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miVIP Featured in Article on ASC Robotic Surgery Trends

In an article on TRENDS IN ASC ROBOTICS in the June/July issue of ASC Focus magazine, writer Robert Kurtz examines the state of robotic surgical technologies in outpatient settings. The Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) robotics market appears primed for rapid growth, says Kurtz. He interviewed several robotic surgeons at multiple facilities for the article, including Bobby Bhasker-Rao,…

Surgeon Becomes Patient, Donating His Bone Marrow to Save a Child’s Life

Like most doctors, Rafael Lemus-Rangel, MD, a board-certified robotic surgeon at miVIP Surgery Centers in Southern California, went into medicine because he wanted to help people. Dr. Lemus-Rangel took this desire to help a step further. He signed up to become a bone marrow donor through “Be The Match,” a national bone marrow program. The…

miVIP Surgery Center in California Celebrates 1,200 Robotic Surgeries

Premier ASC in Southern California Completes More Than 1,000 Robotic-Assisted Procedures with da Vinci® TUSTIN, Calif. – MAY 1, 2019 – The miVIP Orange County Multispecialty Surgery Center, part of a network of independent ambulatory surgery facilities providing minimally invasive surgery paired with VIP-level patient services, has completed over 1,000 robotic surgeries as of May…

First Use of Robotic Surgery Stapler at miVIP for Sleeve Gastrectomy

First Application of High-Precision Stapler in Minimally Invasive Weight Loss SurgeryTUSTIN, Calif. – FEBRUARY 21, 2019 – miVIP Surgery Centers, a network of independent ambulatory surgery facilities providing minimally invasive surgery, is the first outpatient facility in the world to use the SureForm 60™ Stapler from Intuitive Surgical. Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD, a general and bariatric…

miVIP Surgery Centers Open New Florida Location

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – November 7, 2018 – miVIP, the leading network of independent state-of-the-art outpatient surgery centers in America, will open its third South Florida location in Hollywood at 3475 Sheridan Street, Suite 104. In celebration of the latest surgery center, the company will host an exclusive grand opening event on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at…

Stricter Guidelines on the Horizon for Robotic Surgery

Do you consider robotics a surgery tool or a specialized practice? According to an article by Thomas Rosenthal in the October 11, 2018 edition of General Surgery News, physicians who routinely perform robotic surgery and also participate in robotic surgery groups are more likely to consider robotics a specialized practice. Physicians who don’t routinely use robotics…

Outpatient Surgery Center Uses Robotics to Improve Healthcare in Las Vegas

Las Vegas — Sept. 14, 2018 — miVIP IN THE NEWS! Surgeons at miVIP Surgery Centers Provide Minimally Invasive Robotic Procedures for Weight Loss, Gynecology Conditions, Acid Reflux, and Hernia Repair, among other Health IssuesmiVIP Surgery Centers, a network of independent ambulatory surgery facilities providing minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery for people seeking help with obesity, acid reflux,…