AR/VR Orthopedic Surgery

MicroPort and Osso VR Partner on Hip and Knee Surgery Training

Released on August 10, 2020

Earlier this year, Medgadget reported on how Osso VR, a virtual reality (VR) surgical training and assessment platform, has prioritized expanding […]

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AR/VR MedTech Wearables

eSight 4 bolsters the sight-enhancing wearable’s displays and design

Released on July 28, 2020

Although the wearable headset market focuses largely on virtual and augmented reality, some of the screen, camera, and form factor innovations […]

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AR/VR Orthopedic Surgery

Mayo Clinic performs first shoulder arthroplasty with Wright Medical mixed reality tech

Released on July 16, 2020

Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) today announced the first shoulder arthroplasty procedure performed using its Blueprint mixed reality technology. Dr. Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo performed the […]

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AR/VR Funding Surgery

Augmedics employees lead $15 million Series B funding round

Released on June 17, 2020

Augmedics, a developer of augmented reality surgical image guidance tools, raised $15 million in Series B funding, led by its U.S. staff. […]

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AR/VR Digital Health MedTech

Computer vision app supports skin imaging technology in cancer self-examinations

Released on June 17, 2020

Miiskin has introduced automatic skin imaging, available in a consumer app, which will enable people to take full-body photographs of their […]

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AR/VR Spine Surgery

Johns Hopkins surgeons perform spinal fusion using xvision augmented reality guidance

Released on June 15, 2020

Augmedics has announced that its xvision Spine System (XVS), augmented reality guidance system has been successfully used for the first time […]

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AR/VR Imaging Ophthalmology

Ocutrx 8K 3D Eye Surgery Imaging System Unveiled

Released on June 9, 2020

Ocutrx, an augmented reality (AR) start-up based in Irvine, California, is releasing an ophthalmology visualization system designed to make it easier […]

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AR/VR Imaging Spine

Study suggests augmented reality could be widely applied in spinal surgery

Released on June 5, 2020

Microscope-based augmented reality (AR) can be applied successfully to various kinds of spinal procedures, and improves anatomical orientation during surgery, as […]

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AR/VR MedTech Surgery

Osso VR taps movie and game vets for cinema-quality surgical training

Released on June 2, 2020

Over the past two years, the health care industry has been one of the largest adopters of mixed reality technologies, using […]

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AR/VR MedTech

Augmented reality hits economic reality in the case of Magic Leap

Released on April 25, 2020

Magic Leap just announced its intention to focus on the enterprise market, after years of branding itself as a consumer device company. […]

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AR/VR Funding Neuro

XRHealth raises $7M to expand its VR telehealth platform

Released on April 23, 2020

XRHealth, a virtual reality health application and services startup, has raised $7 million in a new funding round. The raise comes […]

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AR/VR Orthopedic Surgery

J&J rolling out VR headsets to train surgeons

Released on February 18, 2020

The company plans to start in April with between 150 and 200 Oculus Quest headsets that its sales reps will distribute […]

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