FARMINGTON, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Get a firsthand look at the advanced operating techniques performed by the skilled surgeons at the Baptist Health South Florida Center for Robotic Surgery. On Thursday, February 27, 2014, surgeons will perform three LIVE robot-assisted surgeries, including urologic and gynecologic procedures.
The schedule for the Look In On Us surgical showcase is:
- 9:00 A.M. EST – Robot Assisted Prostatectomy - Fernando Bianco, MD
- 12:00 NOON EST – Robot Assisted Hysterectomy for Endometrial Cancer - John Diaz, MD
- 4:00 P.M. EST – Robot Assisted Myomectomy - Ricardo Estape, MD
The team at Baptist Health’s Center for Robotic Surgery is one of the most experienced in the nation, performing more than 10,000 various surgical procedures since 2006. These live webcasts are a unique opportunity for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, students and other medical professionals to see how Baptist Health South Florida is helping revolutionize minimally invasive surgery. You can register now for this free event by visiting http://www.bhsfrobotics.com/. During all three surgeries, viewers are encouraged to submit questions online to the surgical team. Questions may also be sent via Twitter @BaptistHealthSF and the experts will provide answers in real time.
All three live webcasts are available for viewing on both desktop and mobile devices (Flash and iOS).
About Baptist Health Center for Robotic Surgery
Baptist Health Center for Robotic Surgery is located at South Miami, Baptist and Doctors Hospitals. The hospitals are part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest faith-based, not-for-profit healthcare organization in the region, which also includes Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute, Baptist Children’s Hospital, Homestead Hospital, West Kendall Baptist Hospital, Mariners Hospital, Baptist Medical Group and outpatient locations in Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties. Baptist Health Foundation, the organization’s fundraising arm, supports services at all hospitals and facilities affiliated with Baptist Health. For more information visit www.BaptistHealth.net.
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