Apollo robot straightens spines using robot

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Then, last year, he was referred to Dr. Hegde, who used a Renaissance robot to place implants in his spinal cord. This is a robotic technology that offers accuracy and precision for complicated procedures. “We broke his spine under controlled conditions,” Dr. Hegde explained to reporters on Friday. We then placed implants to help straighten the spine, he added.

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