Robotic surgery in dogs (Canis familiaris): preliminary study

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André Lacerda de Abreu Oliveira
Mauricio Veloso Brun
Ricardo Zorrón
Marcelo Rios Queiroz
Jussara Peters Scheffer
Carlos Romualdo Barboza Gama
Fabiane Azeredo Atallah
Mirandolino Batista Mariano


ABSTRACT. Oliveira A.L.A., Brun M.V., Zorrón R., Queiroz M.R., Scheffer J.P., Gama C.R.B., Atallah F.A. & Mariano M.B. [Robotic surgery in dogs (Canis familiaris): preliminary study]. Cirurgia robótica em cães (Canis familiaris): estudo preliminar. Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 35(Supl. 1):91-95, 2013. Curso de Pós-Graduação em Ciência Animal, CCTA, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense, Avenida Alberto Lamego, 2000, Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ 28013602, Brasil. Email: The robotic surgery is a new surgical modality that presents several advantages to the surgery, such as the excellent accuracy and security, and your utilization to the surgeon training. The robotic surgery still presents some obstacles for your utilization, as high cost and the lack of knowledge about your application. The present work aims to realize a brief summary of the utilization of robotic surgery and it future application in veterinary, as well as report the realization of two surgeries of ovariohisterectomy with the utilization of robotic arm AESOP.

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Oliveira, A. L. de A., Brun, M. V., Zorrón, R., Queiroz, M. R., Scheffer, J. P., Gama, C. R. B., Atallah, F. A., & Mariano, M. B. (2012). Robotic surgery in dogs (Canis familiaris): preliminary study. Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 35(Supl.1), 91-95. Retrieved from
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