Medtronic's Mazor X robot for spine surgery launches in India

Written by Alan Condon | November 27, 2019 | Print  |

India Medtronic recently launched the Mazor X Stealth Edition with spine surgeons at the Indian Spinal Injuries Centre in New Delhi performing the first cases with the robotic system, reports Express Healthcare.

Three things to know:

1. The Mazor X robotic guidance system holds surgical instrumentation in place during spine procedures and launched in January.

2. Medtronic reported that its Mazor X system surpassed 1,000 patient cases in September and plans to expand the device's capabilities.

3. The company posted $7.7 billion in second quarter revenue this month, which is a 3 percent increase year-over-year. The June acquisition of Titan Spine added $16 million.

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