Knee Replacement

Robotic-Arm Assisted Joint Replacement

Birmingham Medical News

The surgeons at Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center are the first in Birmingham to use Stryker's Mako Robot-Arm Assisted Surgery System in total knee, partial knee and hip replacements. This robotic technology increases accuracy in joint replacement procedures.

The initial system was installed at St. Vincents Birmingham in August and has been so successful a second robot is already in use.