Our Surgeons

Robotic Surgery - Surgical Oncology - Dr Carlos Garberoglio

Dr. Carlos Garberoglio believes that when he operates on patients, their entire family is affected and robotic surgery allows patients to recover more quickly and return home sooner to their loved ones.

Emphasizing compassionate care coupled with years of diagnostic and surgical experience, the physicians at Loma Linda University Medical Center are leaders in their field. Working from our mission to make man whole,” these surgeons use robotic surgery as part of a treatment plan that moves beyond symptoms and looks to provide whole person health care–offering solutions for body, mind and spirit.


Urology

Dr. Herbert C. Ruckle

Dr. Herb Ruckle explains that robotic surgery at Loma Linda provides greater customization in a patient’s care, a minimally invasive and accurate surgery, and the benefits of a caring team and personalized approach.

Dr. Duane Baldwin

Dr. Duane Baldwin explains what he calls the beauty of coming to Loma Linda University Surgical Hospital for urologic robotic surgery: whole person care that goes beyond the science of medicine to deliver the least amount of change in the lives of patients.

Dr. Josh Yune

For women needing surgery for incontinence, vaginal prolapse or other gynecologic conditions, Dr. Joshua Yune explains what to expect during recovery after robotic surgery at Loma Linda University Surgical Hospital.

Dr. Brian Hu

Dr. Brian Hu says Loma Linda is on the cutting edge of robotic surgery and that its integrated team approach provides better outcomes and a quicker recovery for patients needing urologic surgery.

Dr. Paul David Lui

Dr. Gary Barker

Dr. Mark Dickinson

Gynecology

Dr. Mazdak Momeni

Dr. Mazdak Momeni is passionate about the value of robotic surgery for gynecologic cancer because it provides better outcomes and hope for healing, and improves the quality of life so patients get back to feeling whole once again.

Dr. Sam Siddighi

For women needing pelvic reconstruction, Dr. Sam Siddighi says that gynecologic robotic surgery results in a much quicker and more comfortable recovery, and lets him focus on treating the whole woman, not just her diagnosis.

Dr. Dean Dagermangy

Dr. Dean Dagermangy explains why women needing gynecologic surgery can expect a quicker recovery and better outcomes with robotic surgery at Loma Linda University Surgical Hospital.

Dr. Mark Genesen

For women needing gynecologic cancer surgery, Dr. Mark Genesen says robotic surgery empowers women to get past the physical aspects of recovery more quickly and return to their normal selves physically, mentally and spiritually.

Dr. Kevin Balli

Dr. Kevin Balli encourages women to explore the surgical options they have, and believes in guiding them to the easiest, simplest and safest treatment for their unique condition.

Dr. Yevgeniya J. Ioffe

Dr. Danielle Mason

Dr. Linda Hong

Gastrointestinal

Dr. Carlos Garberoglio

Dr. Carlos Garberoglio believes that when he operates on patients, their entire family is affected and robotic surgery allows patients to recover more quickly and return home sooner to their loved ones.

Dr. Marcos Michelotti

According to Dr. Marcos Michelotti, surgeons at Loma Linda University Health do more robotic surgery cases than any academic medical center west of the Mississippi, underscoring the our breadth of experience.

Dr. Maheswari Senthil

Surgical Oncologist

Dr. Carlos Garberoglio

Dr. Carlos Garberoglio believes that when he operates on patients, their entire family is affected and robotic surgery allows patients to recover more quickly and return home sooner to their loved ones.

Dr. Naveenraj Solomon

According to Dr. Navreenraj Solomon, patients with cancer of the colon, liver, stomach or pancreas can expect less pain, a shorter hospital stay and quicker recovery thanks to the leading-edge robotic technology at Loma Linda University Surgical Hospital.

Dr. Maheswari Senthil

Dr. Elizabeth Raskin

Endocrine

Dr. Nephtali Gomez

Dr. Nephtali Gomez believes in the many benefits of robotic surgery and that Loma Linda pushes the envelope in using this technology to achieve the greater goal of healing patients with endocrine conditions.

General Surgery

Dr. Marcos Michelotti

According to Dr. Marcos Michelotti, surgeons at Loma Linda University Health do more robotic surgery cases than any academic medical center west of the Mississippi, underscoring the our breadth of experience.

Dr. Keith Scharf

Dr. Keith Scharf says that because Loma Linda University Surgical Hospital is a teaching hospital, it is always on the front line of developing new standards and techniques in robotic surgery that benefit patients during and after their surgery.

Dr. Esther Yung

Dr. Esther Yung believes we are pushing the forefront of surgery at Loma Linda University Surgical Hospital through robotic surgery that emphasizes whole person care and provides excellent outcomes.

Dr. Aarthy Kannappan

Dr. Aarthy Kannappan notes that robotic surgery fits into whole person care because it enables patients to get back to their lives, doing the activities they enjoy---but couldn’t do before surgery.