Dr. Jess Lonner Performs 100th Navio Robotic Partial Knee Replacement Surgery

The 100th robotic-control assisted partial knee replacement surgery with the Navio Orthopedic Surgical System from Minneapolis-based Blue Belt Technologies was performed this week.

The procedure was performed by Jess Lonner, MD, at the Thomas Jefferson Riverview Surgical Center in Philadelphia. Dr. Lonner is also an attending orthopedic surgeon at Rothman Institute in Philadelphia.

The Navio system received a CE Mark in the first quarter of 2012. In December 2012, the U.S. FDA granted the device 510(k) approval to sell and market it in the country.

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