MAKOplasty is a robotic-arm assisted procedure that is used to perform total hip replacement or partial knee resurfacing, in addition to joint resurfacing. MAKOplasty is supported by the RIO (Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System), and was designed to help patients who suffer from degenerative joint diseases.
The MAKO procedure enables surgeons to reach a new level of precision using the latest technology. The RIO robotic arm provides surgeons with a 3-D model to help prepare them for the upcoming surgery, and enables them to plan the placement of the knee or hip implants prior to surgery
The Benefits of MAKOplasty
- Quicker relief from pain
- Improved surgical outcomes
- Quicker recovery–from months to weeks
- Smaller incision, less scarring
- Reduced blood loss during surgery
- Shorter hospital stay
- A more natural-feeling joint following surgery
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