DuPage Medical Group First in Illinois to Utilize da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System at a Freestanding Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC)

March 23, 2021

DOWN­ERS GROVE, Ill. — DuPage Med­ical Group (DMG), the largest inde­pen­dent, mul­ti-spe­cial­ty physi­cian group in Illi­nois, is the first free­stand­ing ambu­la­to­ry sur­gi­cal cen­ter (ASC) in Illi­nois to per­form min­i­mal­ly inva­sive out­pa­tient pro­ce­dures using the da Vin­ci Xi robot­ic sur­gi­cal system.

Locat­ed in Lom­bard, Ill., the Sur­gi­cal Cen­ter of DuPage Med­ical Group, the busiest ASC in the state of Illi­nois, func­tions inde­pen­dent­ly as a free­stand­ing ASC, pro­vid­ing patients access to sur­gi­cal care with­out requir­ing a hos­pi­tal stay. DMG is one of only 15 free­stand­ing ASCs in the Unit­ed States to oper­ate on patients using the da Vin­ci Xi sys­tem for sur­gi­cal procedures.

The da Vin­ci Xi enhances sur­geons’ capa­bil­i­ties beyond what the human body allows, pro­vid­ing bet­ter vis­i­bil­i­ty, accu­ra­cy and pre­ci­sion. Patients can ben­e­fit from small­er inci­sion sites, few­er com­pli­ca­tions and faster recov­ery times. Addi­tion­al­ly, in our Lom­bard ASC set­ting, patients expe­ri­ence high­er sat­is­fac­tion, low­er infec­tion rates and reduced costs when com­pared to a hos­pi­tal setting.

More than ever, peo­ple are seek­ing cost-effec­tive, qual­i­ty care in a safe envi­ron­ment,” said Steve Nel­son, CEO of DMG. This sur­gi­cal sys­tem is an addi­tion­al tool to allow our high­ly skilled sur­geons to pro­vide our patients with the best pos­si­ble health outcomes.”

DMG is using the da Vin­ci Xi for gen­er­al surgery and uro­log­ic pro­ce­dures includ­ing chole­cys­tec­tomies, her­nia repairs and prostatectomies.

To learn more about the Sur­gi­cal Cen­ter of DuPage Med­ical Group, vis­it https://​www​.dupagemed​ical​group​.com/​s​e​r​v​i​c​e​s​/​s​u​r​g​i​c​a​l​-​c​e​n​t​e​r​-​l​o​mbard.

About DuPage Med­ical Group

DuPage Med­ical Group (DMG) is the largest inde­pen­dent, mul­ti-spe­cial­ty physi­cian group in Illi­nois with more than 750 pri­ma­ry care and spe­cial­ty care physi­cians in over 100 sub­ur­ban Chica­go loca­tions. For more than 20 years, DMG has focused on mak­ing health­care bet­ter for its patients and com­mu­ni­ties by offer­ing high qual­i­ty, com­pas­sion­ate health­care. As a physi­cian-led orga­ni­za­tion, DMG’s physi­cians work togeth­er – uti­liz­ing lead­ing-edge tech­nol­o­gy and inno­v­a­tive treat­ment options – to ensure that each patient receives acces­si­ble and effi­cient health­care. For more infor­ma­tion, vis­it www​.dupagemed​ical​group​.com.