Benefits of Robotic Surgery

You will experience a number of benefits from robotic surgery compared with open surgery.

These include:

  • reduced trauma to the body
  • less anaesthesia
  • reduced blood loss
  • lower risk of infection
  • effective control of disease
  • less scarring and improved cosmetics
  • a shorter hospital stay
  • a faster recovery time and return to normal activities
  • improved and early return of continence and sexual function (for men undergoing robotic prostatectomies).