Knee Replacement Surgery
At one point, Kathleen McGinnis’ knee pain was so bad that every movement was excruciating.
It doesn’t take a whole lot of time to get a good handle on why Clarence Dietrich is so happy to share his story.
Using a 3D model of the knee taken by a CT scan, the doctor guides the robot arm. The diseased portion of the knee is “resurfaced,” sparing as much of the patient’s healthy bone and surrounding tissue as possible.