da Vinci Xi Surgical System
The da Vinci surgical system is an advanced set of instruments used in performing robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery. The term “robotic” often misleads people. Robots don’t perform surgery. Your surgeon performs surgery with da Vinci by using instruments that he or she guides via a console.
The da Vinci system translates the surgeon’s hand movements at the console in real time, bending and rotating the instruments while performing the procedure. The tiny wristed instruments move like a human hand, but with a greater range of motion. The da Vinci vision system also delivers highly magnified, 3D high-definition views of the surgical area. The instrument size makes it possible for surgeons to operate through one or a few small incisions.
Bringing the state-of-the-art technology of da Vinci to Vail, as well as a combined 50+ years of robotic surgical experience with our surgeons—demonstrates Vail Health’s commitment to providing the best patient care across our mountain communities.
Robotic Surgery Specialties & Procedures
- Gastrectomy (Partial)
- Small Bowel Resection
- Colectomy (Right, Transverse, Left and Sigmoid)
- Low Anterior Resection (Rectal Resection)
- Gastrostomy Tube
- Lysis of Adhesions for Bowel Obstruction
- Inguinal Hernia Unitlateral
- Inguinal Hernia Bilateral
- Umbilical Hernia
- Ventral Hernia
- Incisional Hernia
- Recurrent Incisional Hernia
- Peristomal Hernia Repair
- Hiatal hernia repair
- Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
- Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair
- Ovarian Cystectomy
- Prolapse Surgery
- Treatment of Pelvic Pain
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