All robotic surgery

July 10, 2019

Robotic pancreas transplant offers hope for obese patients with Type 1 diabetes

Patients often denied pancreas transplant because of weight

new surgical and robotic surgery training center

January 31, 2017

Work begins on surgical, robotic training center

Center will allow provide space for more trainees

illustration of itnernal organs indicating the spleen

December 22, 2015

Surgeons at UI Health spare patient’s spleen using robot-assisted technique

First-of-its-kind procedure minimizes risk of severe infections

Gallbladder under near-infrared light

May 6, 2014

UI Health surgeons ‘light up’ GI tract to safely remove gall bladder

Fluorescence allows surgeons to safely visualize structures of bile duct

Barry Wenig

May 22, 2013

UI Hospital offers robotic surgery for head and neck cancer

Two new experts access tumors through the mouth rather than through neck incision

May 15, 2013

Robotic transplant an option for obese kidney patients

Patients once doomed to die on dialysis have new hope for transplant