Our heart surgeons perform robotic-assisted heart surgery using robotic arms throughout the procedure. The flexible arms can rotate in directions that are impossible for a human hand. A high-definition camera and 3D monitor provide the surgical team with extraordinary views of the heart.
Because surgery takes place through small incisions, there is less pain, scarring, and risk of infection. As a result, you may leave the hospital and return to daily activities more quickly. Still, this surgical approach isn’t right for everyone. Your physician will assess your unique situation to determine the best treatment plan.
During robotic-assisted heart surgery, your surgeon:
When you undergo robotic-assisted heart surgery at AHN, you benefit from:
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