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Spotlight on Total Hip Replacement by David Padden, MD, on ORLive.com
ORLive.com, BroadcastMed’s premier surgical broadcasting website, is proud to present a webcast on a patient-specific total hip replacement brought to you by Holy Cross Hospital. Watch orthopedic surgeon David Padden, MD perform a MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement.
MAKOplasty® Total Hip Arthroplasty is a procedure known as total hip replacement that is supported by the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System. It is indicated for patients who suffer from non-inflammatory or inflammatory degenerative joint disease. RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System allows surgeons to achieve a new level of precision with the newest techniques in hip replacement surgery.
This technology offers the potential for a higher level of patient–specific implant alignment and positioning to accurately reproduce the surgical plan an aspect not consistently achieved in manual techniques.
View Holy Cross Hospital’s “MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement." Viewing the video takes a quick, FREE, registration process.
Learn more about Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute by visiting HolyCrossOrthopedics.com.
For more information on Dr. Padden, visit his online physician profile: David A. Padden, MD.