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Robotic Surgery Specialist

Advanced Surgeons -  - Bariatric Surgery

Advanced Surgeons

Bariatric Surgery located in Valhalla, Poughkeepsie, & Carmel, NY

If you struggle to lose weight or experience complications linked with obesity, turn to Advanced Surgeons in Valhalla, Carmel, and Poughkeepsie, New York. Bariatric surgery specialists use advanced, state-of-the-art robotic surgery equipment and techniques to perform weight loss surgery and other minimally invasive procedures. Call the nearest office to schedule a consultation or book one online today.

Robotic Surgery Q & A

What is robotic surgery?

Robotic surgery or robotic-assisted surgery uses advanced robotic technology that allows surgeons to complete procedures with optimal precision and accuracy. 

Advanced Surgeons use the cutting-edge da Vinci® Xi Skills Stimulators™ (da Vinci® Xi surgical system) to offer the best surgical outcomes with little downtime.

In addition to robotic weight loss surgery, experts at Advanced Surgeons offer hernia repair, surgical treatments for gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD), and more.

What are the benefits of robotic surgery?

Some of the many benefits you can experience with robotic surgery for weight loss at Advanced Surgeons include:

  • Better precision and accuracy
  • Smaller incisions
  • Less downtime
  • Smaller scars
  • Low risk of complications
  • Less pain
  • Less bleeding
  • Improved chronic disease management
  • Faster recovery
  • Highly effective results
  • Weight loss
  • Fewer unpleasant symptoms
  • Reduced disease risk factors

Weight loss surgery or bariatric surgery can give you a better overall quality of life and make long-term healthy weight management easier. 

Is robotic surgery right for me?

To find out if you’re a candidate for robotic surgery at Advanced Surgeons, your experienced provider discusses your medical history, symptoms you may have, your lifestyle, and your preferences. They check your weight, blood pressure, and other vital signs and complete a comprehensive physical exam.

Your weight loss specialist recommends you undergo blood tests and sometimes heart function tests, X-rays, or other diagnostic tests to detect or rule out additional health problems.

What happens during robotic surgery?

Right before robotic surgery, you receive general anesthesia to help you fall asleep and avoid pain. Your surgeon sits at a computer console and uses interactive robotic arms to perform your surgery. They use magnified, 3D imagery as guidance for maximum precision and accuracy while altering or repairing tissues inside of your body.

What should I expect after robotic surgery?

After robotic surgery, it’s important to follow all of your post-surgery instructions. Get plenty of rest, take medications and dietary supplements as directed, and follow a special diet during and after the healing process. 

Attend follow-up visits with Advanced Surgeons and support groups as needed for advice about weight loss after surgery.

To learn more about the many benefits of robotic surgery and find out if it’s right for you, call the nearest Advanced Surgeons office or schedule an appointment online today.