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Robotic-Assisted Hip Replacement Technology

Cory Calendine, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hip and Knee Specialist

If you’re one of the millions of Americans suffering from pain caused by joint arthritis or hip injury, and you haven’t experienced adequate relief with conservative treatment options, Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery might be right for you. Dr. Cory Calendine, Orthopaedic Surgeon, and the team at the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee offer state-of-the-art robotic surgery solutions for joint pain sufferers.

Mako Total Hip, Cory Calendine, MD

In clinical studies, Mako Robotic-assisted hip replacement resulted in:

  • More accurate placement and alignment of hip implants based on the surgical plan.
  • Less likelihood of hip dislocation.
  • Reduced blood loss.
  • Replication of the feeling of a natural hip.
  • Preservation of healthy bone.

Mako Preoperative Planning Advantage

Personalized surgical plan with Mako SmartRobotics Hip Replacement: Prior to surgery, Dr. Calendine will order a CT scan of your hip joint in order to generate a 3D virtual model of your unique anatomy. The 3D model allows Dr. Calendine to see things that typically can not be seen with an x-ray alone. This additional information helps your surgeon determine the optimal size, placement and positioning of your implant.

Dr. Cory Calendine Reviews Robotic Hip Replacement Preoperative Planning

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Is Robotic-assisted Hip Replacement an option for me?

Dr. Calendine recommends Mako SmartRobotics Hip Replacement as an option for people with:

  • Severe hip pain or stiffness resulting from: noninflammatory degenerative joint disease (including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis), rheumatoid arthritis or post-traumatic arthritis
  • Those who haven’t experienced adequate relief with conservative treatment options, like bracing, medication or joint fluid supplements

If this sounds like you, consider scheduling an appointment with Dr. Cory Calendine and the team at the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee to discuss questions and your personalized joint pain relief plan. SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT ONLINE

Robotic-Assisted Anterior Approach Hip Replacement

Discussion with Dr. Cory Calendine, Orthopedic Surgeon, moderated by Lyndsay Sullivan, Senior Business Development Manager, The Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee

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Mako Hip Replacement Patient Testimonial

Sources [https://patients.stryker.com/hip-replacement/options/mako-robotic-arm-assisted]:
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Cory Calendine, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and founding partner of the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee at Williamson County Hospital in Franklin, TN. Dr. Calendine is an expert in Joint Replacement, specializing in Hip and Knee Surgery. From diagnosis through treatment, the Orthopaedic Surgical experts at the Bone and Joint Institute use the latest techniques and technology to improve care for people with musculoskeletal problems. For more information, please contact our office or schedule your appointment today.  

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