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Meet Dr. Robot - Dr. David B. Samadi, MD Revolutionizes Robotic Surgery and Prostate Cancer Treatment With His SMART Technique
Date:12/20/2010

itive Surgical's da Vinci robot helps Dr. Samadi detach the prostate while sparing the nerves that are responsible for sexual function and continence. With its high definition 3D view, Samadi maneuvers the robot's miniature EndoWrist® instruments to perform the delicate robotic prostate surgery. "This is why when it comes to robotics, volume adds to a surgeon's experience, as these skills take time to master," he explained.

Dr. Samadi, who is also a urologic oncologist and laparoscopic expert, discovered his open surgery and laparoscopic surgery skills helped add to his skills as a robotic surgeon. Samadi believes that all surgeons should obtain the same skills in order achieve the necessary experience to perfect their robotic prostatectomy skills. He explains that the robot is merely a tool that improves surgical vision and magnification by allowing angles of dissection that were previously not achieved with open or straight laparoscopic instruments. "With SMART, I can achieve a 95% cure rate in addition to high continence and potency rates, something which I like to call a 'treatment trifecta'," he explains.

"The most important thing for my patients is a cure, but so is their urinary and sexual function," said Dr. Samadi,  "The SMART Surgery Technique enables me to successfully give my patients all three of these vital factors and return them to their quality of life."CONTACT: Dr. David B. SamadiVice Chairman, Department of UrologyChief of Robotics and Minimally Invasive SurgeryThe Mount Sinai Medical CenterPh: 1-855-DRSAMADI1-212-241-8779SOURCE http://www.smart-surgery.comRELATED LINKhttp://www.roboticoncology.com
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