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Published on November 24, 2014

ct styleWATERBURY, Conn. (November 24, 2014) ─ Surgeons at Saint Mary’s Hospital are using 3D, 360-degree imaging technology to make spine surgery safer. Find out how by watching Connecticut Style, hosted by Teresa Dufour on WTNH News 8, embedded here:

This program includes interviews with Dr. David Forshaw, a neurosurgeon who is performing spine and brain surgeries at Saint Mary’s using the O-Arm Surgical Imaging System, a state-of-the-art, multi-dimensional navigation system. Saint Mary’s is one of only four hospitals in the state to offer patients the advantages of this technology, which provides 360-degree images of the spine in real time during surgery.

One of Dr. Forshaw’s patients shares her experience following spine surgery at Saint Mary’s Hospital. The procedure changed her life, she said.

To learn more about spine surgery at Saint Mary’s Hospital, visit stmh.org/services/surgery/neurospine/

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