Dr. Robert Martin is a professor of surgery at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky, and the division director of surgical oncology. His background is in surgical oncology, with additional training in hepatopancreatobiliary surgery. Most of his practice today is spent treating patients with upper gastrointestinal cancer. His management of this disease always includes the use of ultrasound.
Dr. David Carnovale is the medical director for fertility specialty care at Community Health Network in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. He is board certified in obstetrics, gynecology, reproductive endocrinology, and infertility, with a specialization in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. One of the procedures he performs regularly is myomectomy, the preferred fibroid treatment for women who are trying to become pregnant.
Dr. Kare Fugleholm is a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Rigshopitalet in Copenhagen, whose department of neurosurgery is among the largest neurosurgical departments in Europe covering all aspects of brain surgery and peripheral nerve surgery.
Dr. Robert Martin, Division Director of Surgical Oncology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, talks about how he uses intraoperative ultrasound in patients with upper gastrointestinal malignancies.
Ultrasound can offer major benefits during surgery that helps clinicians view real-time shifts or changes of anatomical structures.
Now that we are a part of the Analogic Ultrasound family along with BK Medical and Sound Technology, we can offer even more new and innovative products to our customers. Among the most interesting ones is a transducer designed for robotic surgery, BK Medical’s ProART™ 8826. You can see it in action in the video below, as Dr. Michael Stifelman’s uses it to find the boundaries of a tumor before performing a partial nephrectomy.