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World Laparoscopy Hospital Performs First Robotic Telesurgery on Human
Training / Jun 9th, 2024 7:04 am     A+ | a-

Gurugram, India – June 9, 2024 – World Laparoscopy Hospital proudly announces a groundbreaking milestone in the field of surgery with the successful completion of the first robotic telesurgery on a human patient using Mantra Robot. This historic procedure was performed by a team of expert surgeons, leveraging cutting-edge robotic technology to operate on a patient located remotely, marking a new era in surgical care.

Mantra Robot

The surgery using Mantra Robot was performed by Dr. R.K. Mishra, a renowned surgeon with extensive experience in minimally invasive and robotic surgery, along with a dedicated team of specialists at World Laparoscopy Hospital. The patient, located in World Laparoscopy Hospital, underwent a laparoscopic cholecystectomy and is now recovering well, showcasing the immense potential and success of this advanced surgical approach.

Robotic Telesurgery

Unprecedented Precision and Accessibility

Robotic telesurgery combines high-definition 3D imaging, precise robotic instruments of Mantra Robot, and real-time telecommunications, allowing surgeons to perform intricate procedures with unprecedented precision and control. The robotic system's advanced capabilities reduce the risk of complications, minimize postoperative pain, and shorten recovery times for patients.

Global Reach and Impact

This pioneering surgery exemplifies the transformative power of robotic telesurgery in extending the reach of specialized surgical care. Patients in remote or underserved regions can now access top-tier surgical expertise without the need to travel long distances. This innovation addresses a critical need for equitable healthcare access, particularly in areas lacking advanced medical facilities.

Statements from Leadership

Dr. R.K. Mishra, Director of World Laparoscopy Hospital, stated, "This successful robotic telesurgery marks a significant leap forward in our commitment to providing state-of-the-art medical care. It demonstrates our dedication to innovation and our mission to make world-class surgical expertise accessible to patients worldwide."

Dr. Mishra, who performed the surgery, added, "Robotic telesurgery opens up new possibilities for the future of surgery. We are thrilled to lead this technological advancement and look forward to continuing to push the boundaries of what is possible in surgical care."

About World Laparoscopy Hospital

World Laparoscopy Hospital is a premier medical institution renowned for its excellence in laparoscopic and robotic surgery. With a commitment to advancing surgical techniques and improving patient outcomes, the hospital is at the forefront of medical innovation. Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and a team of highly skilled surgeons, World Laparoscopy Hospital is dedicated to providing exceptional healthcare services to patients globally.

Robotic Telesurgery

Advantages of Robotic Telesurgery

Robotic telesurgery, a groundbreaking advancement in the field of surgery, leverages robotics, advanced imaging, and telecommunications to perform surgical procedures from a remote location. This technology offers numerous advantages, transforming how surgical care is delivered and expanding access to high-quality surgical services. Below are the key benefits of robotic telesurgery:

1. Enhanced Precision and Control

Robotic telesurgery systems provide surgeons with enhanced precision and control. The robotic arms can make finer movements than human hands, reducing the risk of inadvertent damage to surrounding tissues. The high-definition 3D imaging systems offer a magnified view of the surgical site, enabling surgeons to see structures more clearly and perform intricate procedures with greater accuracy.

2. Minimally Invasive Surgery

Robotic telesurgery is often used in minimally invasive procedures, which involve smaller incisions compared to traditional open surgery. This results in reduced trauma to the patient's body, less postoperative pain, and faster recovery times. Minimally invasive techniques also decrease the risk of infections and other complications, leading to better overall patient outcomes.

3. Access to Specialized Surgical Expertise

One of the most significant advantages of robotic telesurgery is the ability to access specialized surgical expertise from anywhere in the world. Surgeons can perform operations on patients located in different cities, countries, or even continents. This is particularly beneficial for patients in remote or underserved areas who may not have access to specialized surgical care locally.

4. Reduced Surgeon Fatigue

Robotic telesurgery systems are designed to be ergonomically friendly, reducing physical strain on surgeons during long and complex procedures. Surgeons can operate the robotic arms from a comfortable, seated position, using hand and finger movements to control the instruments. This setup helps minimize fatigue and enhances the surgeon's focus and performance during surgery.

5. Increased Safety and Consistency

Robotic systems are equipped with advanced safety features, such as motion scaling, tremor filtration, and force feedback, which enhance the precision and safety of surgical maneuvers. These systems can also provide consistent and repeatable results, reducing variability in surgical outcomes. The robotic arms can perform the same movements with high accuracy every time, leading to more predictable and reliable surgical procedures.

6. Shorter Hospital Stays and Faster Recovery

The minimally invasive nature of robotic telesurgery often results in shorter hospital stays for patients. Smaller incisions lead to less postoperative pain, reduced need for pain medication, and quicker return to normal activities. This not only benefits patients but also helps reduce healthcare costs by decreasing the length of hospital stays and the overall burden on healthcare facilities.

7. Enhanced Training and Collaboration

Robotic telesurgery platforms can be used for training and collaborative purposes. Experienced surgeons can remotely mentor and guide less experienced colleagues during procedures, providing real-time feedback and support. This capability enhances the training and skill development of surgeons, promoting the dissemination of advanced surgical techniques and improving the overall quality of surgical care.

8. Potential for Emergency and Battlefield Applications

Robotic telesurgery has significant potential in emergency and battlefield scenarios. Surgeons can perform life-saving procedures on injured soldiers or disaster victims from remote locations, providing timely surgical intervention when immediate on-site surgical expertise is unavailable. This capability can be crucial in saving lives and improving outcomes in critical situations.

9. Integration with Advanced Technologies

Robotic telesurgery systems can integrate with other advanced technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and augmented reality (AR). AI algorithms can assist in surgical planning and decision-making, while AR can provide real-time overlays of critical anatomical structures during surgery. These integrations further enhance the capabilities and effectiveness of robotic telesurgery.


Robotic telesurgery represents a significant leap forward in surgical technology, offering numerous advantages that improve the precision, safety, and accessibility of surgical care. As technology continues to advance, the potential applications and benefits of robotic telesurgery are expected to expand, revolutionizing the field of surgery and providing patients with access to the best possible care, regardless of their geographical location.

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