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Robot Assisted Surgery Procedures
Learn more about the types of surgery that can be performed with the assistance of this technology
What to Expect
Things to consider when preparing for your surgery
Robot Assisted Surgery in Canada
Visit the Robotic Program Locator to learn more about hospitals in Canada that provide Robot Assisted Surgery

Robot Assisted Surgery has been successfully used to treat over 48,500 patients within Canada since 2003. Leveraging this technology, surgeons of multiple specialties provide patients with a range of cancer and benign conditions minimally invasive care.

Robotic Procedures

Types of Robot Assisted Surgeries

Patient Stories

Patients share their experience with Robot Assisted Surgery

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Watch these stories

Patients and Health care professionals share their experience with robot assisted surgery. 

Aubrie's Story

Aubrie Nelson is an emergency nurse from Victoria. She’s married with two young boys, AJ and Ivan. In the Spring of 2014, Aubrie was diagnosed with a rare type of cancer in her salivary gland that was not responsive to radiation.

Future of Surgical Innovation

The multi specialty team at St Joe’s Hospital in Hamilton describe how minimally invasive robot assisted surgery is benefiting their cancer patients daily.

Funding Atlantic Canada's first surgical robotics program at the QEII

Robot-assisted surgery is a cancer treatment option that’s never been available, here, in Atlantic Canada…until now.

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Minimally Invasive Treatment

M. Regis Labeaume, the Mayor of Quebec City, discusses his prostate cancer diagnosis and his positive experience with minimally invasive robot assisted surgery (French)

Robot Assisted Surgery Program dedicated to Womens Health

Dr. Helen Steed describes the impact the team at Lois Hole Hospital in Edmonton has had on womens lives by providing minimally invasive robot assisted surgery for cancer.

Advantages of Robot Assisted Surgery

Sinai Health is advancing how they deliver health care. Dr. Jonathan Solnik describes how it will enable complex robotics-assisted laparoscopic operations for patients with complicated health conditions. 

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