May 2, 2011
Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center (HLRMC) is pleased to introduce the da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System to their operating room and to the community. This is a significant arrival because of the value it offers surgeons and those in the region the facility serves.
The da Vinci® Si™ has several unique features designed to provide additional clinical benefits and efficiency in the operating room, translating to significant patient benefits. Features of the da Vinci® Si™ include:
In addition, HLRMC’s da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System also has the da Vinci Skills Simulator. The simulator provides a variety of comprehensive exercises, allowing surgeons the opportunity to be prepared for any scenario that could occur in the actual operating room.
Together, these technological advancements provides HLRMC surgeons with unparalleled precision, dexterity and control that enable a minimally invasive approach for many complex surgical procedures.
Commenting on the introduction of the da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System, Chief Executive Officer Karen Metz said, “We already have on staff the most experienced da Vinci Surgical System surgeons in Lancaster County. Bringing the da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System to our operating room is proof of our commitment to provide the best technology and the latest advancements in minimally invasive surgery to our community.”
The da Vinci Surgical System can be used for a multitude of procedures, including, but not limited to: prostatectomy, hysterectomy, myomectomy, coronary artery bypass, mitral valve repair and colorectal surgery.