If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a condition that
may require surgery, you owe it to yourself to learn about all of
your medical options, including one of the most effective, least
invasive surgical treatments available at Glendale Adventist
Medical Center (GAMC).
What is the da Vinci® Surgical System?
The da Vinci® Surgical System provides
surgeons with an alternative to both traditional open surgery and
conventional laparoscopy, putting a surgeon's hands at the
controls of a state-of-the-art robotic platform. The da Vinci®
System enables surgeons to perform even the most complex and
delicate procedures through very small incisions with unmatched
What are the Benefits of da Vinci® Surgery?
For the patient, benefits may include:
- Significantly less pain
- Less blood loss
- Less scarring
- Shorter recovery time
- A faster return to normal daily activities
- And in many cases, better clinical outcomes
What Conditions can be Treated with da Vinci® Surgery?
Many conditions can be treated using the da Vinci® Surgical
- Prostate conditions
- Gynecologic conditions
- Gall bladder disease
- Pancreatic disease
- Stomach cancer
For a referral to a physician who can help determine if da Vinci®
surgery is right for you, call (818) 409-8100.