April 03, 2014

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance has acquired the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System from MAKO Surgical Corp. This pioneering technology enables Providence orthopedic surgeons to perform MAKOplasty® robotic-arm assisted partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement surgery with consistent, reproducible surgical precision. Providence is the first hospital in the South Bay to offer this highly advanced robotic-assisted surgical technology.

MAKOplasty® potentially offers the following benefits to patients:

  • Improved surgical outcomes
  • Improved accuracy and alignment of implants
  • Sparring of healthy bone