NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) – Sufferers in search of a knee alternative in North Platte now have another choice for the process at Nice Plains Well being. Dr. Evan Correll and Dr. Nathan Jackson, orthopaedic surgeons at Nice Plains Well being Orthopaedics, have accomplished the primary robotic-assisted knee replacements.
The Zimmer-Biomet ROSA Knee System is a robotic surgical assistant that, alongside the orthopaedic surgeons, helps present exact knee-replacement procedures. Identical to sufferers will discover with a conventional knee-replacement surgical procedure at Nice Plains Well being, the robotic-assisted process goals to ease ache and enhance the vary of movement, in response to a press launch from Nice Plains Well being.
The robotic-assisted process is one other route that sufferers can think about as they work with their care crew to find out the most effective path for his or her distinctive knee-replacement journey.
“The ROSA expertise is leading edge, and we’ve it proper right here in Better Nebraska,” mentioned Dr. Jacobson. “The robotic-assisted system is one other manner that we will look after our sufferers with the objective of enhancing long-term complete joint outcomes.”
The ROSA is a complete knee system that includes personalised implants, exact implementation and confirmed expertise.
The system offers knowledge earlier than, throughout and after the process that may assist optimize care.
“Your orthopaedic surgeon is within the working room performing the complete surgical procedure simply as earlier than,” Dr. Correll mentioned. “The ROSA robotic system permits us to gather knowledge in order that we higher perceive the affected person’s particular alignment and ligamentous stability. ROSA then permits us to regulate implant place and provides the affected person a personalised surgical procedure that goals to end in sooner restoration and longer implant longevity.”
Primarily based on sufferers’ particular person wants, Dr. Evan Correll, Dr. J.D. Hannah, Dr. Nathan Jacobson and Dr. Mandip Singh with Nice Plains Well being Orthopaedics can carry out both a conventional knee alternative or robotic-assisted process. Sufferers can anticipate the identical degree of care and final result with both choice.
Nice Plains Well being mentioned it plans to make the most of ROSA expertise to its fullest extent and broaden the robotic-assisted surgical procedure choice to knee, hip and shoulder replacements sooner or later.