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Robotic-Assisted Pyeloplasty

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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.