Institute of Robotic Surgery


"Team IRS @ SGRH is committed to take the Institute of Robotic Surgery to the pinnacle of safe surgical care. We will do everything possible to make IRS @ SGRH the mecca of Robotic Surgery - in its clinical applications, teaching & training as well as development of newer, affordable technologies"

Director, Institute of Robotic Surgery

The Institute of Robotic Surgery (IRS) at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH) under the leadership of Dr. (Prof.) Arvind Kumar has been conceptualized as an International Centre of Excellence in the field of Surgical Robotics. IRS at SGRH offers most comprehensive robotic surgery programme. The surgical method uses a state-of-the-art system designed to perform the most precise and least invasive procedure possible.

The Setup

The latest generation da Vinci Si Robotic Surgical System from M/S Intuitive Surgical INC. (USA) was installed at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi on 15th March 2012 and its first surgery (Robotic Thymectomy for Myasthenia Gravis) was successfully performed the very next day by Prof. Arvind Kumar, Director, Institute of Robotic Surgery.

Objectives of IRS

Objectives of Robotic Surgery



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