ROBOTIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

ROBOTIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers From Severed Ureter Due to Allegedly Defective Robotic Surgery System ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  middle-aged female patient in Connecticut who underwent a robotic-assisted hysterectomy in order to treat uterine fibroids. During the …  with urology was obtained the patient was sent back to surgery for emergency repair of her ureter, however the patient continues to …

Man Suffers Bowel Perforation, Sepsis After Robotic-Assisted Surgery ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  New Mexico who suffered complications after undergoing a robotic-assisted prostatectomy in order to treat early-stage prostate cancer. The surgery was performed with the assistance of a da Vinci robotic surgical …

Robotic Surgery System Causes Substantial Injuries ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Robotic Surgery System Causes Substantial Injuries

This case takes place in North Carolina and involves a middle-aged female patient who underwent a complete hysterectomy using the da Vinci Surgical System surgical technology. During the procedure a cut was made in the patient’s intestines that went unnoti …

Hernia Repair Via da Vinci Surgical Robot Leads to Esophageal Perforation ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a patient who underwent hiatal hernia repair via da Vinci surgical robot surgical technology. The procedure was complicated by esophageal perforation. Postoperatively, the perforation was not discovered for some time, which resulted in a …

OBGYN Transects Sciatic Nerve During Vaginal Vault Repair for Vaginal Prolapse ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a fifty-four-year-old female patient who underwent a vaginal vault repair. She subsequently had damage to her sciatic nerve suffering from motor/sensory dysfunction with paralysis postoperatively. Additionally, she had pain and numbness  …

Urology Expert Witness Discusses Robotic Surgery Error ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Urology Expert Witness Discusses Robotic Surgery Error

…  who had a new onset prostate cancer and underwent a robotic assisted prostatectomy that was met with significant complication. The …  the surgical workspace. Ultimately, due to the robotic surgery, the patient sustained a perforation to the small bowel that needed to …