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A Look at The Transformation of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Kyle Miller, MD  (Senior Global Clinical Marketing Manager, Intuitive Surgical)

Gianluca De Novi, PhD  (CEO, Xsurgical)

Christopher Macomber, MD, MBA  (General and Minimally Invasive, Chair of Robotic Surgery , Allina Health Surgical Specialists, Abbott Northwestern Hospital)

Amanda Pedersen  (News Editor, MD+DI)

Location: 210A

Date: Tuesday, February 11

Time: 10:45am - 11:45am

Track: MD&M Conference: Exploring Emerging Technologies of the Digital Health Boom

Vault Recording: TBD

Minimally invasive surgery has transformed the field of surgery, it has been a key trend in the U.S. since the beginning of the 1990. The achievements of minimally invasive technology and techniques have been extraordinary. This panel will discuss the key trends in minimally invasive surgery, including robotic surgery, one of the most rapidly adopted medical device innovations over the last two decades. Distinguished panelists will gather to discuss the latest in:

  • Robotic-assisted surgeries and what’s to come
  • Enhanced real-time imaging
  • Predictive modeling and artificial intelligence using big data