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Quicker Recoveries Possible with Robotic Heart Valve Surgery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBPRWqlYm84 Millions of Americans are living with a heart murmur, a telltale sound caused by blood rushing through the heart. Some are harmless, but sometimes they’re a clue to serious problems with the heart’s valves. When surgery is called for, robotic technology is allowing repairs to be made safer than [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Orchestrating Care — and Robotic Surgery — for Prostate Cancer

Orchestrating Care — and Robotic Surgery — for Prostate Cancer

Internationally known orchestra conductor Alvaro Gomez is originally from Chile but now lives in Florida and when faced with a diagnosis of prostate cancer, he chose Mayo Clinic for his minimally invasive treatment. A collaborative team that included urologists and oncologists developed just the right treatment for Mr. Gomez, and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Orchestrating care (and robotic surgery) for prostate cancer SPANISH

Alvaro Gomez, an internationally known orchestra conductor who resides outside of Orlando, Fla., shares his story about beating prostate cancer. Gomez, originally from Chile, with roots in Spain and Italy, says he chose Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., in part for its knowledge and availability to minimally invasive treatment. And [...]

Created by Andy Shilts

Orchestrating care (and robotic surgery) for prostate cancer ENGLISH

Alvaro Gomez, an internationally known orchestra conductor who resides outside of Orlando, Fla., shares his story about beating prostate cancer. Gomez, originally from Chile, with roots in Spain and Italy, says he chose Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., in part for its knowledge and availability to minimally invasive treatment. And [...]

Created by Andy Shilts

Caring Canines: Support from Four-Legged Friends

Caring Canines: Support from Four-Legged Friends

Caring Canines: Receive support from a four-legged friend With pet-assisted therapy, find out how a furry friend can provide you with love and help ease loneliness and anxiety. Transoral robotic surgery for oral cancer Discover how surgeons use this high-tech procedure to treat mouth and throat cancers. Positron emission tomography [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic: Robotic Surgery Proves Successful, Less Invasive Way to Treat HPV-Related Oral Cancer

Mayo Clinic: Robotic Surgery Proves Successful, Less Invasive Way to Treat HPV-Related Oral Cancer

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Over the past few decades, doctors have noted a surprising trend in cancer of the tonsils and base of the tongue. Though oral cancer previously appeared predominantly in elderly patients with a history of tobacco and alcohol use, it's increasing in younger patients: 30- to 50-year-old nonsmokers [...]

Created by mayonewsreleases

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