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Using robotic surgery to help children
San Bernardino Sun

Robotic surgery gives doctors the ability to perform very precise movements and procedures through a smaller opening in the body than with conventional methods. And although the robotic da Vinci Surgery System isn’t new to medicine, it is still not commonly used in pediatrics. In July 2008, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles was the first Southern California hospital to dedicate a surgical robot for children.