CAESAREA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mazor Robotics Ltd (TASE:MZOR), the leader in innovative surgical robots and complementary products for spine surgery, today announced that Florida Hospital Carrollwood, a 120-bed community hospital in Tampa, FL, has purchased a Renaissance™ system. Renaissance is Mazor Robotics’ next generation surgical guidance system for spine procedures. The system will be installed at Florida Hospital Carrollwood, part of the Florida Hospital Tampa Bay Division of Adventist Health System.
Renaissance is the only robotic technology specifically for the spine available in the marketplace. Florida Hospital Carrollwood is currently the only hospital in the Tampa Bay region to offer spine surgery with the Renaissance system. The system was installed on Friday, March 30.
“This takes spine surgery to the next level,” said Dr. Antonio Castellvi, world-renowned spine surgeon who will be the first to use Renaissance at Florida Hospital Carrollwood. “It will provide me with accuracy not available before, making my spine surgery even more precise and safer for my patients, with even better outcomes.”
“This is the second sale of a Renaissance system within the Florida Hospital Network,” said Ori Hadomi, CEO of Mazor Robotics. “Florida Hospital is among the preeminent hospital networks in the United States. We are very excited to be broadening our presence within this prestigious organization, and to be building our sales momentum as we end the first quarter.”
“We have made clear our commitment to provide the safest, most accurate and innovative technology available for our spine patients,” said Brinsley Lewis, CEO, Florida Hospital Carrollwood. “This newest addition to our overall imaging and surgical tools helps to ensure we are meeting our commitment. The most important factors in this are the safety of our patients and the most successful outcomes possible. With our skilled spine surgeons and Renaissance, along with our mission to heal the body, mind and spirit, we continue to elevate healthcare in the communities we serve.”
About Mazor Robotics
Mazor Robotics Ltd (TASE: MZOR) is dedicated to the development and marketing of innovative surgical robots and complementary products that provide a safer surgical environment for patients, surgeons, and OR staff. Mazor Robotics’ flagship product, Renaissance™, is a state-of-the-art surgical guidance system that enables surgeons to conduct spine surgeries in an accurate and secure manner. Mazor Robotics systems have been successfully used in the placement of over 15,000 implants in the USA and Europe. Numerous peer-reviewed publications and presentations at leading scientific conferences have validated the accuracy, usability, and clinical advantages of Mazor Robotics technology. For more information, visit www.mazorrobotics.com.
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