Robotic Surgery Offered at Exempla Good Samaritan
June 22, 2009
By Business Report Staff
May 1, 2009 --
Exempla Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette is offering a minimally invasive knee surgery procedure that uses robotics to patients with osteoarthritis. MAKOplasty, uses a RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System to pinpoint and replace only the damaged portion of the knee, making for a less time in the hospital, a faster recovery, less scarring and other beneficial results.