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Journal of Robotic Surgery

Journal of Robotic Surgery

Editor-in-Chief: David Albala

ISSN: 1863-2491 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11701

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David Albala, Associated Medical Professionals, Syracuse, NY, USA

Editor Emeritus & Founding Editor:

Vipul Patel, Global Robotics Institute, Celebration Health, Orlando, FL, USA

Social Media Editor: 

Igor Sorokin, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA, USA

Section Editors:

Jawad Ahmad, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust, Coventry, UK (General Surgery)
Umamaheswar Duvvuri, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA (ENT)
Gerald Feuer, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA (Gynecology - Oncologic)
Sanchia Goonewardene, University College London, London, UK (Urology)
Sanjay B. Kulkarni, Kulkarni Endo Surgery Institute, Pune, India (Urology)
John Lenihan Jr., University of Washington School of Medicine, Tacoma, WA, USA (Gynecology - Benign)
Martin Martino, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA, USA (Gynecology - Oncologic)
Yen-chuan Ou, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan (Urology)
Srinivas Samavedi, Global Robotics Institute, Celebration Health, Orlando, FL, USA (Urology)
Shahab Siddiqi, Broomfield Hospital, Essex, UK (General Surgery)
Baldwin P. M. Yeung, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK (General Surgery)

Editorial Board:

Ivo Broeders, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands (General Surgery)
Richard Estape, South Miami Gynecolic Oncology Group, Miami, FL, USA (Gynecology (Oncology))
Neil J. Finkler, Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL, USA (Gynecology Oncology)
Rakesh Garg, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India (Oncology)
Michael E. Halkos, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA (Head of Cardiac/Thoracic)
Robert W. Holloway, Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL, USA (Head of Gynecology)
Keith C. Kim, Florida Hospital, Celebration, FL, USA (Head of General Surgery)
Martina I. Klein, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA (Ergonomics)
David I. Lee, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA (Head of Controversies)
Woo-Jung Lee, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea (General Surgery)
Sejal D. Patel, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA (Gynecology)
Naveen Pokala, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA (Urology)
Jay A. Redan, Global Robotics Institute, Celebration Health, Orlando, FL, USA (General Surgery)
Stephen Williams, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA (Urology)

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    The aim of the Journal of Robotic Surgery is to become the leading worldwide journal for publication of articles related to robotic surgery, encompassing surgical simulation and integrated imaging techniques. The journal provides a centralized, focused resource for physicians wishing to publish their experience or those wishing to avail themselves of the most up-to-date findings.

    The journal reports on advance in a wide range of surgical specialties including adult and pediatric urology, general surgery, cardiac surgery, gynecology, ENT, orthopedics and neurosurgery.

    The use of robotics in surgery is broad-based and will undoubtedly expand over the next decade as new technical innovations and techniques increase the applicability of its use. The journal intends to capture this trend as it develops.

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