Table 1

Surgeon demographics

n (%), unless otherwise statedN=17
Specialty
Colorectal4 (23.5)
General (including upper GI)5 (29.4)
OB/GYN4 (23.5)
Urology4 (23.5)
Surgical approach
Laparoscopic7 (41.2)
Robotic10 (58.8)
Years practicing as an HCP, mean (SD)15.8 (7.1)
Laparoscopic procedures/month, mean (SD)14.9 (11.5)
Robotic procedures as primary surgeon, mean (SD)7.6 (8.4)
No robotic experience (<5 procedures)4 (23.5)
Some robotic experience (5–<30 procedures)8 (47.1)
Extensive robotic experience (≥30 procedures)5 (29.4)
  • GI, gastrointestinal; HCP, healthcare professional; OB/GYN, obstetrics and gynecology.