This marks the second medical facility to clinically use HOLO Portal, the world’s first synthetic intelligence (AI)-driven, augmented actuality (AR) steerage system for backbone surgical procedure.
DEERFIELD, Sick., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Surgalign Holdings, Inc., (NASDAQ: SRGA) a worldwide medical know-how firm centered on elevating the usual of care by driving the evolution of digital well being, at present introduced continued momentum within the commercialization of its HOLO Portal surgical steerage system. The Firm is happy to report that Selvon St. Clair, MD, PhD, and a board licensed orthopaedic and spinal surgeon on the Orthopaedic Institute of Ohio, carried out his first case with the HOLO Portal system.
HOLO Portal is the world’s first surgical steerage system to include AI and AR. That is the primary medical utility of Surgalign’s HOLO™ AI digital well being platform. The system’s AI processes intraoperative photographs to autonomously section and label the anatomy and plan patient-specific pedicle screw trajectories which can be authorised by the surgeon. The HOLO Portal system makes use of AR to overlay the segmented AI reconstruction over the affected person’s precise anatomy, offering real-time 3D visualization all through the surgical process. This AR show helps surgeons visualize trajectories and guides surgical devices.
“With earlier know-how the surgeon has needed to course of three 2D photographs on a monitor throughout the room rising the cognitive load on the surgeon within the case. With the HOLO Portal system, the AI anatomic segmentation displayed via AR offers a 3D visualization throughout the surgical area. My first case was seamless—simple to setup, and the crisp holographic picture facilitated exact screw positioning rising my confidence within the system,” stated Dr. St. Clair, who accomplished his orthopedic surgical procedure residency at Cleveland Clinic and his backbone fellowship at Emory College Faculty of Drugs Backbone Heart, GA.
Dr. Frank Fumich, additionally of the Orthopaedic Institute of Ohio, added, “The system continues to impress me as nicely, however extra importantly, the know-how will assist sufferers by displaying key steerage info throughout the surgical area with minimal distractions. We look ahead to using the HOLO Portal surgical steerage system as we constantly search for new and modern methods to enhance affected person outcomes.”
In January 2022, the Firm acquired U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) 510(ok) clearance to be used of the HOLO Portal system inside lumbar backbone procedures. The Firm is presently increasing the system’s restricted market launch and intends to ramp up its website places all year long. As circumstances are carried out and knowledge is amassed, the Firm additionally intends to combine new functions on its platform to advance the standard of care and enhance outcomes for sufferers.
“Congratulations to Dr. St. Clair for finishing the primary surgical case in Ohio with the Surgalign HOLO Portal system,” stated Terry Wealthy, President and CEO of Surgalign. “We couldn’t be extra happy with the efficiency of our HOLO Portal system up to now, and the surgeon pleasure generated by the know-how is palpable. We consider to be on the cusp of one thing particular right here at Surgalign and look ahead to bringing the good thing about HOLO Portal know-how to hundreds extra sufferers to return.”
About Surgalign Holdings, Inc. Surgalign Holdings, Inc. is a worldwide medical know-how firm dedicated to the promise of digital well being to drive transformation throughout the surgical panorama. Uniquely aligned and resourced to advance the usual of care, the Firm is constructing applied sciences physicians and different well being suppliers will look to for what is actually attainable for his or her sufferers. Surgalign is concentrated on creating options that predictably ship superior medical and financial outcomes. Surgalign markets merchandise all through the USA and in additional than 50 nations worldwide via an increasing community of high impartial distributors. Surgalign is headquartered in Deerfield, IL, with business, innovation and design facilities in San Diego, CA, Warsaw and Poznan, Poland, and Wurmlingen, Germany. Be taught extra at www.surgalign.com and join on LinkedIn and Twitter.
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