Morning Checkup: Mako robotic arm assisted surgery

Published: Jun. 30, 2021 at 7:56 AM EDT
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WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Samaritan Medical Center has new technology to help surgeons.

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. David Newman talked about Mako robotic arm assisted surgery during Samaritan’s Morning Checkup segment on 7 News This Morning.

You can watch his interview in the video above.

The robotics help the surgeon to be more precise during an operation.

It’s primarily used for partial and total knee replacements and total hip replacements.

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