Sydney Robotic Centre

Australian Firsts in Robotic Surgery

Westmead Private Hospital is proud to be the first hospital in Australia to undertake the following:

  • Partial nephrectomy using state-of-the-art robotic technology with firefly imaging
    Professor Howard Lau, Urologist

  • Hysterectomy via single site incision
    Professor Felix Chan, Gynaecologist

  • Single site robotic assisted sacrocolpopexy for Pelvic Floor Prolapse
    Professor Felix Chan, Gynaecologist

  • Totally robotic transanal Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR) of a sessile polyp
    Dr Gary McKay, Colorectal Surgeon

  • First lumber fusion in the Southern Hemisphere using the ROSA robot
    Dr Gordon Dandie, Neurosurgeon