Las Vegas Nevada is the site for this year’s Worldwide Sales Meeting for Intuitive Surgical, the maker of the Da Vinci Xi Robotic Surgical System. Dr. Brian Harkins is one of a select group of surgeons who has been invited to be in attendance as a “Surgeon Expert” to help educate and provide the surgeon’s perspective to the attendees. His focus at this meeting will be his experience and knowledge regarding the robotic surgical system to accomplish hernia repairs. Across the country and worldwide the robotic surgical system, an advanced minimally invasive platform, is demonstrating rapid growth and acceptance in many areas to include ventral, incisional, and inguinal hernias. As a leader in experience using the Da Vinci Xi, Dr. Brian Harkins is proud to offer this state-of-the-art surgical care. In his over 20 years of practice in Northwest Houston he has cared for patients who have sought him out from across the United States and abroad.