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Robotic Surgery

Doctors defend use of surgery robots amid study questioning their cost

Doctors defend use of surgery robots amid study questioning their cost

A study published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Association has some local surgeons defending their use of expensive robots for medical procedures.

February 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Surgical robots may not be worth the money

At least seven Tucson area hospitals have expensive da Vinci robots for surgery, but a new study released Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association says the robots may not be worth the money.

February 20, 2013 6:30 amLoading…

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