First surgical robot in the north at Hospital da Luz Arrábida

Hospital da Luz Arrábida is launching its program of robotic surgery, offering, for the first time, to patients in the north region, an innovative and minimally invasive surgery, with excellent results in the surgical treatment of different pathologies, such as prostate cancer and obesity.

The first surgical robot in the north of the country is already in place and will start operating at Hospital da Luz Arrábida until the end of October, thus materializing one more step in the strategy of Luz Saúde Group towards the establishment of an advanced clinical and technological network englobing all its units.

With this new equipment at Hospital da Luz Arrábida, the Hospital da Luz network consolidates the expansion of its robotic surgery program and extends its innovative and excellent medicine to all patients, from north to south.

The installation of this first surgical robot in the north region is also inscribed in an investment plan of 10 million Euros in cutting-edge clinical technology for the units of Hospital da Luz network, which will be applied in the next months and which foresees the installation of new equipment, besides Arrábida, also at Hospital da Luz Aveiro and Hospital da Luz Póvoa de Varzim, among others. Some of this equipment will be unique at the Iberian Peninsula.