St. Joseph Hospital has acquired the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System from MAKO Surgical Corp. This pioneering technology enables St. Joseph Hospital orthopedic surgeons to perform MAKOplasty® robotic-arm assisted partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement surgery with consistent, reproducible surgical precision. St. Joseph Hospital is the first hospital in Orange County to offer this highly advanced robotic-assisted surgical technology.
MAKOplasty® potentially offers the following benefits to patients:
- Improved surgical outcomes
- Improved accuracy and alignment of implants
- Sparring of healthy bone
Click on the following links for more infomation on:
MAKOplasty® Partial Knee Replacement
MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement (Total Hip Arthroplasty)