Tests & Procedures

Tests and Procedures: R

  • Robotic Cardiac Surgery

    Robotic cardiac surgery is a form of heart surgery done through very small incisions in the chest, tiny instruments, and a robotic device operated by a surgeon.

  • Robotic Hysterectomy

    A robotic hysterectomy allows the surgeon to perform the procedure via a computer using laparoscopic tools to remove the uterus.

  • Robotic Prostatectomy

    The prostate gland is found only in males. It sits below the bladder and wraps around the urethra. The prostate helps make semen. Prostatectomy is surgery to remove the prostate gland.

  • Robotic-Assisted Aortic Valve Repair

    Robotic-assisted aortic valve repair is a type of surgery. It uses robotic tools to fix a damaged aortic valve.

  • Robotic-Assisted Myomectomy

    A robotic-assisted myomectomy is a type of surgery. It is done to remove growths in a woman’s uterus called fibroids.

  • Robotic-Assisted Patent Foramen Ovale Repair

    A patent foramen ovale (PFO) is a small hole between the two upper chambers of the heart, the right and the left atrium. A robotic-assisted patent foramen repair is a type of surgery to fix this hole in the heart.

  • Robotic-Assisted Sacrocolpopexy

    Robotic-assisted sacrocolpopexy is a type of surgery. It is done to repair pelvic organ prolapse. The surgery is done with special tools.

  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (Blood)

    This blood test is used to look for antibodies that your body makes to fight Rocky Mountain spotted fever, a serious bacterial infection caused by a tick bite.

  • Rotator Cuff Repair

    The rotator cuff is the muscles and tendons that hold the shoulder in place. The rotator cuff can become injured or wear down with age. If injured, the rotator cuff may need surgery to repair it.

  • Rotavirus (Stool)

    This stool test is used to diagnose a rotavirus infection, which causes vomiting and diarrhea.

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