Leaders In Robotic Surgery

da Vinci Xi Surgical System Since 1881, P/SL has been on the leading edge of medical innovation meeting the healthcare needs of patients and their families from across the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions, and from around the world. With over 80 specialties, 1,000 specialists and primary care physicians, and 1,800 employees, P/SL is the only tertiary/quaternary care hospital in a seven state region that offers one campus with leading comprehensive care. In 2003, Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center was the first hospital in the region to offer robotic surgery technology and our doctors are now using the robot’s helping hands within more specialties including general surgery, bariatric surgery, colon and rectal surgery, ENT surgery, gynecologic surgery, gynecologic oncology surgery, urogynecologic surgery and oncologic surgery.

Benefits of robotic surgery over traditional or open surgery:

  • Smaller incisions, less pain and scarring
  • Fewer complications
  • Less blood loss
  • Shorter hospital stays
  • Reduced risk of infection
  • Greater sparing of nerves
  • Quicker recovery & return to regular activity
  • Better margins
  • Better patient care through collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach