Tri-City Medical Center has become one of the nation’s leading hospitals in robotic surgery. Using the Mazor Renaissance guidance system, the medical center has performed 201 Mazor Robotic surgeries over an 18-month period. This number is unprecedented in California. In addition, no patient has returned for revision surgery.
The Mazor Core is the collaboration of four key technologies in Mazor’s systems to provide predictable, efficient and precise surgical procedures.
Payam Moazzaz, MD Tri-City Medical Center
Scripps Encinitas Doctors First in West to Perform Spine Surgery with New Advanced Robotic Technology
Encinitas CA—Doctors at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas have become the first west of the Rocky Mountains to perform spinal fusion surgery using a new sophisticated robotic-guided technology that brings a new level of accuracy to these delicate operations.
Los Angeles-based Health pointer welcomed neurosurgeon Thomas Chappell, MD, to its medical staff.Spine surgeon Daniel Murrey, MD, CEO of Ortho Carolina, was featured in The Charlotte Observer discussing the practice’s bundled payment program.Atlanta-based More house College honored Alvin Crawford, MD, with its “Candle in the Dark” award presented annually to individuals who distinguish themselves in service, achievement, leadership.
You probably know someone personally who has experienced back pain. That’s because back pain is not only common, it’s an epidemic! An estimated 75 to 85 percent of all Americans will experience some form of back pain during their lifetime.
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Doctors at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas have become the first west of the Rocky Mountains to perform spinal fusion surgery using a new sophisticated robotic-guided technology that brings a new level of accuracy to these delicate operations.
Positional MRI (pMRI) has recently been proposed as an alternative to conventional MRI techniques. pMRI offers the advantage of assessing cervical spine pathology in the neutral, flexion, and extension positions. pMRI also allows examination of the cervical spine in a more physiologic, weight-bearing position as compared to traditional supine MRI imaging.
Mazor Renaissance Robotic Surgical Guidance System - Dr. Payam Moazzaz (Tri-City Medical Center)