Robotic spine surgery: Faster, safer, better

By |May 17th, 2019|Robotics|

In spinal fusions, screws are placed into bones to create an internal cast so that regrowth can occur. There are risks, including neurological damage such as paralysis and injury to the spinal column. But a new system is making surgeries faster, safer and better. Jack Stone had a pinched nerve in his leg [...]

Restoration Robotics® to Demonstrate ARTAS iX™ Robotic Hair Restoration System at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

By |May 17th, 2019|Robotics|

World-renowned hair restoration expert Dr. Brian V. Heil, MD, FACS, to present on the growing male aesthetic market and ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration in booth #749SAN JOSE, Calif., May 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restoration Robotics, Inc. (HAIR), the global leader in robotic hair restoration, will demonstrate the ARTAS iX™ Hair Restoration System technology at [...]

Northeastern University student Conor Messer will use his Fulbright Scholarship to design a robot to perform minimally invasive cardiac surgery in Abu Dhabi

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

Ever since he can remember, Conor Messer has found himself drawn to the peripheries of his comfort zone. Raised in inner-city Denver, it wasn’t unusual for him to cross paths with people who didn’t look anything like him in his neighborhood, at church and at school. Years later, as a student at Northeastern, [...]

Top 5 Robotic Surgery Systems

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

3D illustration of surgical robot Robotic surgery systems offer precise, accurate, and easily replicated results that can greatly assist surgeons and improve patient outcomes. The term “robotic surgery” is often viewed as an autonomous robot completing the procedure without human interaction, however it is important to note this is not the case in [...]

New robotic surgery to remove colon polyps

By |May 1st, 2019|Robotics|

Doctors at Advent Health in Orlando are using the newly Food and Drug Administration-approved Senhance system for minimally invasive abdominal surgery. Unlike other robotic systems, Senhance provides real-time haptic feedback through a surgeon's fingertips. Fifty-nine-year-old Deliz Flores was living in Puerto Rico two years ago when she started having sharp pain in her [...]

Self-Driving Catheter Robot Navigates the Heart for Surgery

By |April 28th, 2019|Robotics|

Scientist overlooking the catheter as it navigates to a pig’s heart. (Credit: Fagogenis et al., Sci. Robot. 4, eaaw1977 (2019)) When navigating through dark environments, rats swish their whiskers against nearby objects to figure out where they are. As the animals explore, they use this sense of touch to build maps of unfamiliar [...]

Explosive Podcast ‘Robotic Disclosure’ Reveals Secret to Lowest Cost, Best Outcome Robotic Surgery, With Guest Dr. Herb Coussons

By |April 25th, 2019|Robotics|

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospital administrators, surgeons and patients all want the highest-quality healthcare experience combined with the lowest cost and superior patient satisfaction. Called the Triple Aim, this trifecta is one of the most critical goals of healthcare today. However, achieving the Triple Aim in surgery remains elusive, especially when [...]

Fortis Hospitals conducts Robotic Cancer Surgery Workshop to train surgeons on advanced surgical modalities| APN News

By |April 15th, 2019|Robotics|

Previous story: Canadian International School hosts its first symposium for inclusivity Fortis Hospitals conducts Robotic Cancer Surgery Workshop to train surgeons on advanced surgical modalities Published on April 14, 2019 Bengaluru : Fortis Hospitals conducts a workshop on Head & Neck Robotic Onco-surgery, MASOCON-2019 to impart best of knowledge and understanding around advanced surgical modalities of treatment [...]

More operations done using robotic surgery

By |April 9th, 2019|Robotics|

Associate Professor Ruban Thanigasalam with the da Vinci robot. While robotic surgery is fulfilling its immediate potential, Professor Bannon, Associate Professor Thanigasalam and other clinicians working in the area are mapping out the technology’s future, “The next question is whether we can go hands-off so robots operate by themselves,” says Professor Bannon. “Beyond [...]

Get Back In Action With Robotic Knee Surgery

By |March 27th, 2019|Robotics|

Minimally invasive knee replacement surgery offered by Dr. Jeffrey Carroll in Clinton Township, MI CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich., March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Robotic knee surgery is the most advanced, state-of-the-art surgery system available today. By using the NAVIO system, board-certified orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Carroll is able to customize your partial or total [...]