minimally invasive surgery

100 Years in the Making: How Patients Benefit from Thoracic Robotic Surgery

John F. Lazar, MD, Thoracic Surgery January 22, 2019

When the first minimally invasive surgery—also called laparoscopic surgery—was performed in the early 1900s, a surgeon would use a hollow…

Moving Neurosurgery Into the Future

Edward F. Aulisi, MD, FAANS, FACS, Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery October 06, 2020

MedStar Washington Hospital Center made history this summer when it became the first hospital in the United States to perform…