Sydney Robotic Centre

Robotic Firsts

Westmead Private Hospital is very proud to have been the first hospital in Australia to undertake many Australian robotic firsts.

  • A partial nephrectomy using state-of-the-art robotic technology with firefly imaging.
    • Dr Howard Lau, Urologist

  • A hysterectomy via single site incision
    • Dr Felix Chan, Gynaecologist

  • A single site robotic assisted Sacrocoplopexy for Pelvic Floor Prolapse
    • Dr Felix Chan, Gynaecologist

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