Indraprastha Apollo Hospital Delhi Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Arun Prasad shares why he prefers using robotic surgery over open or laparoscopic procedures. He talks about several different procedures he has performed: Gastric Bypass, Carcinoma of the Rectum, Hepaticojejunostomy, tumors and bowel surgery.
Prasad explains how the robot is always surgeon controlled and how critics of the expense of using the robot may be wrong.
This is a good video for both surgeons and patients wanting to understand more about the advantages of robotic surgery, form the viewpoint of an experienced surgeon.
His talk is all on-camera. 04:40
August 15, 2020