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Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

March 1, 2017

NORWICH—Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge, MD, of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat, MD, of Orthopedic Partners will conduct a free community education event on MAKOplasty technology for knee and hip procedures on Thursday, March 30 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the main lobby conference rooms at Backus Hospital at 326 Washington Street in Norwich.

Backus Hospital is the only hospital in southeastern Connecticut to offer the MAKOplasty® robotic procedure for partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement procedures using the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System. RIO is a surgeon-controlled robotic arm system that enables accurate alignment and placement of implants.

Registration is required.  Call 1.855.HHC.HERE to register.