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Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)

Published: Aug 17th, 2012

For kidney and ureteral stones that are too large (usually larger than 2 centimeters), too numerous, or too dense to be treated by extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) or ureteroscopy, […]

Laparoscopic and Robotic Partial Nephrectomy

Laparoscopic and Robotic Partial Nephrectomy

Published: Aug 14th, 2012

For patients diagnosed with a small (i.e. < 4 cm) kidney tumor (Figure 1), laparoscopic and robotic partial nephrectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for removal […]

Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy

Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy

Published: Aug 13th, 2012

For patients diagnosed with a large (i.e. > 4 cm) kidney tumor (Figure 1), laparoscopic radical nephrectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for complete removal of […]

Robotic Nerve-sparing Radical Prostatectomy

Robotic Nerve-sparing Radical Prostatectomy

Published: Aug 13th, 2012

For patients with clinically localized prostate cancer, nerve-sparing robotic prostatectomy provides patients with a safe and minimally invasive technique for removal of the prostate gland, while preserving as much of […]