A new category of surgery, enabled by theda Vinci Surgical System, is being used by an increasing number of surgeons worldwide for prostatectomy and other urologic procedures. Dr. Daniel Kaplon in Sarasota, FL is specially trained forda Vinci Urology procedures including:
This minimally invasive approach, in which your surgeon utilizes the latest in computer and robotic technologies, is ideal for delicate urologic surgery. This includes prostatectomy ? removal of the prostate gland to treat cancer ? in which the target site is not only tightly confined but also surrounded by nerves affecting urinary control and sexual function. Usingda Vinci , your surgeon has a better tool to spare surrounding nerves, which may enhance both your recovery experience and clinical outcomes.
To learn more, check out our section on the [da Vinci Surgical System].