What Is Robotic Surgery?

Thomas C. Schuler, MD; Christopher R. Good, MD; Richard Guyer, MD; Todd J. Albert, MD; Martin Pham, MD; Jeffrey L. Gum, MD; Thomas Mroz, MD; Jim Schwender, MD

Robotic Surgery: What Is It?
July 22, 2020

An excerpt from Spine-Talks®: Cities 2020, a virtual tour of exciting minimally invasive advancements from the voices of members of the National Spine Health Foundation’s Medical and Scientific Board, who have been recognized as the nation’s top spine surgeons.

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Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS
Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS
Vice Chairman, Medical & Scientific Board, Virginia Spine Institute (Reston, VA)
Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS
Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS
Chairman, Medical & Scientific Board, Virginia Spine Institute (Reston, VA)
James D. Schwender, MD James D. Schwender, MD
James D. Schwender, MD
Twin Cities Spine Center (Minneapolis, MN)
Richard D. Guyer, MD Richard D. Guyer, MD
Richard D. Guyer, MD
Texas Back Institute (Dallas, TX) Richard
Todd J. Albert, MD Todd J. Albert, MD
Todd J. Albert, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery (New York, NY)
Martin H. Pham, MD Martin H. Pham, MD
Martin H. Pham, MD
UC San Diego Health (San Diego, CA)
Jeffrey L. Gum, MD Jeffrey L. Gum, MD
Jeffrey L. Gum, MD
Norton Leatherman Spine Center (Louisville, KY)
Thomas E. Mroz, MD Thomas E. Mroz, MD
Thomas E. Mroz, MD
Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH)

Spine Talks® Cities, Surgery,

How Has COVID-19 Changed The Practice of Spine Surgery? How Has COVID-19 Changed The Practice of Spine Surgery?
How Has COVID-19 Changed The Practice of Spine Surgery?
Rick Guyer, MD Texas Back Institute, Plano, TX
Risks of Spinal Surgery Risks of Spinal Surgery
Risks of Spinal Surgery
Mladen Djurasovic
Outcomes and Spine Deformity Surgery Outcomes and Spine Deformity Surgery
Outcomes and Spine Deformity Surgery
Shay Bess, MD Denver International Spine Center, Denver, CO
What is the Future of Spine Surgery? What is the Future of Spine Surgery?
What is the Future of Spine Surgery?
Frank Phillips, MD Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
What Areas of Spine Surgery Have You Focused on? What Areas of Spine Surgery Have You Focused on?
What Areas of Spine Surgery Have You Focused on?
Steven Glassman, MD Norton Leatherman Spine Center, Louisville, KY
Spinal Anatomy with Dr. Todd J. Albert Spinal Anatomy with Dr. Todd J. Albert
Spinal Anatomy with Dr. Todd J. Albert
Dr. Todd J. Albert, Hospital for Special Surgery
Artificial Disc Replacement (Neck Pt 1): Should I Wait? Artificial Disc Replacement (Neck Pt 1): Should I Wait?
Artificial Disc Replacement (Neck Pt 1): Should I Wait?
Medical and Scientific Board
Insights on Minimally Invasive Surgery Insights on Minimally Invasive Surgery
Insights on Minimally Invasive Surgery
Paul J. Slosar, MD SpineCare Medical Group, San Francisco, CA