Dr. Domenico Savatta
Chief of Minimally Invasive Adult Urologic Surgery
Newark Beth Israel Hospital and Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Dr. Domenico Savatta has been pioneering robotic surgery since 2004 and has contributed to the field of urologic robotic surgery.
This website provides general information, photographs, and videos of urologic conditions and surgeries. This general educational content is intended for Dr. Savatta’s patients and interested qualified health care professionals.
Dr. Savatta has expertise in minimally-invasive robotic and laparoscopic surgery for prostate, kidney, and bladder cancers. Dr. Savatta has combined his undergraduate training in engineering with his surgical training in open and laparoscopic surgery to provide state-of-the-art treatments for all urologic disorders. Dr. Savatta’s goal is to provide the most compassionate and informative care while preserving and maximizing patients quality of life.
Dr. Savatta is part of a group that consists of 28 urologists in 5 counties centered in West Orange, New Jersey: UGNJ. This group was formed in 2008 with the merger of 7 urology practices including Dr Savatta’s practice: Associates in Urology. Newark Beth Israel became the first hospital on the east coast to have a da Vinci S robot and Dr. Savatta performed the first robotic surgery with it on March 13, 2006. The patient had a prostate that weighed almost 200 grams (30 is normal) and had multiple prior prostate operations.