Stryker Orthopaedics, proprietor of Mako SmartRobotics™, not too long ago releasedDr. Kevin Borchard’s first quarter 2021 complete knee arthroplasty (TKA) information.
Dr. Borchard, of Colorado Superior Orthopedics, Sports activities Medication and Backbone at Pioneers Medical Heart, continues to exhibit wonderful outcomes and a low complication price. His Q1 affected person outcomes have been in comparison with Stryker’s database, which consists of over 600K elective knee and hip surgical procedures, and over 40K Mako circumstances from over 200 hospitals throughout the nation.
Dr. Borchard has decreased his Mako surgical procedure time by 21 minutes, or 15%, during the last three quarters and his sufferers’ size of keep (LOS) following simultaneous bi-lateral complete knee alternative surgical procedure averaged 37 hours in Q1 2021, which persistently outperforms Stryker’s benchmark common.
One-hundred % of Dr. Borchard’s sufferers proceed to be discharged to residence after surgical procedure. Moreover, none of his sufferers have been readmitted to Pioneers Medical Heart (PMC) after surgical procedure, which was measured at 30-days and 90-days post-operation and none of his sufferers have been admitted to PMC’s Emergency Room throughout the 90-day post-op window. Examine this to Stryker’s benchmark common of 30-day readmission common of 1.53%, a 90-day readmission common of two.00% and a 5.25% common Emergency Room admission.
Dr. Borchard continues to take care of zero orthopedic surgical website infections, which is monitored and documented from 90-days post-operation and reported to the Nationwide Healthcare Security Community (NHSN).
First quarter Stryker information additionally confirmed that previous to discharge, and after complete knee alternative, Dr. Borchard’s sufferers rank within the ninetieth percentile almost about distance walked and longest distance walked earlier than discharge along with his sufferers strolling a mean of 393 ft. on the day of surgical procedure and a mean of 579 ft. earlier than discharge. Stryker’s benchmarks for a similar time interval are 135 ft. and 277 ft., respectively.
Dr. Borchard’s sufferers demonstrated a sophisticated capability to bend the knee joint put up complete knee alternative, averaging 103 levels in comparison with Stryker’s benchmark common of 87 levels, which ranks above Stryker’s 75% percentile.
Josh Hardy, PT, DPT proprietor and Bodily Therapist at Monument Bodily Remedy in Grand Junction, attests to Dr. Borchard’s profitable affected person outcomes.
“I’ve routinely had Dr. Borchard’s sufferers eclipse 120 levels of flexion inside 2 weeks of their process. It has been really exceptional,” Hardy stated. “The quick period of time utilizing an assistive system coupled with speedy will increase in vary of movement finally permit the affected person to return to their desired actions extra rapidly. In our rural, mountain neighborhood meaning of us are in a position to get again to mountain climbing and biking, or farming and ranching extra quickly than beforehand attainable. I not too long ago had a affected person simply 8 weeks put up bilateral complete knee arthroplasty inform me that he was in a position to climb into his tractor to mow his hay discipline. I legitimately did not suppose that was attainable,“ he stated.
Dr. Borchard not solely performs complete knee, shoulder and hip joint alternative surgical procedure, however he additionally makes a speciality of complete knee arthroplasty revisions, and shoulder arthroscopic surgical procedure, together with rotator cuff repairs.
CAO has assembled an impressive orthopedic workforce, which performs a major position in offering wonderful affected person care. The Fellowship educated orthopedic workforce contains:Dr. Dan Ward, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with fellowship coaching in complete joint alternative surgical procedure of the hip and knee;Dr. Greg Martyak, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a fellowship in hand and higher extremities;Dr. Justin Grant, DO, CAQSM, a board-certified family physician with a fellowship in Sports activities Medication;Clinton Devin, M.D. a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with fellowship coaching in Complicated Backbone Reconstruction and Dr. Mark Purnell, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a fellowship in Sports activities Medication.
Colorado Superior Orthopedics, Sports activities Medication & Backbone is positioned in Meeker, Colorado. For extra info, please name (970) 878-9752.