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Mako Robotic Surgery

An Innovative Alternative to Total Hip Replacement

Abrazo Scottsdale Campus offers the Total Hip Arthroplasty procedure using a highly advanced, surgeon-controlled robotic arm system. This new level of reproducible surgical precision in hip surgery provides relief for people suffering with either non-inflammatory or inflammatory degenerative joint disease.

Mako Robotic Surgery Benefits

  • Relief from hip pain and stiffness
  • Accurate placement of the hip implant can reduce the likelihood of hip dislocation
  • More consistency in leg length
  • Potentially decreasing the need for a shoe lift
  • Decreased risk of the implant and bone abnormally rubbing together – this may improve the life of the implant

You may be an ideal candidate for Mako Total Hip Arthroplasty

Only your surgeon can determine if you are a candidate for Mako Total Hip Replacement. A candidate for Mako Total Hip Replacement may experience the following:

  • Pain while putting weight on the affected hip
  • Limping to lessen the weight-bearing pressure on the affected hip
  • Pain that may radiate to the groin, lower back, or down the thigh to the knee
  • Hip pain or stiffness during walking or other impact activities
  • Failure to respond to non-surgical treatments or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication.

What is Mako Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA)?

Mako THA, is a procedure known as total hip replacement that is supported by the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System. It is indicated for patients who suffer from non-inflammatory or inflammatory degenerative joint disease. RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System, allows surgeons to achieve a new level of precision with the newest techniques in hip replacement surgery.

Total Hip Arthroplasty

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