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Mediclinic City Hospital’s robotic surgical team performs first ever robotic major liver resection in Dubai using the da Vinci Xi robot
Mediclinic City Hospital recently performed the first ever robotic major liver resection in Dubai using the da Vinci robot.
The procedure was performed by Dr Hemant Vadeyar, Consultant Hepatobiliary Surgeon, who was assisted by consultant surgeons Dr Faisel Ikram and Dr Roger Gerjy.
3.9kg tumour removed from Dubai man’s liver
Munir Naseeruddin, 23, a bank employee from Dubai would have never believed that a cyst as big as a giant melon could be growing inside his lean frame.
But 15 days ago, doctors from Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital removed a 28cm tumour weighing 3.9kg from Naseeruddin’s liver.
Mediclinic City Hospital successfully performs rare liver surgery
Following the referral to the dedicated liver unit at Mediclinic City Hospital, Dr Hemant Vadeyar, Consultant Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Liver Transplant Surgeon, discussed the case at the weekly GI and liver multidisciplinary team meeting (MDT).
Mediclinic City Hospital performs the first robotic liver resection surgery in Dubai
The first ever robotic liver resection surgery in Dubai has been performed at Mediclinic City Hospital. The surgery was led by Dr Hemant Vadeyar, Consultant Liver Surgeon at the hospital. He explains, “The patient, 24 years of age, was found to have a large mass in the liver during her routine ultrasound examination. Subsequent investigations suggested that this was most likely to be a benign mass on the left lobe of the liver."