MAKO Total Joint Program
BCH’s own robo doc couldn’t agree more. “For Boulder to be one of the first dozen sites performing this surgery is a pretty big deal. We’re on the cutting edge of technology,” said Dr. C. Brian Blackwood, an orthopaedic surgeon with BoulderCentre for Orthopedics & Spine and the only surgeon doing robot-assisted TKR in Colorado and, in fact, in the Rocky Mountain region. The next-closest hospitals capable of the robotic-assisted procedure are in Phoenix and Minnesota, he added.