Johns Hopkins minimally invasive surgeon Dr. Alisa Coker answers frequently asked questions about robotic surgery, including conditions treated with the technique and benefits in comparison to traditional open surgery. Learn more at www.hopkinsmedicine.org/surgery/div/division-of-minimally-invasive-surgery. Questions Answered 0:02 What is robotic surgery? 0:37 What are the benefits of robotic surgery? 1:15 What types of surgeries are performed robotically? 1:55 Should all surgeries be done robotically? 2:25 Why should I come to Johns Hopkins for my robotic surgery?