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White Plains Shoppers Learn About Robotic Surgery Technology

Registered nurse Maureen Kirk explains robotic surgery to Joseph and Jennifer Morris of Eastchester. Photo Credit: Geoff Thompson
Operating room nurse, Stephanie Kopay, introduces shopper Randi Bernstein Feighenbaum of White Plains to NYP/Lawrence's da Vinci robot. Photo Credit: Geoff Thompson

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Holiday shoppers at The Westchester in White Plains got to Meet the Robot on Saturday when NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital staff demonstrated the daVinci robotic surgical system.

Eastchester third-grader Joseph Morris tried handling the controls of the robot.

The hospital’s surgical team showed how intricate surgeries are performed using robotic technology.

Surgeries performed with the daVinci system are less invasive and help patients recover faster.

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