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Published on July 29, 2014

CT Style

WTNH’s Connecticut Style to Focus on Virtually Scarless Surgery

WATERBURY, Conn. (July 29, 2014) ─ Is virtually scarless surgery possible? Find out by watching “Connecticut Style,” hosted by Teresa Dufour on WTNH News 8 this Thursday, July 31st at 12:30 p.m.

Thursday’s program includes interviews with Dr. Philip Corvo, Chairman of the Department of Surgery and Dr. Elisa Benzoni, OB-GYN, who are performing the newest robotic-assisted surgery procedures at Saint Mary’s Hospital through a single, tiny incision. Watch it here:


One of Dr. Corvo’s patients shares her experience following single-site robotic-assisted gallbladder surgery. The program also explains how Firefly™ technology for the daVinci Robotic Surgical System is lighting the way for today’s  robotic surgeons.

To learn more about robotic-assisted surgery at Saint Mary’s Hospital, visit the robotic assisted surgery section of our website.

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