Robotic Surgery Offers Precise Handling, Quicker Procedures

A small but growing number of patients are getting a new option in the operating room -- robots that are helping surgeons perform more complex procedures. When 54-year-old Bill Souter was diagnosed with cancer last month and told his prostate would need to be removed, he was offered the chance to make medical history at the Cleveland Clinic by becoming the ninth person in the world to have his prostate removed through a tiny incision in his belly button. "I feel like I'm pretty important to...Full Story
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