Robotic surgery is a minimally invasive option for complicated gynae surgeries as the robotic instruments offer better vision and dexterity.
What You Need to Know About
What types of gynae procedures can be performed using robotic surgery?
Robotic surgery can be used for a variety of gynae procedures, including hysterectomy, myomectomy and for endometriosis.
How is robotic surgery performed for gynecologic procedures?
Robotic surgery for gynae procedures is performed using small incisions, through which the robotic arms and camera are inserted. The doctor sits at a console and uses hand and foot controls to operate the robotic arms equipped with surgical instruments.
How long does the recovery period take after robotic surgery for gynae procedures?
The recovery period after robotic surgery for gynae procedures is usually shorter than traditional surgery, with most patients returning to normal activities within a few weeks. However, recovery time can vary depending on the specific procedure and individual patient.
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Dr James Lee
Apart from treating general gynae problems like uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts and endometriosis, Dr James Lee excels in managing women who suffer from disorders of the lower urinary tract and the pelvic floor. Besides urodynamic evaluation of the urogenital tract, pelvic reconstructive surgery and vaginal surgery, his other interests also include laparoscopic surgery, robot assisted pelvic surgery and vaginal laser therapy and surgery.
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