New robot-assisted spinal fusion system debuts here

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 17, 2021 10:19 AM CT | Published: May 16, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Semmes Murphey neurosurgeon Kevin Foley helped develop the system the FDA approved in March. On March 22, he completed his first surgery using it. 

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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.


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