Hip specialist pairs robotic surgery, DAA for better hip replacement outcomes
Franklin Lakes, NJ -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/09/2018 -- Robert A. Kayal, MD, FAAOS, president and CEO of Kayal Orthopaedic Center, is pleased to announce hip specialist Victor Ortiz, MD, has joined the care team at Kayal Orthopaedic Center.
Dr. Ortiz offers patients who need total hip replacement surgery the benefits of two different surgical techniques. In an effort to achieve improved recovery times and better outcomes, he combines the direct anterior approach (DAA) to total hip replacement with robotic-assisted surgery. This twin approach to total hip replacement surgery in Glen Rock, NJ, and beyond is an exciting addition to the broad range of innovative orthopaedic treatments and services offered at Kayal Orthopaedic Center.
Dr. Ortiz, who earned his medical degree at the Universidad Central Del Caribe School of Medicine in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, was named the chief of hip services at Kayal Orthopaedic Center. He perfected his skills in minimally invasive hip preservation procedures, including DAA total hip replacement surgery and hip arthroscopy, during his orthopaedic surgery hip preservation fellowship at the American Hip Institute in Westmont, IL. His medical training also includes a fellowship in orthopaedic surgery sports medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago, IL.
In addition, Dr. Ortiz and Dr. Kayal are specially trained in Mako robotic surgery. Kayal Orthopaedic Center also offers total knee, partial knee and patellofemoral replacement surgeries using the Mako robotic arm.
Kayal Orthopaedic Center welcomes new patients and those seeking second opinions. To learn more about joint replacement surgery in Ridgewood, NJ, and beyond or to schedule an appointment, call 844-281-1783 or by contact Kayal Orthopaedic Center on the web.
About Kayal Orthopaedic Center
Kayal Orthopaedic Center offers the full spectrum of orthopaedic care. Located in Bergen County, NJ, the practice specializes in minimally invasive surgery, injury prevention, innovative therapies and pain management. It has four convenient offices in New Jersey: Glen Rock, Franklin Lakes, Westwood and Paramus (coming soon); and one location in Stony Point, NY. Schedule an appointment by calling 844-281-1783 or contact Kayal Orthopaedic Center by filling out this form.