Ronald Hillock, MD, performed the first total knee replacement with a second-generation robot at Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas.
Dr. Hillock completed a case with the newest iteration of Think Surgical's TSolution One, according to a March 17 news release. Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center is the first hospital in the West to utilize the robot.
TSolutionOne combines 3D surgical planning and an active robot. It is designed for more precise implant placement, according to the release.