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AdventHealth Global Robotics

Helping You Feel Whole

Our state-of-the-art technology is second only to the talent of the people who utilize it. Medical Director Dr. Vipul Patel has hand-selected each staff member because of their commitment to whole health and healing. When you or a loved one are cared for here, we hope you find that our support and expertise inspires hope and peace of mind.

World-Renowned, Highly Skilled, Accomplished and Compassionate

These characteristics best describe our team of doctors, nurses and support staff at the Global Robotics Institute and contribute to the unparalleled experience each of our patients has come to recognize. My name is Vipul Patel, MD, FACS, Medical Director of AdventHealth Global Robotics Institute (GRI) and Director of AdventHealth's Urologic Oncology Program, and I welcome you on behalf of our entire team. I have the privilege of heading one of the most advanced medical facilities in the world with the most experienced experts in the field of robotic urologic oncology.

We thank you for your interest in the GRI and are committed to providing you with the best possible treatment for urological cancer.


Vipul Patel, MD, FACS
Medical Director, AdventHealth Global Robotics Institute
Medical Director, AdventHealth Urologic Oncology Program
Associate Professor of Urology, University of Central Florida
Clinical Associate Professor of Urology, Nova Southeastern University
Editor Emeritus, The Journal of Robotic Surgery

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Patient Support

At the GRI, we provide individualized, compassionate care to give you the best results. Our hand-selected multi-lingual team takes care of your specific needs from the day that you contact us through the culmination of your treatment. Having helped over 17,000 patients with prostate cancer, our program focuses on the care of urologic cancer patients only and understands the individualized needs of each person, providing a nurturing and inspiring environment for diagnosis, treatment and recovery. In fact, our facility houses an entire floor dedicated solely to robotic surgery patients and their families.

Our program is part of AdventHealth Orlando which has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s best hospitals in Urology. Unparalleled outcomes place us at the forefront of innovation and have helped the program to develop a worldwide reputation for excellence. Our experienced team of professionals has consistently received superior rankings and continues to reach out and help patients globally.

Together, da Vinci® surgery technology and your doctor have the ability to perform complex procedures through just a few small openings.
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Cancer Education and Support


Prostate Smart: Virtual Men’s Health Forum

Please join us for our monthly virtual forum where expert panelists present on topics requested by our patients and concludes with a moderated Q&A session. We meet on the last Wednesday of every month, expect for holidays. Registration is required as there is a maximum virtual capacity set by Dr. Patel to ensure a quality experience for all.

Prostate Smart Virtual Series Schedule

For more information, please contact Jackie Schueler


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Your mental health is an important piece to your continued recovery. Please reach out directly for assistance with resources and support to:

Catherine Lindner, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, CST Call407-303-2055

She is a member of the Association of Oncology Social Work and American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists. Catherine works directly with each patient, bridging the gap between biological, psychological, sexual, social and relationship components of cancer and the side effects of treatment.