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Robotic-arm Assisted Procedures Now Offered at AOC

Posted on February 1, 2017 to News and Press

  Spring Hill Medical Center is unveiling its latest tool to help patients. It’s a robotic arm to assist in surgeries for partial knee and total hip replacements. So, this is how it works. Patients go through CAT-scans and surgeons use information from that to create pre-operative plans for the placement of their implants. During […]

Tagged: 3D printing, hip replacement, Knee Replacement, robotic-arm

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AOC Surgeons Now Offer Robotic-Arm Assisted Partial Knee & Total Hip Replacement Procedures

Posted on January 19, 2017 to News and Press

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Springhill Medical Center is the first hospital in the Mobile area to offer Stryker’s Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Partial Knee and Total Hip replacement procedures. This latest advancement in joint replacement surgery is transforming the way joint replacement procedures are performed. “This system allows us to be extremely precise in the planning, preparation and implantation of […]

Tagged: ConforMIS iTotal Knee Replacement, hip pain, hip replacement, hip replacement surgery, knee, knee injury, Knee Replacement, partial knee replacement, robotic-arm

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A Giant Step Forward in Knee Replacement Surgery

Posted on February 23, 2016 to News and Press

It’s an unfortunate fact that up to 20% of patients who undergo traditional knee replacement are unhappy with their results due to persistent pain in the joint—even after surgery. This chronic pain typically comes from a variety of sources, including instability, stiffness, or improper fit and sizing of the implants. AOC has the only local […]

Tagged: ConforMIS, ConforMIS iTotal Knee Replacement, Joint replacement, joints, Knee Replacement

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How to Choose the Right Orthopedic Surgeon

Posted on November 17, 2015 to News and Press

Choosing the right orthopedic surgeon is the first step toward a successful surgery and a fast recovery. You may be wondering, but how do I know which surgeon is right for me? Here are a few tips and questions to keep in mind through your decision process: Ask around Just as you consult your friends, […]

Tagged: acl injuries, alabama orthopedic clinic, AOC, Dr. Barber, Joint replacement, knee injuries, Knee Replacement, orthopaedic surgery, orthopedic surgeon, surgery

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