If you have been diagnosed with an obstruction between your ureter and kidney, or a uretero-pelvic junction obstruction (UPJO), turn to Jefferson's expert urologic surgeons who can perform a minimally invasive robotic pyeloplasty.
Advantages of Robotic-Assisted Pyeloplasty
Our surgeons have performed a high volume of these procedures, which offer you significant advantages from traditional surgery. These advantages include:
- Significantly less pain
- Less bleeding and faster healing times
- Less risk of infection
- Less scarring
- Shorter hospital stay
- Shorter recovery time
- Equivalent success rates to open surgery
Jefferson Hospital is one of only two hospitals in the region to own the daVinci® Si Robot, which has enhanced high-definition 3-D vision for superior clinical capability.