What is Robotic Urology?
Robotic or robotic surgery is surgery that is performed using specialized robot machinery. It is a very technologically advanced technique that allows the surgeon to carry out surgical procedures in a very precise way. It should be noted that this type of surgery is usually performed under general anesthesia.
Robotic surgery in Urology is used as a treatment for prostate cancer (prostatectomy), kidney cancer (nephrectomy), bladder cancer, genital prolapse and urethral stricture, among other pathologies.