Eugene O. Dickens, MD, FACS
Eugene O. Dickens, MD, FACS, specializes in general robotic and laparoscopic surgery. He is in private practice in Tulsa, OK, and graduated from the University of Tulsa in 1994. He earned his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in 1998, and completed his general surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine-Tulsa in 2003. He is an Attending Surgeon at Hillcrest Medical Center and Tulsa Spine and Speciality Hospital in Tulsa; is a member of the American College of Surgeons; the Tulsa County Medical Society; and Tulsa Medical Missions. Dr. Dickens teaches widely on the subject of robotic surgery, serves as a robotic proctor, and speaks on robotic program optimization and cost-effectiveness.
Ali Borhan, MD, FACS
Ali Borhan, MD, serves as Urology Assistant Medical Director at CAVA Robotics, and is a board certified Urologist who has practiced in Phoenix since 2004. Originally from New York, Dr. Borhan attended Cornell University and received his MD from Albany Medical College. He completed his residency in Urology at the University of Rochester and is one of the first Urologic surgeons in the nation to be trained in Robotic and Advanced Laparoscopic techniques. He is widely regarded as one of the leaders in the field of Robotic urological surgery and has performed one of the largest case series in the state of Arizona; his practice has a regional and national draw. Dr. Borhan is a robotic surgery instructor, frequently traveling throughout the West Coast to train other surgeons in robotic and advanced laparoscopic techniques.
Jonathan W. Holmes, MD
Jonathan Holmes, MD, is a high-volume general robotic and laparoscopic surgeon at Clovis Community Medical Center in California. Dr. Holmes received his MD from the Ohio State University College of Medicine, and his BS in Biology from Duke University. In addition to his work with CAVA, Dr. Holmes serves as a proctor for Intuitive Surgical. In 2012, Dr. Holmes received the Outstanding Resident Award from the Society of Laproendoscopic Surgeons. He has published research in peer review journals, and specializes in advancing cost-effective robotic surgery.
Daniel R. Marcus, MD
Daniel Marcus, MD, is a robotic general surgeon and Chief of Staff at Marina Del Rey Hospital, where he helped establish the Robotic Surgical Program. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel, his surgical residency at Albert Einstein / Montefiore Medical Center and Columbia Presbyterian in New York, and his fellowship at the University of Oregon. Dr. Marcus regularly presents at surgical conferences on minimally invasive approaches to hernia.
Russell R. Martin, MD
Russell Martin, MD, is a Robotic and laparoscopic surgeon, with a focus in robotic cost-effectiveness and program efficiency at Clovis Community Medical Center in California. Dr. Martin has received the Compassionate Doctor Award (2014-2018), On-Time Doctor Award (2015-2018), and Patients’ Choice Award (2015-2018) from Vitals. He was an invited Faculty presenter at the 2017 SLS Minimally Invasive Surgery Week, and is a member of the Multi-Specialty Peer Review Committee at Clovis Community Medical Center. Dr. Martin has been a vital part of promoting efficient Robotic Surgical practice at multiple hospital systems by working directly with hospital administration and proctoring/instructing surgeons throughout the West Coast. He received his Medical Degree from Howard University College of Medicine, did a Surgical Internship at University of Southern California / Los Angeles County, and completed his residency at University of California San Francisco-Fresno.
Janie Myers, DO, FACOS, FACS
Janie Myers, DO, FACOS, FACS is a board certified advanced general robotic and laparoscopic surgeon. Dr. Myers launched the general surgery robotic program at Beaver Dam Community Hospitals in Wisconsin, and prior to that the Onslow Memorial Hospital robotic program in Jacksonville, NC. Dr. Myers brings a focus in robotic program clinical and cost data analytics, program efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Dr. Myers received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medical in Philadelphia, completed her surgical residency at Midwestern / St James hospital in the Chicagoland area, and received Fellowship training in minimally invasive surgery at St. Joseph Hospital in Tacoma, WA. She is a Fellow of both FACS and FACOS, and remains active in both her national organizations and surgical medical education.
Del E. Ashcraft, Jr., MD
Del Ashcraft, MD, is an Ob/Gyn and a robotic surgeon, having performed more than 1200 robotic cases to date, making him one of Tennessee’s most experienced robotic surgeons and robotic instructors. Dr. Ashcraft led the introduction of robotic surgery at Tennova Hospital. He attended Mississippi State University, graduating with a degree in electrical engineering before pursuing his medical degree. He graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in 1993. Dr. Ashcraft completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Louisiana State University Medical School. After residency, he joined the staff at Chattanooga Women’s Specialties where he has been practicing for twenty years.
During his time in Chattanooga, Dr. Ashcraft has served as Obstetrics Section Chief at Parkridge East Hospital, Director of Maternal and Children’s Services at Hutcheson Medical Center, and Vice Chief of Staff for Parkridge Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, a Fellow with the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as a member of American Medical Association and the Society of Robotic Surgery.
In recognition of his service to women and their children abroad, Dr. Ashcraft received the Frist Humanitarian Award in 2012.
Michael O’Toole, MD
Michael O’Toole, MD, is board certified in robotic OBGYN surgeon, specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. He is Chairman of the Department of OBGYN at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, WI. Dr. O’Toole received his Medical Degree from the University of Southern Alabama, and served his Internship and Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at St John’s Mercy Medical Center in Saint Louis, MO.