Baystate's urogyneology surgeons offer a variety of treatments designed to optimize each individual patient's results and restore normal function of the pelvic floor.
If surgery is necessary it can be performed vaginally with and without mesh insertion, abdominally, or robotically, depending the particular patient and the type and severity of the problem.
Robotic hysterectomy using the da Vinci robotic surgery system offers numerous potential benefits over traditional approaches, including:
- Significantly less pain
- Minimal blood loss and less need for blood transfusion
- Fewer complications
- Shorter hospital stay
- Quicker recovery and return to normal activities
- Small incisions for minimal scarring
- Better outcomes and patient satisfaction, in many cases
This procedure is performed using the da Vinci Surgical System, a breakthrough surgical platform which enables gynecologists to operate with unmatched precision, dexterity and control. By overcoming the limitations of both traditional open and laparoscopic surgery, da Vinci is revolutionizing gynecologic surgery for women. Learn more about how da Vinci Surgery enables gynecologists to perform the most precise, minimally invasive hysterectomy available today - da Vinci Hysterectomy.