Intuitive Surgical Remote Case Observation Program

Summary of Surgeon and What to Expect:

Nahla Merhi, M.D. FACOGDr. Nahla Merhi received her medical training from the American University of Beirut where she graduated with the highest distinction, and was awarded the Alpha Omega Alpha honor.  She then completed her residency training in OB/GYN at Lutheran Medical Central in New York in 2002. She is board certified in both gynecology and urogynecology.

In 2007, Dr. Merhi started Suburban Gynecology and has performed more than 700 robotic surgeries and over 300 single site robotic procedures.

You can expect to see the most advanced robotic techniques with da Vinci Surgery from an expert, private practice surgeon in a community hospital setting. Dr. Merhi will tailor the case observation for each surgeon to provide the best experience possible. She has the ability to address economics, competitive landscape, administration, clinical and technical benefits of robotic surgery and is willing to take requests for additional or specific topics.

  • Remote Case Observations Offered: Multiport/SS GYN/UROGYN Procedures on Xi & Si
  • Start Time: 7am CST
  • Total Remote Viewing time: 6 hours (3 cases)
  • Time Between Cases: 30 minutes
  • Didactic Presentation Offered (WebEx):  By Request

Site Information

  • Host Surgeon
    Nahla Merhi, M.D. FACOG

  • Specialty
    General Gynecology, Female Pelvic Medicine, Urogynecology

  • Site Host Contact
    Tracy Fetting

Contact Site Host For:

  • Procedure Requests
  • Case Schedule

Contact CSR For:

  • Visiting Surgeon Background
  • Documentation Requirements

Host Site Location

  • Silver Cross Hospital
    1900 Silver Cross Boulevard
    New Lenox, IL 60451

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