ORLANDO, Fla., March 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Orlando, Fla., is
known for theme parks and sun, but beginning Monday, surgeons from countries
such as South Korea, Chile, Turkey, and Italy will come to Orlando for a
different reason. They will be attending the World Robotic Urology Symposium
to learn the latest about robotic surgery.
This one-of-a-kind conference is hosted by the Global Robotics Institute
(GRI) at Florida Hospital, and led by the world's leaders in robotic surgery,
including Dr. Vip Patel. Patel leads one of the world's most experienced
robotic teams and recently accepted the appointment of medical director of the
"We have assembled the world's leading experts on robotic surgery to
learn more about this new era in healthcare, the move toward surgeries that
are less invasive," Patel said. "These conference participants will have the
opportunity to learn from robotic surgery leaders about the latest in basic
and advanced robotic techniques."
Thursday, March 27, 2008