Welcome to the Minimally Invasive
Surgery Program at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Dedicated surgical teams at Penn Presbyterian,
consisting of surgeons, nurses and technicians
in various specialties, are extensively trained
in unprecedented minimally invasive surgical techniques
and procedures. Our physicians have in-depth expertise,
treating patients from all over the country using
minimally invasive techniques, including robotics,
on a daily basis.
In addition, many of our surgeons are on boards
of several national minimally invasive surgical
organizations, keeping them at the forefront of
developments in this emerging medical specialty.
While all minimally invasive surgeries have the
potential to necessitate a conversion to an "open"
procedure during the operation, the conversion
rate at Penn Presbyterian is very low due to the
experience of our skilled surgeons.
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center provides the
most advanced minimally invasive surgical options
in the following specialties:
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center features a new
minimally invasive operating room that is fully
equipped with the most advanced, state-of-the
art technology available today, including robotics
and an array of flat screen monitors.