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Dr. Sherman interviewed about being helped by robots during surgery

When it comes to knee replacement, it is estimated that in the next decade, nearly 3.5 million people will have that surgery each year.  That's three times the entire population of the Greater New Orleans area, but now the surgeons are getting more precise in the O.R. with the help of a robot.

Recently, Tulane orthopaedic surgeon Dr. William Sherman was interviewed by WWLTV about surgeons being assisted by robot while treating patients. To watch the full interview, please click here.

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