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Da Vinci® Robotic System

A technologically advanced method of surgery

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a condition that may require surgery, you owe it to yourself to learn about all your medical options. Adventist Health Glendale offers one of the most effective, least invasive surgical treatments available, the da Vinci® Surgical System.

The da Vinci® Surgical System provides surgeons with an alternative to both traditional open surgery and conventional laparoscopy, putting a surgeon's hands at the controls of a state-of-the-art robotic platform. The da Vinci® System enables surgeons to perform even the most complex and delicate procedures through very small incisions with unmatched precision.

The benefits of da Vinci® surgery

For the patient, benefits may include:

  • Significantly less pain
  • Less blood loss
  • Less scarring
  • Shorter recovery time
  • A faster return to normal daily activities
  • In many cases, better clinical outcomes

Conditions treated with da Vinci® surgery

Many conditions can be treated using the da Vinci® Surgical System, including:

  • Prostate conditions
  • Gynecologic conditions
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Pancreatic disease
  • Obesity
  • Stomach cancer

For a referral to a physician who can help determine if da Vinci® surgery is right for you, call (818) 409-8000.