QUESTION: I am interested in robotic surgery. What kinds of robotic procedures do you perform?
We perform robotic surgery using the da Vinci system at Westmoreland Regional Hospital and Latrobe Area Hospital. We perform robotic surgery on the kidney, bladder, and pelvic organs. If you are considering robotic surgery for a urologic problem, please make an appointment to discuss this with us further. If you would like to learn more about some of the procedures we perform, or if you have already scheduled a surgery and are looking for more information, please see the documents attached below.
QUESTION: I am preparing to undergo a scheduled urologic procedure and have misplaced my preoperative instructions.
You can always call our office if you need more information prior to an upcoming procedure or if you have any questions. Alternatively, please see the documents attached below if you need any reference materials regarding your upcoming procedure.
QUESTION: What can I expect after my scheduled procedure?
You can always call our office if you need more information about a scheduled procedure or if you have any questions after your procedure. Alternatively, please see the documents attached below if you need any reference materials regarding your surgery or postoperative care.
QUESTION: My doctor suggested I need a midurethral sling for my stress urinary incontinence. I have seen TV commercials regarding the use of mesh in the vaginal area. Can you provide me with more information regarding this?
Your doctor can discuss the safety and efficacy of mesh in the vaginal area with you, but please see these attached informational documents for your reference.