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Minimally invasive surgery

Minimally invasive surgery is an effective surgical method that is less intrusive than traditional surgery. Minimally invasive surgery offers effective surgical outcomes with less pain, shorter recovery times and a lower complication rate.

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Robotic surgical services in Port St. Lucie, Florida

Knowing you have access to experienced surgical teams and advanced technology can help ease your mind about having surgery.

Robotic surgery is performed using a few small incisions and allows for enhanced precision and accuracy during a procedure. Both you and your surgeon benefit from this type of surgery, as it is less invasive than traditional surgery and offers many advantages during surgery and recovery.

At HCA Florida St. Lucie Hospital, our robot-assisted surgical technology makes the surgery easier to perform and offers the benefits of minimally invasive surgery.

Our minimally invasive surgical treatments and services

With enhanced surgical capabilities, our surgeons can perform more complex minimally invasive surgeries for both benign and malignant conditions.

General surgery robotic procedures

General surgery is a medical specialty, which deals with conditions affecting the abdomen. Many of these procedures, including hernia repair and gallbladder removal, can be performed with the assistance of robot-assisted technology.

Robotic gynecologic surgery

Robotic surgery is a treatment option for a variety of gynecologic conditions. Conditions that may be appropriate for treatment with robotic surgery include:

  • Cancers of the uterus, cervix and ovaries
  • Endometriosis
  • Ovarian masses
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Pelvic organ prolapse

Robotic orthopedic surgery

Our surgeons specializing in orthopedic care use leading technology to relieve hip and knee pain caused by joint degeneration due to osteoarthritis. We use this technology for our patients in need of advanced joint care, typically those being treat through hip replacement or knee replacement surgery.

Through computed tomography-based 3D modeling of bone anatomy, surgeons can use the system to create a personalized surgical plan and identify the implant size, orientation and alignment based on each patient's unique anatomy.