Healthcare Professional News
St. Luke’s-Global City Performs PH’s 1st Pediatric Robotic SurgeryJuly 12, 2017
St. Luke’s Medical Center-Global City achieves another medical milestone for performing the first pediatric robotic surgery in the country led by one of the hospital’s robotic gynecological surgeons, Dr. Rebecca B. Singson.
St. Luke’s performs first Transoral Robotic Surgery in PHJuly 12, 2017
A team of ENT-HNS doctors recently performed the first transoral robotic surgeries in the Philippines on three patients at St. Luke’s Medical Center-Global City using the third generation da Vinci Si robotic surgical system. Transoral robotic surgery or TORS is indicated for patients who ha...
St. Luke’s-Global City performs first robotic lung resection in PHJuly 12, 2017
A team of robotic thoracic surgeons from St. Luke’s-Global City recently performed the country’s first robotic lung resection on a 61 year-old female patient who was discovered to have a 3.5 centimeter mass in the left upper lobe of her lungs. After doing an extensive work-up includin...