Robotic
Lung Surgery
Samer A.Kanaan, MD, FACS
RoboticLung Surgery

Robotic-assisted lung surgery is a minimally invasive procedure to treat early to moderate lung cancer. Dr. Kanaan performs surgery through small incisions with the help of robotic arms that improve accuracy and dexterity. Read more

Robotic lung Surgery
What is Robotic-Assisted
Lung Surgery?

Robotic-assisted lung surgery is a minimally invasive procedure to treat lung cancer. Your doctor performs surgery through small incisions with the help of robotic arms that improve accuracy and dexterity.

How is Robotic Surgery
Performed?

A few small keyhole incisions are made and a video camera and instruments are passed through these to visualize and access the site of surgery. The instruments are held by precisely-controlled robotic arms which your doctor operates at a console in the operating room. The video camera provides a 3D view and the robotic arms can be

What are the benefitsof Robotic - Assisted Lung Surgery?

The benefits of Robotic Assisted lung Surgery include

  • Less Tissue Trauma
  • Better Visualization
  • Fewer Complications
  • Less Pain and Bleeding
  • Better Instrument Control
  • Faster Recovery
Samer A. Kanaan, MD, FACS Board Certified Thoracic Surgeon, Specializing in Robotic Thoracic Surgery & Thoracic Oncology

Dr. Samer Kanaan is dedicated to the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest, using minimally invasive procedures, including video-assisted thoracic surgery and robotic-assisted technologies.