This book currently serves as the worldwide gold standard textbook for robotic surgery. The new edition will provide a technical manual for the various robotic approaches to surgical procedures with helpful hints to avoid pitfalls. There will be instruction on how to develop a successful robotics program and learn the various techniques. The primary readership group is urologists who would use this text as a reference to establish a robotics program, refine their surgical technique and provide information to patients. The content of the book will be informative and illustrative. The body of data available will be reviewed using comparisons in table format, supported by schematic diagrams and anatomic photographs to illustrate the concept being discussed. A video library of the various techniques will accompany the book.