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da Vinci® Surgical Procedures at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

By providing surgeons with superior visualization, enhanced dexterity, greater precision and ergonomic comfort, the daVinci Surgical System makes it possible for surgeons to perform minimally invasive procedures involving complex dissection or reconstruction. This ultimately raises the standard of care for complex surgeries, translating into numerous potential patient benefits, including: less pain, less blood loss and less need for blood transfusions, a shorter hospital stay, a quicker recovery and faster return to normal daily activities.

Click here to find a St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor surgeon who performs procedures with the daVinci, or call 877-443-0333.

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor currently uses the daVinci Surgical System for the following procedures:

Cardiac Procedures
Internal mammary artery harvesting
Re-do open heart surgery
Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary
Artery Bypass (MID-CAB)
Pericardial windows
Epicardial pacemaker lead placement
Mitral valve disease
Cardiac tumors such as atrial myxomas
Atrial septal defect

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon resections
Rectal Cancers
Rectal prolapse

Esophageal and Thoracic Procedures
Esophogectomy
VATS lobectomy for lung cancer
Sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis
Heller myotomy for the treatment of achalasia
Repair of paraesophageal hernia
Thymectomy
Other benign esophageal disease
Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease
Esophageal GIST tumor enucleation

General Surgery
Cholecystectomy
Nisson Fundoplication for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gynecological Procedures
Cervical and uterine cancer
Uterine fibroids
Endometriosis
Uterine prolapse and menorrhagia
Excessive bleeding

Otolaryngology
Tongue, Tonsil and Throat Cancer (including Pharynx and Larynx)
Sleep apnea

Urology Procedures
Prostatectomy
Kidney
Bladder

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