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Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington Presents Free Program on Robotic Hysterectomy Procedure

Friday, May 29, 2009

Burlington, Wis. -- Today's advanced technology significantly lessens recovery times for many procedures, such as hysterectomy. Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington now offers robotic minimally invasive surgery for hysterectomy that allows people to get back to their busy lives quicker.

For eligible patients, the state-of-the-art da Vinci® Surgical System offers numerous benefits over traditional open surgery, including:

  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Quicker return to normal activities
  • Less blood loss and less risk of infection
  • Less scarring

To learn more, make plans to join Michael Majewski, M.D., OB-GYN, Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington, during a free education session. The daVinci Robot will be on display and participants will be able to see firsthand how the unit works. Light refreshments will be served. The session will be held from 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Thursday, June 18, Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington, 252 McHenry Street, Burlington, Cafeteria A and B. To register, please call 1-800-499-5736 or log onto www.aurora.org/daVinci.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.

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Contact: Andy Johnson
262-767-6267
andy.johnson@aurora.org

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