translates his or her hand movements into smaller, more precise movements of tiny instruments inside your body.
The da Vinci System has brought minimally invasive surgery to more than 2 million patients worldwide. da Vinci – changing the experience of surgery for people around the world.
Learn More About DaVinci Surgery:
- If you are facing surgery for a benign (non-cancerous) condition, learn more about da Vinci Hysterectomy (benign) or da Vinci Single-Site Hysterectomy.
- If you have been diagnosed with gynecologic cancer, learn more about da Vinci Hysterectomy (Early Stage Cancer Surgery).
* Single-Site technology is only available for benign (non-cancerous) conditions.
Contact Us About Our Gynecologic Services
At Pavilion for Women’s Health and Wellness, we are devoted to providing a full range of gynecology services. For that reason, we provide Da Vinci Hysterectomy Surgery in Miami. If you would like more information on the services we provide, please call us at (786) 615-6123 or click here for an appointment.
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Serious complications may occur in any surgery, including da Vinci® Surgery, up to and including death. Examples of serious or life-threatening complications, which may require prolonged and/or unexpected hospitalization and/or reoperation, include but are not limited to, one or more of the following: injury to tissues/organs, bleeding, infection and internal scarring that can cause long-lasting dysfunction/pain. Risks of surgery also include the potential for equipment failure and/or human error. Individual surgical results may vary.
Risks specific to minimally invasive surgery, including da Vinci Surgery, include but are not limited to, one or more of the following: temporary pain/nerve injury associated with positioning; temporary pain/discomfort from the use of air or gas in the procedure; a longer operation and time under anesthesia and conversion to another surgical technique. If your doctor needs to convert the surgery to another surgical technique, this could result in a longer operative time, additional time under anesthesia, additional or larger incisions and/or increased complications.
Patients who are not candidates for non-robotic minimally invasive surgery are also not candidates for da Vinci®Surgery. Patients should talk to their doctor to decide if da Vinci Surgery is right for them. Patients and doctors should review all available information on non-surgical and surgical options in order to make an informed decision. For Important Safety Information, including surgical risks, indications, and considerations and contraindications for use, please also refer to www.davincisurgery.com/safety and www.intuitivesurgical.com/safety. Unless otherwise noted, all people depicted are models.