surgeons http://wamc.org en Robotic Spine Surgery: The Future Is Here http://wamc.org/post/robotic-spine-surgery-future-here <p></p><p>A small Fulton County Hospital is on its way to becoming a major destination for patients in need of back surgery.</p><p>Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville has purchased and received its first Renaissance Robotic System, a groundbreaking technology offering new hope for patients suffering from debilitating spine pain.</p><p>Renaissance is the only FDA approved surgical guidance system for spine surgeries, which will be performed by Dr. Jian Shen, who is responsible for bringing the technology to Gloversville.</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 20:39:05 +0000 Dave Lucas 69261 at http://wamc.org Robotic Spine Surgery: The Future Is Here Partnership Will Bring More Surgeons To Northern Berkshires http://wamc.org/post/partnership-will-bring-more-surgeons-northern-berkshires <p></p><p>A collaboration between healthcare providers in the Berkshires will help expand surgical services in the northern portion of the region.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Thursday in North Adams, Northern Berkshire Healthcare announced a new partnership with Pittsfield-based Berkshire Surgical Associates that will bring two general surgeons to North Adams Regional Hospital.</p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:20:03 +0000 Lucas Willard 67525 at http://wamc.org Partnership Will Bring More Surgeons To Northern Berkshires