Florida Hospital 1st in nation to use new robotic surgery system


Florida Hospital is the first in the nation to buy a robotic system for minimally invasive surgeries in the abdomen that uses eye-tracking technology, allowing surgeons to control the laparoscopic camera with their eyes.

The announcement about the sale of the Senhance Surgical System caught investors’ attention earlier this week, because it’s the robot’s first commercial use in the United States, and it is the first robotic system to receive the U.S. government’s approval in the past two decades, since the now well-known da Vinci robot was approved. Read more here.