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Leading-Edge Technology

daVinciRoboticSurgerySystem.jpgThibodaux Regional is dedicated to researching and implementing the latest medical technology to improve patient care, enhance patient recovery, perform advance diagnostics and constantly advance surgical procedures. The information below reveals a portion of the Thibodaux Regional Medical Technology available to all patients. Visit Thibodaux Regional to speak with our staff about all of the innovative diagnostic and treatment options available to you.

 

Fighting Cancer with Pinpoint Accuracy

New technology at Thibodaux Regional Medical's Cancer Center strengthens the battle against cancer. The latest cancer-related technological addition is Varian Medical Systems' Trilogy. This technology decreases treatment time and makes the cancer treatment process more comfortable for patients. It also allows for more precise target radiation which better protects the healthy surrounding tissue. Varian Medical System's Trilogy can treat tumors using a wide array of techniques ranging from high dose radiation to shorter, more targeted, radiation treatments. For more information about cancer treatments from Thibodaux Regional please visit our Cancer Center.

Fastest, Most Accurate Imaging Technology

Thibodaux Regional leads the area in providing the fastest and most accurate diagnostic technology. The Thibodaux Regional Medical Technology Imaging arsenal includes the latest CT technology that reduces radiation exposure up to 40% without sacrificing image quality, the Senographe 2000D with computer aided detection to improve breast lesion detection, and the GE Discovery LS PET/CT scanner that combines PET scans and CT scans to save patients crucial time in the cancer treatment process, among others. To learn more about the imaging technology mentioned here or about the other imaging technology available visit Imaging.

All-Digital Heart and Vascular Imaging

Thibodaux Regional's Heart and Vascular Center is outfitted with two state-of-the-art procedure rooms offering patients the best cardiovascular imaging in the area. The Center features the GE Innova 3100 angio system which gives physicians the ability to perform both cardiac and peripheral vascular procedures on a single system. To learn more about Thibodaux Regional Medical heart and vascular technology, visit our Heart and Vascular Center.

Pioneering Robotic Surgery 

Thibodaux Regional physicians use the pioneering daVinci Robotic Surgical System for prostate cancer surgery and hysterectomy. The revolutionary, new robotic system enhances the surgeon’s capabilities and allows surgeons to perform complex surgeries through tiny surgical openings. Thibodaux Regional is one of only a few hospitals in the area using the daVinci™ Surgical System.

Current Thibodaux Regional Medical Technology News and Advancements

Read about the latest medical technology news and advancements at Thibodaux Regional.