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Advanced Surgical Procedures

While surgery is rarely the first choice for treatment, it’s sometimes the best option. When surgery is the recommended approach, Saint Vincent Hospital is prepared with a fully comprehensive surgery center that features advanced facilities, equipment and techniques. Saint Vincent Hospital is also a teaching facility, so we’re on the front line of many new, exciting techniques and devices to make surgical procedures even more safe and convenient.

A Wide Range of Procedures

Our trained surgeons are equipped with the tools needed for a broad array of surgical procedures, including:

  • Colorectal
  • Hepato-biliary and pancreatic surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Oncologic surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgical Options

In addition to traditional surgery options, Saint Vincent Hospital is proud to specialize in minimally invasive surgical procedures, including endoscopic surgery with laser capabilities. Our surgical staff has considerable experience in advanced laparoscopic surgery, including:

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Common bile duct explorations
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Nephrectomy
  • Nissen fundoplication

da Vinci Robotic Surgery

The da Vinci® Surgical System has revolutionized surgery, allowing for procedures to be done quickly and efficiently through small incisions. Robotic surgery is a minimally invasive alternative to open surgery and laparoscopic procedures, and is fast becoming the surgical method of choice for a variety of procedures.

Robotic surgery has many benefits over traditional surgery, such as:

  • Faster recovery
  • Fewer complications
  • Greater surgical precision
  • Less pain, scarring and blood loss
  • Less-invasive procedure
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Smaller incisions

At Saint Vincent Hospital, common robotic procedures include:

  • Hysterectomy
  • Myomectomy (uterine fibroids removal)
  • Radical Prostatectomy
  • Cholecystectomy

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Want to learn more about surgical services at Saint Vincent Hospital? Call (508) 363-6095 for more information.

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