FEATURED SURGERY: Robotic-Arm Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty
Watch Akhil Sastry, MD, from Atlantic Orthopaedics in York, Maine, perform a total knee arthroplasty robotic-arm assisted surgery on an 80-year-old female patient in a procedure broadcast live to attendees at Advanced Techniques in Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty, ICJR’s inaugural residents and fellows course.
The patient has advanced patellofemoral osteoarthritis with subluxation laterally and mild medial and lateral joint space narrowing in her right knee. Dr. Sastry had operated on her contralateral knee 9 months earlier.
Click the image above to watch the surgery, which was performed at York Hospital in York, Maine.
Disclosures: Dr. Sastry has disclosed that he is a paid consultant for and receives research support from Stryker and that he is a paid consultant for Medtronic.