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Kidney Disease Treatment in St. Petersburg, FL

Dr. Eric Diner is board certified in Urology and a proctor for da Vinci Surgery. In the video shown below, Dr. Diner performs a robotic partial nephrectomy using the da Vinci Surgical System. This type of procedure is performed in to surgically … Continue reading

Kidney Stones – Understanding Causes and Treatments

Odds are that someone you know had a kidney stone. They are fairly common, affecting one in eleven people at some point in their life. There is no single cause for kidney stones, but educating yourself on kidney stones can … Continue reading

Preparing for Surgery

In the days and weeks leading up to your surgery, you will need to start preparing yourself, both mentally and physically. Any surgery can be stressful, but with enough preparation, much of your anxiety will go away. Educating Yourself Prior … Continue reading

St. Anthony’s Hospital’s New Robotics Surgery System Offers More Treatment Choices for Kidney Cancer Patients

Procedure Can Give Cancer Patients a Better Chance to Preserve Kidney Function ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., (Dec. 14, 2011) – St. Anthony’s Hospital has enhanced its robotic surgery capabilities with an imaging technique that allows surgeons to better visualize and assess … Continue reading