We are happy to inform that we supported our distributor IFM Gerbershagen and the European Robotic Institue at the Prostata workshop, that was held at the St. Antonius-Hospital - Prostatazentrum Nordwest in Gronau, Germany on May 30th - 31st, 2017.
During the two-day training, participants from Greece and Poland were able to take a part in live transmissions of robot-assisted prostatectomies (RARP) using Grena polymer clips, visit OR during RARP, make intensive practical exercises using da Vinci System as well as an advanced da Vinci simulator.
PZNW specializes in the treatment of prostate cancer using mainly the da Vinci System. It is the largest and most experienced prostate cancer treatment center in Europe. The clinic, with four da Vinci robots, performs about 1,400 treatments every year. Since its inception, more than 8000 da Vinci operations have been performed.
The head of the Urology Clinic is Dr. J.H. Witt, who performed more than 3000 da Vinci treatments, is the close circle of the most experienced da Vinci operators in the world.
We sincerely thank Dr. Witt and the whole team for organizing the workshop at the highest level!
We were very excited to see our clips being used in the robotic urology field and are very happy about the feedback we have received from the participants!
Photos from the Prostata workshop in Gronau, May 2017