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My day at Intuitive Surgicals – April 22, 2009.

Today - April 22nd 2009 was Intuitive Surgicals' investors' day. Apart from a rehash of numbers from Q1 2009, and a predictable slate of votes, there was much to be impressed, and I learned a lot more than I thought I would from the meeting. My notes outline my impression of ISRG's products and ...

The next ISRG ?

Intuitive Surgicals needs no introduction. The company’s daVinci surgical robot is allowing the company to grow at a heady rate, and added to this, ISRG makes a gamut of disposable tools [which serve as the "working end" of the robotic arm used in surgery] which need to be “renewed” for every surgery. The tools provide ...