Have you Ever seen inside the human Body?

If the thought of that makes you feel ill, DON’T look behind this curtain!

Thru The Trocar

Everyone Else, Let’s go “Thru the Trocar” and you can see what the surgeon sees with the Robotic View.  Look around and see if you can name the organs or click on the numbers to watch videos from that part of the body!

The human body is amazing! Explore this unique view and you will see why everyday I feel privileged and thankful to be a Surgeon!

Thru the Trocar Virtual Tour

You can see what the surgeon sees with the Robotic View. Look around and see if you can name the organs or click on the numbers to watch videos from that part of the body!

The human body is amazing! Explore this unique view and you’ll see why everyday I feel privileged and thankful to be a Surgeon!


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Robotic Surgery

Robot-Assisted Surgical Procedures Minimally invasive. Rapid Healing Results.


When medication and non-invasive medical practices are unable to relieve symptoms, surgical procedure remains the accepted and most reliable treatment for a range of medical conditions.

Dr. Harkins is a skilled, board-certified surgeon in Houston, who offers minimally invasive surgical treatment options, assisted by the latest state-of-the-art Robotic Surgical System.

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Case Observation Opportunities for Surgeons



Dr. Brian Harkins practices in the Northwest Houston area at Tomball Regional Medical Center. He is a multi-awarded surgeon who is a world leader in experience using the da Vinci Xi robotic surgical system. The facility is leading the way in the Northwest Houston area and was the first facility in Houston to receive a second da Vinci Xi robot. He proudly offers case observation for surgeons interested in training on this latest system doing one of the many procedures he routinely accomplishes.
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Robotic Procedures Available for Case Observation


  • Colectomy
  • LAR
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Ventral/Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Fundoplication
  • Splenectomy

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Contact and Travel Information

Case Observation Opportunities


If you are interested in a case observation using the da Vinci Xi with Dr. Brian Harkins, please contact us

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 281-826-4117

Travel Information


Airport

Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport


Our Location

Tomball Regional Medical Center

33 min (28.8 miles) via TX-249 N
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Required Documentation


Upon booking the case observation date you will receive all required documentation via DocuSign for completion.

The Da Vinci Surgical System is a robotic surgical system made by the American company Intuitive Surgical. Approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2000, it is designed to facilitate complex surgery using a minimally invasive approach, and is controlled by a surgeon from a console.

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