Robotic Female Radical Cystectomy Procedure

In this video, Steven Chang, MD, MS, Associate Surgeon in the Division of Urology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, demonstrates a robotic female radical cystectomy using the Da Vinci robotic surgical system.  The technical aspects of the procedure are discussed and the unique features of the robotic approach are highlighted.  This minimally invasive robotic approach allows for significantly decreased blood loss and trauma, without compromising in cancer control or functional outcomes, compared to the open approach.


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Brigham and Women's Physician Resource Center

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