For many patients approaching surgery, it is often difficult to visualize what is entailed in a specific surgical procedure. To give prospective da Vinci® prostatectomy (dVP) patients a better understanding of the advances made by robotically-assisted minimally invasive surgery, we are providing the following video presentation.
This video offers a three-dimensional simulation of the male reproductive anatomy, the enabling technology the da Vinci® Surgical System and the procedure itself.
While clinical studies support the effectiveness of the da Vinci ® System when used in minimally invasive surgery, individual results may vary. Surgery with the da Vinci ® Surgical System may not be appropriate for every individual. Always ask your doctor about all treatment options, as well as their risks and benefits.
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