Baptist Health Celebrates Helping Make Knee, Hip Pain History for More Than 2,000 Patients With Mako Surgery

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Baptist Health recently celebrated helping make knee and hip pain history for more than 2,000 patients thanks to Mako Smart Robotics joint replacement surgery. Baptist Health-Little Rock and Baptist Health-North Little Rock utilize the highly advanced surgical technology offering that transforms the way joint replacement surgery is performed. Baptist Health was the first health care system

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