Hospital Checkups: At UC Health, robotic surgery reduces scarring & recovery time after hysterectomy

The Tri-State is home to major hospitals engaged in a wide range of treatment, research and innovative activities. In our "Hospital Checkups" series, WCPO asked each hospital to pick one thing it is doing new or differently in 2014.

According to, the hysterectomy is the second most common surgery for women in the United States (after the C-section).

Now surgeons at UC Health are offering a surgical option that cuts down on the number of incisions and reduces recovery time.

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