Navigation Links
Johns Hopkins surgeons among the first in the country to perform a robotic single-site hysterectomy
Date:5/30/2013

Two Johns Hopkins gynecologic surgeons are among the first in the nation to perform a robotic hysterectomy using a single, small incision.

Amanda Nickles Fader, M.D., associate professor of gynecologic oncology and director of the Kelly Gynecologic Oncology Service and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics; and Stacey Scheib, M.D., assistant professor of gynecology and obstetrics and director of the Multidisciplinary Fibroid Center in the Division of Gynecologic Specialties at Johns Hopkins, recently performed other several types of single-site robotic gynecologic procedures including surgery for fibroids, abnormal uterine bleeding and ovarian cysts and masses.

Nickles Fader and Scheib have collectively authored more than 25 articles on robotic surgery as well as single-site laparoscopy in peer-reviewed medical journals. They are among a small group of surgeons in the United States, with expertise in this procedure, according to officials at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Nickles Fader, an internationally recognized surgeon with a specialty in minimally invasive women's cancer surgery, has performed more than 400 laparoscopic single-site surgeries and more than 600 robot-assisted procedures since 2008.

"To be one of the first hospitals in the region to offer this surgical innovation, which is a less invasive surgical option for many women, demonstrates Johns Hopkins' commitment to providing our patients with the most advanced, minimally invasive surgical options," says Nickles Fader. "Our institution is also leading the way with surgical innovations research, to ensure that any new technology we use in the operating room is safe, cost-effective and truly better for our patients than what we have used in the past."

Scheib, a nationally known expert in the single-incision laparoscopic technique for hysterectomies and other gynecologic procedures, who has performed
'/>"/>

