Dr. Boyd adds, “The advantages of a Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted joint replacement allows the surgeon to combine the preoperative 3D model CT scan with intra-operative robotic templating to align the hip and knee components and leg length to an unprecedented level of accuracy that was not previously achievable without the robotic guidance.”
Published March 11, 2014 / Associated Press
It’s not just grandma with a new hip and your uncle with a new knee. More than 2 of every 100 Americans now have an artificial joint, doctors are reporting.
Among those over 50, it’s even more common: Five percent have replaced a knee and more than 2 percent, a hip.
Dr. Bradley Boyd recently joined the staff of Fair Oaks Orthopaedic Associates.
Posted by Jessie Biele (Editor) , September 21, 2013 at 05:30 AM
Dr. Bradley Boyd and his family have always had close ties to Vienna.
His wife grew up in Vienna and is a Madison High School alum. Dr. Boyd grew up in different areas of Northern Virginia. The couple met during undergraduate studies at James Madison University, and their families still live in the area.