Robotic Surgery

Robotic Surgery

In 2009, John Muir Health was the first medical group in Northern California to acquire the highly advanced daVinci's™ HD Surgical Robotic Systems.

This state-of-the-art surgical equipment gives John Muir Health surgeons the ability to perform complex and delicate procedures in a minimally invasive manner with unparalleled high definition 3D visualization and precise manipulation of miniaturized instruments.

John Muir Health has been using the only FDA-approved surgical robotic system since 2002.

Faster Recovery Times for You

Robotic surgery alleviates much of the pain and trauma associated with traditional open surgery, leading to:

  • Greater comfort and less pain
  • Better clinical outcomes in many cases
  • Shorter recovery time
  • Reduced risk of infection
  • Less scarring
  • Less need for blood transfusions

John Muir Health surgeons use the surgical robotic system for treatment of cancers that affect the:

  • Bladder
  • Cervix
  • Colon
  • Prostate
  • Kidney
  • Uterus

Learn about minimally invasive surgery at John Muir Health