Contact: John Lazarou
jlazarou1@jhmi.edu
410-502-8902
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Personal Injury Law Firm Issues New Infographic Detailing a Potential Link Between Stevens Johnson Syndrome and Common Children’s Medicines
2. Johns Hopkins rewrites obsolete blood-ordering rules
3. Exposure to Secondhand Smoke May Lead to Worsening of Pediatric Kidney Disease; Pediatric Nephrology Publishes Dayton Children’s, Johns Hopkins Joint Study
4. Former Johnson & Johnson Executive Brian Perkins Named Chairman of Puroast® Coffee
5. Schachter, Hendy & Johnson PSC Lawyer Says Cochlear Implant Victims Should Know Their Legal Rights
6. Injury Law Firm Announces New Informative Graphic on Common Medicines That Have Allegedly Been Linked to Stevens Johnson Syndrome
7. Parker Waichman LLP Responds to Johnson & Johnson’s Decision to Discontinue Some of Its DePuy All-metal and Ceramic-on-metal Hip Implant Products
8. DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Johnson & Johnson Decision to Stop Metal-on-Metal Hip Sales
9. Johns Hopkins experts to present genetics advances at international meeting this weekend
10. Johnson & Johnson Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Update: Resource4thePeople Reports Judge Schedules More Trials for This Summer
11. Carey Danis & Lowe Optimistic About DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuits Following Johnson & Johnson Loss
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/11/2014)... 2014 Experience Mayan heritage and enjoy ... Package at the luxury all-inclusive AAA Five Diamond Grand ... guided on-site ecological family tour where guests learn about ... Mayan Encounter Tour at the Mayan archeological site of ... pyramid in the Yucatan and the only pyramid people ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... Fadhits.com, the distinguished wedding dress manufacturer and retailer, ... holiday dresses . To top it all off, all ... prices, up to 65% off. Clients who place orders ... , Fadhits.com is devoted to designing and selling ... global clients. All its items come with very fast ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... Emily Johnson, owner of the Portland Fit Body ... boot camp has held two charity workout events and is ... 26th, from 7:15 - 8:30 at Col Summers City Park, SE ... camp session raised $510 for Medical Teams International. Their second workout ... a Dream. On July 26th, Johnson and Portland Fit Body ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Timex, the ... the launch of the Timex Performance Network, the brand’s ... training plans, athlete testimonials, seasonal news and special product ... will capitalize on the legacy of the Timex IRONMAN ... for runners and endurance athletes nationwide. The hub will ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, July ... women who can,t cough, sneeze or laugh without losing ... stem cells to regenerate weakened urethra muscles. In ... stem cells isolated from patients, own fat tissue improved ... year. Stress incontinence affects about twice as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Explore the Aura and Mystery of the Yucatan’s Mayan Culture with New Hotel Package at AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya 2Health News:Explore the Aura and Mystery of the Yucatan’s Mayan Culture with New Hotel Package at AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya 3Health News:Elegant Lace Holiday Dresses Released by Fadhits.com 2Health News:Portland Fit Body Boot Camp Invites Public to Fitness Boot Camp Session Benefiting Children’s Cancer Association 2Health News:Portland Fit Body Boot Camp Invites Public to Fitness Boot Camp Session Benefiting Children’s Cancer Association 3Health News:Timex Announces Launch of Timex Performance Network 2Health News:Stem Cells May Ease Urinary Incontinence, Study Says 2Health News:Stem Cells May Ease Urinary Incontinence, Study Says 3
... AND LA JOLLA, CA-- Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the ... with Genentech, a wholly owned member of the Roche ... to manufacture, develop and market human monoclonal antibodies to ... viruses include the strains for the current seasonal and ...
... skins, but some restaurants and population groups also want them ... can have side effects that call into question the wisdom ... to a lesser extent contamination from heavy metals and residues ... to health. This is the conclusion of a study published ...
... , , ... Rhonda Roby , PhD, MPH, associate professor and project coordinator for ... UNT Health Science Center , was instrumental in recently identifying three ... cemetery. , The Chilean government contacted Roby in 2006 to ...
... February 8, 2010- The research group of Dr. Franois ... de Montral (IRCM), in collaboration with the team of ... of Toronto) accomplished a technical breakthrough: they mapped all ... yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae . The method used by ...
... Michigan State University has launched the nation,s first comprehensive ... which the FBI has called "the crime of the ... to food additives to auto parts- accounts for hundreds ... a major impact on health and safety, the economy, ...
... Ohio- A fictional television drama may be more effective in ... program on the same issue, according to a new study. ... drama about a teen pregnancy felt more vulnerable two weeks ... for using birth control. However, those who watched a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study carried out into biological risks of eating reptiles 2Health News:UNT Health Science Center's Roby Helps Identify Bodies of Chile's Patio 29 2Health News:UNT Health Science Center's Roby Helps Identify Bodies of Chile's Patio 29 3Health News:Researchers map all the fragile sites of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae's genome 2Health News:Researchers map all the fragile sites of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae's genome 3Health News:MSU launches first anti-counterfeiting research program 2Health News:MSU launches first anti-counterfeiting research program 3Health News:TV drama can be more persuasive than news program, study finds 2Health News:TV drama can be more persuasive than news program, study finds 3Health News:TV drama can be more persuasive than news program, study finds 4
(Date:7/10/2014)... 10, 2014  Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: ... has completed the sale to Galderma of all rights ... held by Valeant for $1.4 billion in cash, pursuant ... recently completed its acquisition of Galderma. ... products to a company that is firmly committed to ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... CAESAREA, Israel , July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... Dario™ Diabetes Management Solution, today announced the appointment ... an independent member of its Board of Directors. ... of legal and business experience to LabStyle as ... director, and legal and corporate governance expert. He ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Sono-Tek Corporation (OTC BB: SOTK) today announced ... 2013, compared to sales of $2,202,000 for the prior year ... quarter has also shown growth over the preceding quarter,s sales, ... this fiscal year. Markets that experienced sales increases over the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:LabStyle Innovations Welcomes Richard B. Stone to its Board of Directors 2LabStyle Innovations Welcomes Richard B. Stone to its Board of Directors 3LabStyle Innovations Welcomes Richard B. Stone to its Board of Directors 4Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results 2Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results 3Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results 4
... BCR-ABL That Cause Resistance to Current ... CML and ALL ... ) today reported preliminary phase 1 data from an ongoing,trial of ... lymphocytic leukemia (Ph+ALL) who,are resistant to or intolerant of the approved ...
... Also Experienced Improved Physical Functioning, INDIANAPOLIS, June ... pain of the knee treated with 60 mg ... significant pain,reduction. Patients taking duloxetine reported significant pain ... treatment that lasted,throughout the 13-week trial.(1) Results from ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Exelixis Presents Clinical Data Supporting the Safety and Initial Clinical Activity of XL228 in Chronic and Acute Leukemia 2Exelixis Presents Clinical Data Supporting the Safety and Initial Clinical Activity of XL228 in Chronic and Acute Leukemia 3Exelixis Presents Clinical Data Supporting the Safety and Initial Clinical Activity of XL228 in Chronic and Acute Leukemia 4Patients Taking Cymbalta(R) Reported Reduced Pain Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in New Study 2Patients Taking Cymbalta(R) Reported Reduced Pain Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in New Study 3Patients Taking Cymbalta(R) Reported Reduced Pain Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in New Study 4Patients Taking Cymbalta(R) Reported Reduced Pain Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in New Study 5
... UniBloc weighing mechanism for speed, ... stability control, analog display modes, multiple ... percent measure functions, auto print, and ... data from built-in clock. Built-in, ...
TOPLOAD 320/0.01G, BL320S. Touch-key external calibration only. Requires calibration weights (either 200g or 300g). 120/240V A/C adapter, Lock-down Ring, In-use Protective Cover....
... - Battery Powered (6 size AA required). ... (g, ct, oz, ozt, GN, dwt, mom, ... and Percent Measure functions, Auto Print. Optional ... AC adapter may be ordered for AC ...
... (6 size AA required). Fast, Lightweight Strain ... ozt, GN, dwt, mom, dwt, tael), Specific ... functions, Auto Print. Optional hook (321-34532-03) available ... be ordered for AC Operation of ELB. ...
Medicine Products: