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Elite Surgical Care

The Global Robotics Institute includes one of the most skilled robotic-assisted Head and Neck Surgery teams in the region, backed by some of the most sophisticated technologies and therapies available. We pair state-of-the-art surgical techniques and practices with education, therapy and support from a team of specialized medical professionals. Chosen for their experience and training in head and neck cancer, they help set patients on the path toward a cancer-free, improved quality of life.

Our multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care is unique. We tap into collective expertise and knowledge across many specialties to get you the very best medical care possible. And it’s all done in a highly advanced, yet patient-centered environment that makes AdventHealth Celebration Health so much more than an ordinary hospital.

And that care doesn’t end at our door. Our team of surgeons, nurses, nutritionists, speech therapists, exercise physiologists, social workers and spiritual care specialists work together to provide head and neck surgery patients life-long support and care.

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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About Dr. J. Scott Magnuson

The robotic-assisted Head and Neck Surgery Program at AdventHealth Celebration Health is proud to introduce J. Scott Magnuson, MD, FACS, to patients who need advanced surgery, robotic-assisted surgery or reconstruction.

As a board certified and noted pioneer in the field of robotic-assisted head and neck surgery, Dr. Magnuson brings highly technical and unique skills to the program. He is influential in the field and has published numerous articles on Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS).

Dr. Magnuson is also a professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando. He is the medical director of the Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Program at AdventHealth Celebration Health and director of Robotic Head and Neck Surgery at the AdventHealth Nicholson Center.

Benefits and What to Expect

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Leading-Edge Technology

And Clinical Excellence

The robotic-assisted Head and Neck Surgery Program at AdventHealth Celebration Health is one of the leading programs of its kind in the United States. The program is designed with your experience in mind to keep you as calm and comfortable as possible.

Employing the advanced daVinci® Robotics system, our surgeons use miniaturized instruments and a 3D camera for an unmatched view of the surgical area. Our robotic-assisted surgical techniques are also minimally invasive, which can help reduce pain, scarring and recovery time.

Patients are seen in our specially designed clinic for pre-operative screening and post-operative follow-up care, located close to the head and neck patient area of the hospital. This provides patients and the clinical team easier access to additional care and resources that can aid in your treatment.

Contact Dr. Magnuson's team today at Call407-303-4120.

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Meet the Head and Neck Surgery Team

Laurie Amodeo, MSN, ARNP, AOCNP

As you begin your treatment for head and neck issues you’ll quickly come to appreciate Laurie Amodeo, our Clinical Care Coordinator. She is here to ensure your time with us is as stress-free as possible so you can concentrate on becoming healthy.

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