Pediatric Robotic Urology Surgery
Surgeons at AdventHealth for Children, formerly Florida Hospital for Children, lead the nation in utilizing the latest robotic surgery tools to treat children with urological disorders. We are, in fact, one of the few hospitals to offer robotic surgery for pediatric urological disorders, providing our young patients with superior urological surgery outcomes, including less pain, increased precision, reduced scarring and shorter recovery periods.
Working closely with the AdventHealth Global Robotics Institute which has performed more than 5,000 successful robotic surgeries to date, including the first robotic procedures in Central Florida, our surgeons can perform a number of urological procedures robotically.
Robotic Urological Procedures We Offer
- Uretal Reimplantations
- Robotic Pyeloplasty
- Robotic Nephrectomy
- Robotic Partial Nephrectomy
- Robotic Appendicovesicostomies
- Robotic Bladder Augmentation
- Robotic Antegrade Continence Enema
- Robotic Excision of the Urachus
Far Reaching Benefits
For children, robotic urological procedures mean that recovery times are reduced from weeks to just days in many cases. For a major urology surgery, the recovery time can be cut almost in half. What’s more, there’s less stress on the child and a reduced chance of complications or infection. Scarring is also reduced.