Put Knee Pain Behind You By Blue Belt Technologies
January 5, 2015
Navio - Blue Belt Technologies
Osteoarthritis affects every one in sixteen Americans, the majority of which are women. Adults of all ages can suffer – with symptoms ranging from acute pain to swelling and stiffness. Partial knee replacement surgery is one option many with Osteoarthritis consider. Advances in robotic-assisted smart surgical systems are helping reduce patient radiation exposure, surgery time for patient and doctor, and healthcare system costs. Join Dr. Jess Lonner of Philadelphia’s Rothman Institute and Blue Belt Technologies, as he addresses these important quality-of-life and health issues.
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