Technology


Resolving Infertility

Once you are ready to start a family, waiting is the last thing you want to do. But, having a baby does not come easily...

September 18, 2013 / 3 min read


Single-Site Gallbladder Surgery

Did you know that your gallbladder is a small pear-shaped organ that stores and releases bile and other juices that help you digest food? But...

September 10, 2013 / 2 min read


First Scarless Robotic Hysterectomy Patient Talks

In May at South Miami Hospital, Miami gynecologic oncologist Ricardo Estape, M.D., performed South Florida’s first single-incision robotic hysterectomy on Rosa Pazos of Miramar. In...

June 26, 2013 / 1 min read


Mothers' Miracles

For women wanting children, any type of gynecologic problem requiring surgery begs the question: Will I be able to have a baby? Luckily for two...

May 12, 2013 / 2 min read


Surgeon Performs Scarless Hysterectomy with Robot

Gynecologic surgeon Ricardo Estape, M.D., performed South Florida’s first single-incision robotic hysterectomy today at South Miami Hospital. Dr. Estape, who has performed thousands of robotic...

May 8, 2013 / 2 min read


A Teenager's Landmark Robotic Rescue

Jonathan Muniz was registering for an accelerated high school program last summer when he doubled over, gasping for air. “I couldn’t get a breath in...

December 3, 2012 / 2 min read


Robotic Revolution: It was Science Fiction Not...

A surgeon sits at a video console, using joysticks and foot pedals to control three robotic arms suspended over a patient on the nearby operating...

November 21, 2012 / 3 min read


Cool and Cancer-Free

Alma Pol was enjoying her young adulthood in Miami and her fast-paced career working in public relations for the judicial courts when a routine Pap...

November 20, 2012 / 2 min read