Robotic Assisted Surgery Now Available at Cedar Park Regional Medical Center
Cedar Park, TX (October 21, 2009) - Cedar Park Regional Medical Center (CPRMC) announced today the successful completion of its first robotic-assisted surgeries performed by Carl Bischoff, M.D., a urologist who recently joined the medical staff at CPRMC. Bischoff performed three kidney related procedures including a pyeloplasty as well as a left radical laparoscopic nephrectomy.
“The da Vinci® Surgical System, provides a surgeon improved visualization, enhanced dexterity, and control. Patients experience shorter hospital stays, less pain, less risk of scarring, and faster recoveries,” said Dr. Bischoff.
“da Vinci robotics is one of our newest additions to our slate of hospital services,” said Abe Martinez, CEO of Cedar Park Medical Center. “We are pleased to have Dr. Bischoff on our medical staff and to provide this technological advancement to our patients. In the coming year, we anticipate increasing the use of robotics across several physician specialties.”
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Cedar Park Regional Medical Center (CPRMC) is located in Cedar Park, Texas, and is a 150-bed Joint Commission accredited community hospital. Serving the healthcare needs of Cedar Park and its surrounding communities, CPRMC is a quality-driven and trusted healthcare provider. With over 300 physicians on its medical staff, the hospital offers an array of medical services including: a 24-hour emergency department, ICU, PCU, Medical/Surgical Services, General and Bariatric Surgery, Outpatient Rehab, Urology, Gastroenterology, Women’s Health Services, Laboratory Services, Diagnostic Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, Sleep Medicine, Women’s Services and more. Click here to learn more.