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Aetna names Northern Dutchess Hospital as orthopedic Institute of Quality®

Posted: 6/6/2017

Northern Dutchess Hospital was recently designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Orthopedic Care Facility for knee and hip. The designation was based on the hospital’s unique expertise in consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care, according to the healthcare insurance provider. To make information about the quality and cost of healthcare services available to its members, Aetna recognizes hospitals and facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services for certain health conditi...

Seminar on advancements in orthopedic surgery at Putnam Hospital Center

Posted: 9/4/2015

Putnam Hospital Center will host an orthopedic seminar from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Sept. 26 in the Michael T. Weber Community Auditorium, 670 Stoneleigh Ave. The seminar will feature an innovative robotic surgical system changing the face of orthopedic surgery and now being used at Putnam Hospital Center. The hospital saw its first MAKOplasty partial knee procedure in January using the RIO system, a highly advanced, surgeon-controlled robotic arm that offers a new level of precision to restore mobili...

Free seminar on innovative MAKOplasty® surgery set for Sept. 17

Posted: 9/3/2015

Bad knees and painful hips are a reality many of us face as we age and the wear-and-tear on our bodies takes its toll. Vassar Brothers will host a free seminar from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17, at Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County, 1910 South Road, Poughkeepsie, about a robotic surgical system that addresses these issues. Dr. Frank Lombardo of Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County and the medical staff of Vassar Brothers Medical Center, will give the presentation. MAKOplasty® Hip Repl...

“Meet the RIO®” robot changing the face of orthopedic surgery

Posted: 5/21/2015

In January 2015, Putnam Hospital Center saw its first partial knee replacement utilizing an innovative robotic surgical system that is changing the face of orthopedic surgery. There have since been several MAKOplasty® partial knee procedures performed at the hospital, using the RIO® system, a highly advanced, surgeon-controlled robotic arm that offers a new level of precision to restore mobility to patients who qualify. The procedure allows for smaller incisions and quicker recovery times. It is also us...

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