MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement
MAKOplasty® Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) uses the innovative technology
and precision of the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System
to restore mobility to patients suffering from degenerative joint disease.
This technology allows our highly trained and experienced surgeons to
complete the total hip replacement procedure with extreme accuracy and
The unique MAKOplasty® technology provides your surgeon at SMOG with
a patient-specific 3-D model, enabling them to pre-plan for your total
hip replacement procedure. This takes all the guesswork off the operating table.
What Are the Benefits of MAKOplasty®?
- Provides physician with great control, precision, and stability
- Allows for more accurate implant placement
- Helps improve stability and mobility
- Gives a patient back their active lifestyle
Find Out if You Are a Candidate
If you are suffering from pain whenever you put weight on your hip, have
to limp to lessen the weight on your hip, or suffer a radiating pain through
your lower back, grown, or leg, you may need medical care for your hip
pain. If non-surgical solutions and medication aren’t bringing any
relief, MAKOplasty® Total Hip Arthroplasty may be a viable option.
You will need to discuss your pain and joint concerns with
Dr. Gerhardt or
Dr. Ehrhart at SMOG to determine if you are a candidate for MAKOplasty® Total