Dr. Kenneth Nwosu performs spine surgery with ExcelsiusGPS at Washington hospital

Written by Laura Dyrda | January 14, 2020 | Print  |

Kenneth Nwosu, MD, performed the first spine surgery in King County, Wash., to use the new ExcelsiusGPS at St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way on Jan. 6.

The ExcelsiusGPS, from Globus Medical, is designed to improve accuracy during spine surgery, IT provides improved patient anatomy visualization and can also streamline the surgical workflow while reducing radiation exposure for the surgeon and staff.

The robotic system has a rigid robotic arm as well as full navigation capabilities.

Dr. Nwosu practices at NeoSpine in Puyallup, Wash.

More articles on spine surgery:
Dr. Thomas Schuler excited by progress of stem cell therapy in spine
Dr. William Tobler performs 1st single-position lateral fusion in Ohio ASC
Outpatient spine surgery: 8 things to know heading into 2020

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers