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

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
Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS
Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS
Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS
Virginia Spine Institute (Reston, VA), President of Board Of Advisors
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 Mroz, MD Thomas Mroz, MD
Thomas Mroz, MD
Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH)

Spine Talks® Cities, Surgery,

When Should You Ask for a Second Opinion? When Should You Ask for a Second Opinion?
When Should You Ask for a Second Opinion?
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
What Questions Should You Ask Your Surgeon? What Questions Should You Ask Your Surgeon?
What Questions Should You Ask Your Surgeon?
Mladen Djurasovic
How Do You Pick the Right Surgeon? How Do You Pick the Right Surgeon?
How Do You Pick the Right Surgeon?
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
How to Optimize Strength Before Surgery How to Optimize Strength Before Surgery
How to Optimize Strength Before Surgery
Mladen Djurasovic
What Is Minimally Invasive Surgery? What Is Minimally Invasive Surgery?
What Is Minimally Invasive 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
What Is Robotic Surgery? What Is Robotic Surgery?
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
Bone Health and Successful Fusions Bone Health and Successful Fusions
Bone Health and Successful Fusions
John Dimar
Fighting the Stigma of Single Level Surgeries Fighting the Stigma of Single Level Surgeries
Fighting the Stigma of Single Level Surgeries
Dr. Buckland, New York University