Medtronic’s AI surgery machine gets EU CE mark approval

IRELAND – Medtronic plc, the global leader in medical technology, announced today that the Hugo robotic-assisted surgery (RAS) system has received CE (Conformité Européenne) mark, allowing it to be sold in Europe. CE Mark approval is only available for urologic and gynecologic procedures, which account for roughly half of all robotic procedures performed today. Hugo RAS system plays a critical role in bringing the benefits of minimally invasive surgery, the first-ever in the world using the Hugo RAS system. CE Mark approval follows major milestones in the Hugo RAS system global…

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Medtronic expands its portfolio of minimally invasive spine surgery machines

USA – Medtronic plc, a global leader in medical technology, has announced the latest additions to its minimally invasive spine surgery ecosystem, making it the only company to offer spinal implants, biologics, navigation, robotics, and AI-powered data to surgeons and patients. The three new additions to minimally invasive spine surgery products include simplified surgical access hardware, expandable titanium interbody implants, and a bone graft delivery system. The most recent technology concentrate on transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) procedures and they will be an addition to the Medtech’s giant suite of…

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