Computer Aided Surgery

Computers have revolutionized many aspects of our world, including medicine. Recent advancements in computer-aided surgical navigation have tremendously improved the precision and accuracy alignment during surgery. Minimally invasive surgeries have been performed for a number of years. The combination of minimally invasive surgery, and computer aided surgical navigation produces amazingly successful results. Dr. Pontius performs computer-aided hip and knee replacement surgery utilizing the latest technology and tools.

 

What does this mean for you as a patient?

The success rate of these surgeries is often greater than traditional surgery and may also result in:

  • Less time in the hospital
  • Faster rehabilitation time
  • Less scarring due to surgery
  • Less pain

The Total Knee Replacement Guidebook

Your orthopedic surgeon has given you this guide because the two of you have decided that a Total Joint Replacement is the next course of treatment for your condition. There is a lot to think about and do prior to having this surgery performed. There is also a lot to do afterwards, to enable you to return to a healthy and active lifestyle!

Download the guide here

The Total Hip Replacement Guidebook

Your orthopedic surgeon has given you this guide because the two of you have decided that a Total Joint Replacement is the next course of treatment for your condition. There is a lot to think about and do prior to having this surgery performed. There is also a lot to do afterwards, to enable you to return to a healthy and active lifestyle!

Download the guide here