Robotic arm assisted surgery for total knee replacement now available at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital


22-05-2019
Mako robot for knee and hip replacements

Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital is the first and only hospital in East Anglia to offer Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted total and partial knee and total hip replacement procedures.

 This latest advancement in joint replacement surgery is transforming the way joint replacement procedures are performed.

Bringing innovation, investment and commitment to patient care in Cambridge, the use of the Mako Robotic Arm is transforming the way surgeons operate and improving the lives of many in need of full hip, knee and partial knee joint replacements.

An expert group of robot assisted orthopaedic surgeons based at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital are using the Mako robot to create a specific 3D plan for their patients, which enables them to perform joint replacement procedures with even greater surgical precision4-5

Better accuracy means faster recovery, fewer complications, decreased pain and a higher chance of the joint returning to normal function with a new joint that lasts longer.

As one of the very few hospitals in the country to provide this ground-breaking medical concept, Sophie Hudson, Sales and Services Manager at Nuffield Cambridge, states: “I am delighted to announce that we are now offering patients the full robotic package with Mako Robotic Arm Assisted Surgery, including access to Total Knee Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement and Total Hip Replacement. Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital is proud to be the only hospital in East Anglia to offer patients robotic surgery for hips and knees.”

For more information, visit the website, nuffieldhealth.com/hospitals/cambridge, call 01223 370922 or email cambridge.enquiries@nuffieldhealth.com