Business feature: Orthopaedic Surgery and robotics

June 29 2018 - 8:30am
MAN AND MACHINE: Dr Stuart Mackenzie with the Robot technology that is assisting hip and knee surgery at Linguard Private Hospital.
MAN AND MACHINE: Dr Stuart Mackenzie with the Robot technology that is assisting hip and knee surgery at Linguard Private Hospital.

While the increasing influence of robots on our everyday lives leaves some feeling uneasy, the infiltration of robot assisted surgery in orthopaedics is enabling surgeons to better plan. Patients undergoing hip and knee replacements can benefit from a greater level of accuracy in the positioning of new joints that robotic technology affords, ultimately impacting results for the better.

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