Hôpital de La Tour is first acute care hospital in Suisse Romande to purchase the "state-of-the-art" da Vinci Xi surgical robot.

With the da Vinci Surgical System, introduced in 2008 at Hôpital de La Tour, surgeons operate through just a few small incisions. The da Vinci System features a magnified 3D high-definition vision system and tiny wristed instruments that bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist. As a result, da Vinci enables your surgeon to operate with enhanced vision, precision, dexterity and control.

Minimally invasive da Vinci uses the latest in surgical and robotics technologies. da Vinci is beneficial for performing routine and complex surgery. Your surgeon is 100% in control of the da Vinci System, which translates his or her hand movements into smaller, more precise movements of tiny instruments inside your body. da Vinci – taking surgery beyond the limits of the human hand.

A state-of-the-art option used in many surgeries today is minimally invasive da Vinci Surgery:

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Endometriosis
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heavy Uterine Bleeding
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Obesity
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Heart valve disease
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Atrial septal defect

da vinci surgery

Do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail if you have questions at: robotdavinci(at)latour.ch

Last modified on December 28th, 2015.

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