minimally invasive cardiac procedures avoid the drawbacks of traditional
heart surgery, including blood loss, pain and scarring that typically
result from cutting through the breastbone and opening the ribs.
The da Vinci® System offers breakthrough capabilities that enable
surgeons to operate through smaller incisions made between the ribs.
a result, the da Vinci Surgical System is changing the practice of
cardiac surgery as it's known today. Data suggests that recovery time,
pain and trauma are reduced significantly through this less invasive
For most patients, minimally invasive cardiac procedures performed with
the da Vinci Surgical System can offer numerous potential benefits over
open-chest surgery, including:
The robotic-specialty trained surgical team of the Main Line Health
Heart Center at Lankenau treats a range of heart conditions, offering
solutions for a range of routine and complex cardiac conditions,
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