MAKOplasty® at Santa Monica Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group

The physicians at Santa Monica Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group meet the highest standards of education, training, and experience. With our innovative use of MAKOplasty®, we remain on the cutting edge of the latest surgical developments for patients. We work with some of the world’s leading medical technology companies to provide excellent services to athletes and people from all walks of life.

MAKOplasty® is a robot-assisted surgery that can be used for two different procedures:

Depending on the specifics of your health and joint concerns, MAKOplasty® may be a viable solution. The RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System provides our surgeons will real-time visuals and feedback to allow for an optimal resurfacing and implant positioning.

Are You a Candidate?

In order to determine if you are a candidate for total hip replacement or partial knee resurfacing through MAKOplasty®, you will need to consult with one of our qualified physicians, listed below. You may want to learn more about the MAKOplasty® Partial Knee Resurfacing procedure if you have already been diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the knee or have severe pain in your knee with physical activity.

Similarly, those suffering from hip pain that hasn’t gone away through non-surgical solutions should discuss the option of MAKOplasty® Total Hip Arthroplasty with one of the skilled physicians at Santa Monic Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group.