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Minimally Invasive Surgery

One of the brightest innovations in surgery has a home right here at T.J. Samson Community Hospital!

The da Vinci Surgical System is changing the experience of patients who undergo complex surgical procedures. This minimally invasive option results in less scarring, less pain and quicker recovery for patients.

The following da Vinci surgeries are available at T.J. Samson Community Hospital:

  • Kidney cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Hysterectomy
  • General surgery

Key benefits are:

  • Less pain and scarring
  • Less risk of infections
  • Less injury to tissue
  • Higher accuracy rate
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Precision
  • Quicker healing time
  • Less blood loss
  • Faster return to normal activities