Advances in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Procedures: Robotic-Assisted Hysterectomy & Myomectomy

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Orange Coast Memorial
Gerardo Bustillo, MD
Featured speaker:

Gerardo Bustillo, MD

Medical Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center
Specialties:
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Since completing specialty training in 1986, Dr. Bustillo has enjoyed a successful career in southern California as an obstetrician-gynecologist and recently joined MemorialCare Medical Group. After many rewarding years delivering babies, he decided to dedicate his practice to general gynecology, menopause care, and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. He has been performing minimally invasive procedures for over 25 years, and over the last few years has expanded his surgical expertise to include Da Vinci robotic options. Dr.

Podcast Summary

New advances in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery have made common procedures for women, such as hysterectomy and myomectomy, easier to recover from with smaller incisions, less bleeding and scarring, and a shorter hospital stay.

Dr. Gerardo Bustillo explains how, with the precision of the robotic surgical system and a skilled gynecologic surgeon, there are more options than ever before if you need to have one of these procedures performed.