Intuitive Surgical – The Frontier of Health 2.0

At Intuitive Surgical, a high technology Silicon Valley-based company that makes the da Vinci surgical robot, Catherine is responsible for strategic planning of new developments, identifying key new technologies for incorporation into the robotic platform, and conducting surgical labs to evaluate prototype devices and technologies. At Health 2.0 Catherine spoke to the role robots will play in surgeries of the future as well as what it means for cost.