Alabama clinic first to use Mako Robotic Arm — 4 points

Written by Adam Schrag | May 11, 2017 | Print  | Email

Surgeons at Mobile-based Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic and Mobile-based Springhill Hospital are setting a precedent with their use of Stryker's Mako Robotic Arm device, according to FOX10.

Here are four things to know:

 

1. AOC surgeons are the only physicians in Mobile using the Mako Robotic Arm.

 

2. Mobile-based Springhill Hospital is the only area hospital using the device.


    
3. The technology makes surgery more efficient and less invasive.

 

4. AOC has served Southern Alabama for over 50 years.

 

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