As Clyde Cicotte rested comfortably on his back, a robotic arm moved slowly around him, delivering high-dose beams of radiation to a small, cancerous tumor in his prostate.
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Like many women, Linda Mendoza was anxious about having surgery.
The last thing that Burton Wilkins remembers before drifting off to sleep in Orange Coast Memorial’s operating room was asking to see the robot.
Before undergoing gastric bypass surgery, Janet Pieson was taking insulin and the maximum doses of two medications in an effort to control her type 2 diabetes.
A community seminar about the benefits of robot-assisted surgery at Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center piqued Ron Walker’s interest.