Robotic Surgery

Beaumont surgical staffers at work on a robotic gallbladder removal. Photo: Beaumont

Beaumont Troy First To Perform Single Incision Robotic Gall Bladder Removal

A surgical team at Beaumont Hospital, Troy performed Michigan’s first single-incision, robotic-assisted gallbladder removal surgery (laparoscopic cholecystectomy) on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2012

Henry Ford Hospital. Photo by Mikerussell at Wikimedia Commons

Henry Ford Pioneers Robotically Controlled Ultrasound Probe

Henry Ford Hospital was the first hospital world-wide to use a new, robotically controlled ultrasound probe to remove a cancerous tumor from a kidney.



Beaumont First In State To Perform Robotic Heart Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation

Doctors at Beaumont Hospital Troy have performed Michigan’s first minimally invasive robotic procedure to correct atrial fibrillation, a prevalent and growing heart rhythm disorder