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Nationally acclaimed for his research and procedures with the robotic-assisted cardiac surgery, Dr. Robert Poston now brings his 12 years of experience to Northwest Medical Center.
Northwest Medical Center has become the first hospital in Tucson to upgrade its technology for robotic-assisted surgery to the newest da Vinci Xi system, which means less time for surgical patients under anesthesia and vastly improved ergonomics for surgeons operating the robot.
The Northwest Medical Center has the Si Model in the operating room.
The Best of the Northwest received nearly 400 votes
Two Northwest-area physicians, two nurses and the physician brother of one of them recently traveled to Milot, Haiti, volunteering their medical skills to help earthquake victims.
Contributed photo, Sheryal Valencic, RN; Ricco Stazzone, MD; Anthony Stazzone, MD; Debby Hansen, LPN; and Jaime Ledesma, MD, in Haiti. Ricco Stazzone is the only person not employed in University Medical Center's North Hills office in the Northwest. He's a pediatric surgeon in St. Louis, and brother of Anthony Stazzone.