AI Surgical Coach for Laparoscopy

Faculty: Eric Eaton

Collaborator: Daniel Hashimoto, MD

Opportunity: Reduce inadvertent injuries in minimally invasive surgery via computer vision and lifelong machine learning 


  • Surgeon Training Mode: Provide quantitative skill monitoring, assessment, and real-time feedback on techniques for robotic, laparoscopic, and endoscopic surgery
  • Expert Mode: Provide real-time monitoring of the surgical field to avoid inadvertent injuries and on-demand guidance through critical stages