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New laparoscopic theatres open

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Two new state-of-the-art laparoscopic theatres have been officially unveiled at The James Cook University Hospital. The purpose-built operating theatres feature advanced imaging technologies with multiple flat-screen monitors and leading edge laparoscopic equipment.

Tees hospital trust now at forefront of UK robotic surgery

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South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has become one of only three NHS trusts in the country to have three of its own surgical robots – and now has the potential to become a national centre of excellence. Surgical teams at The James Cook University Hospital now have three da Vinci robots which means more patients than ever before can benefit from minimally invasive surgery.