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da Vinci Robotic Surgery (The Medical City, Philippines)

What is da Vinci Surgery? With the da Vinci Surgical System, 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 hand. As a result, da Vinci enables your surgeon to operate with […]

Robotic Assisted Surgery Is The Future Of Medicine

13th April 2016: Transmedic Indonesia collaborated with Bunda Hospital to run a da Vinci Surgical System test drive for 3 prominent urologists from the national teaching hospital, Cipto Mangunkusomo.

To date, the da Vinci Surgical System has been successfully employed worldwide in more than 1.5 million various surgical procedures, with excellent safety records. It provides numerous benefits over traditional open and laparoscopic surgeries. With the robotics system, surgeons can perform complex surgeries through just a few small incisions, reducing patient recovery times. Most importantly, the da Vinci System is designed to be fail-safe, which means in the event of power interruption or safety check failure, the System is designed to shut down safely, allowing the surgeon to remain in full control of the procedure.

The daVinci Triumph 2016

Transmedic organised “The daVinci Triumph 2016” dinner on 11 April 2016 to celebrate the achievements of surgeons who have become highly-skilled at using the daVinci robot.

Plaques were presented by the Asia Pacific Manager of Intuitive Surgical Inc., creators of the daVinci robot, to the respective doctors to recognise their professional accomplishments:

da Vinci Robotic Surgery – Cancer Symposium 2016

Transmedic Singapore’s daVinci team recently took part in the Inaugural Cancer Symposium at Tan Tock Seng Hospital on 19 March 2016.

The focus of the symposium was to provide a better understanding of all cancer-related conditions to participants, and to introduce relevant options for treatment. This is one example of many community events that Transmedic proactively supports in order to promote public awareness on cancer and the options they have for treatment today.

Achieving Better Outcomes with Expertise And Technology

Featuring Dr Chin Chong Min Urologist @ Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, the pursuit of good health is something that most people would go to great lengths for, and that is something that was clear fo Mr Terrence Patrick Swift. The American citizen travelled from Beijing, where he based, to Singapore in search of the best treatment for his kidney cancer.