Nation’s First Robotic Single Incision (via Belly Button) Hernia Repair, Performed in an Outpatient Setting at K and B Surgical Center
Increased Dexterity and Visualization for Improved Results and Convenience for Patients
Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013
K and B Surgical Center (http://www.kandbsurgicalcenter.com), a state-of-the-art medical facility with a variety of surgical specialties, announces the successful completion of the first robotic single incision inguinal hernia repair operation in an outpatient environment. The surgery, performed by Dr. Gregg Kai Nishi of K and B Surgical Center’s Institute for Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, involved the use of the da Vinci® Si Surgical System.
Dr. Nishi is an expert in laparoscopic hernia surgery, and one of the few surgeons in the country that performs robotic hernia surgery. He states: “The Da Vinci® Si Robotic System provides increased dexterity and visualization that allows me to safely perform an operation through a small single incision as opposed to multiple incisions used in traditional operations.”
Robotic procedures currently performed at K and B Surgical Center include gynecological surgery, urological surgery, pediatric surgery, general surgery, bariatric surgery, and colorectal surgery. Based in Beverly Hills, California, K and B Surgical Center delivers surgical innovation and the highest level of personalized care within state-of-the-art operating rooms, elegant and intimate private recovery rooms, and an ultra-clean, infection-free environment. It is home to some of the most gifted and recognized surgical specialists in the United States.
Robotic surgery has brought with it a new forefront of technology and innovation that allows surgeons to take the minimally invasive technique one step further. These technological advancements provide unparalleled precision, dexterity and control that enable a minimally invasive approach to many complex surgical procedures.
About K and B Surgical Center
K and B Surgical Center’s mission is to provide patients with the best in surgical innovation and the highest level of personalized care. Their goal is to exceed patients’ expectations for quality healthcare in a comforting environment with each and every visit to our Center.
Located on Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills, California, K and B Surgical Center enjoys the respect and admiration of distinguished physicians and patients alike. For more information, please visit http://www.kandbsurgicalcenter.com.
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