MAKOplasty is a robotic-arm assisted technology that helps surgeons provide patients with a personalized surgical experience. A 3D model of your knee will be used to pre-plan and assist your surgeon in performing your total knee replacement surgery. During surgery, the robotic arm system provides visual, auditory, and tactile control to help assure that surgeons remove only the bone planned to be resected prior to surgery.
Partial knee resurfacing and total hip and knee replacements utilizing MAKOplasty® technology allows for:
Ideal candidates for MAKOplasty are typically patients with early to mid-stage osteoarthritis in the medial (inner), patellofemoral (top), or lateral (outer) compartments of the knee. Talk to your physician about your candidacy for MAKOplasty if you have: