HSHS Hospital Uses Robotics to Boost Knee Surgery

HSHS Hospital Uses Robotics to Boost Knee Surgery

There’s good news for individuals needing knee replacement surgery. HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield is taking the robotic route to improving the procedure. Mark Sudholt, Director of Orthopedics, talks about the advantages of the new technology.

Using a virtual 3D model, the Mako system allows surgeons to personalize each patient’s surgical plan with a high level of accuracy and predictability.