Methodist Healthcare is home to the largest multi-specialty robotic surgery program in South Texas.
Urologic conditions are any diseases or disorders affecting the kidneys, bladder, ureters and urethra in both men and women, or the male reproductive organs. Below are some of the specific conditions that have been successfully treated with robotic-assisted surgery at Methodist Healthcare:
The da Vinci System allows for minimally invasive, robotically assisted surgery that is completely controlled by your surgeon at all times. Robotic surgery offers several potential benefits compared to traditional surgery or laparoscopy including:
- Less pain
- Shorter hospital stay
- Lower blood loss
- Lower rate of complications
- Small incisions for minimal scarring
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
Methodist Healthcare is a leader in da Vinci® Urologic Robotic Surgery with surgical services offered at Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, Methodist Hospital and its campuses Northeast Methodist Hospital, Metropolitan Methodist Hospital and Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital.
Our campuses utilize the most advanced robotic surgical platform on the market, the da Vinci Xi system lending to outstanding patient outcomes and superior care.
Ask your doctor to refer you to a Urologic Robotic Surgeon, choose a physician from Find a Doctor online or call Methodist Healthcare HealthLine at 210-575-0355.