When chronic knee pain consistently interrupts the activities you want to do, your doctor may recommend knee surgery as a treatment option. The VELYS™ Robotic Assisted Solution may be a good option after finding no relief from conservative treatments or medication.
Many people endure much more than they have to from chronic dull aches and sharp twinges to popping joints, numb extremities or osteoarthritis. Robotic knee replacement surgery allows our surgeons to perform minimally invasive procedures through a console with flexible robotic arms that mirror their hand movements to complete an operation. The robotic arms hold a camera as well as surgical equipment.
For qualified candidates, robotic-assisted orthopedic surgery can offer numerous benefits over traditional open orthopedic surgery, including faster recovery and shorter hospital stays. It is typical for patients to experience a better fit, stability, balance and feel of the replaced joint.
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Every knee is different, as is every patient requiring a knee replacement procedure. The VELYS™ Robotic-Assisted Solution can help your surgeon in optimize surgical outcomes. It does this by using intra-operative data that’s unique to you. Your surgeon utilizes the technology during your procedure to enhance the accuracy and precision of your knee replacement that can help you start moving again.
The VELYS Robotic-Assisted Solution uses a variety of advanced technologies to provide the surgeon with the information and tools they need to perform a highly accurate and precise knee replacement.
This solution is designed to:
The VELYS Robotic-Assisted Solution works exclusively with the ATTUNE™ Knee System. The ATTUNE Knee System has been provided to over 1 million patients worldwide and is designed to deliver a greater range of motion and faster recovery, to help you get back to living the life you want to live.
Robotic-assisted knee replacement:
Traditional knee replacement:
There are a number of potential benefits to using this technology for your knee replacement.* During your procedure, the technology will gather details and data related to your knee to help find a favorable implant fit. Additionally, robotic-assisted technology may allow your surgeon to perform a knee replacement tailored to you, while providing both precision and accuracy during your procedure.Robotic-assisted technology may deliver*:
*Findings based on studies conducted across multiple robotic-assisted total knee replacement systems.
The following are some of the injuries and conditions that often benefit from knee replacement:
If you get hurt while participating in a sport or exercising, seek immediate medical attention. Continuing to play or exercise can cause more harm. Talk with one of our doctors if you have any of the following symptoms: