Robotic Surgery


Watch Now: Baptist Health at eMerge Americas...

(VIDEO: Baptist Health South Florida’s robotic surgery simulator was on display for thousands of participants in the eMerge Americas Conference on Miami Beach.) More than...

May 5, 2015 / 1 min read


Fibroid Surgery Risks Explained

When Ethicon, a division of Johnson & Johnson, in July voluntarily recalled a tool gynecologic surgeons had been using to help remove uterine fibroids, doctors...

September 10, 2014 / 3 min read


Watch Now: Children After Cervical Cancer

Anaelvys Espinoza-Ruiz was engaged to be married when she found out she had cervical cancer. While the removal of her uterus and cervix through a...

August 5, 2014 / 1 min read


Hernia Repair 101

Your doctor says that you have a hernia, but you’re not sure what that means, and you’re confused about the treatment options. Here are a...

July 14, 2014 / 2 min read


A Survivor’s Dream Come True

A diagnosis of ovarian cancer is scary.  But when you’re 25 years old, engaged to be married and had hoped to have children, it can...

June 20, 2014 / 3 min read


A Mother’s Miracle

This Mother’s Day, mothers from all over will celebrate the miracle of parenthood. For Qynata Henry-Nairn, 34, mother to 2-month old Olivia Nairn, the day...

May 9, 2014 / 2 min read


Kidneys, Our Bodies’ Filter

If you’ve ever experienced a kidney infection or passed a kidney stone, you know not to take these valuable organs for granted, as you likely...

March 20, 2014 / 3 min read


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