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IOT joins Stryker for Mako Lab in Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Sept. 14, 2019

The positioning precision achieved with PURIST is a perfect fit for the Mako and other advanced surgical technologies. Thanks to all who attended!


Innovative Orthopedic Technologies (IOT) team members shown in an INOV8 Surgical operating room, part of INOV8 Orthopedics. The facility uses our ARCH and MPXRAYCER products and is one of the leading surgery centers in the Houston, Texas area.

IOT team meets in Houston, tours INOV8 Surgical - July 11, 2019

The IOT team met in Houston, TX and toured Dr. Kreuzer’s new surgery center, INOV8 Surgical. The facility uses our ARCH Leg Positioning Systems and our MPXRAYCER tabletops for direct anterior hip replacement cases. Thanks for the tour Mona!


This week, world renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. Stefan Kreuzer opened his state of the art medical facility in TX-02. With the largest Operating Room in the Houston area, Dr. Kreuzer’s facility is leading the way in healthcare innovation in Houston and the Second District.  It’s great to see innovation occurring in the healthcare industry that will also contribute to economic growth in the area.

IOT Founder opens INOV8 Surgical in Houston, TX - June 14, 2019

Congratulations Dr. Stefan Kreuzer! Today is the grand opening of his new surgery center, INOV8 Surgical at Memorial City in Houston, TX. His family and Congressman Dan Crenshaw were there to celebrate the ribbon cutting.

Learn more about his practice here.


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New Product Release!

This tabletop accessory for anterior hip replacement improves surgical access and allows for full pelvic x-ray visualization. The product was officially released in the US at March 12, 2019 at the AAOS annual meeting. Learn more about this product here.


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Live Surgery using the ARCH Leg Positioning System

Dr. Stefan Kreuzer, IOT founder, teaches the anterior approach using patient specific implants and computer navigation at ICJR 2018 in Houston, TX.

Click the link below and scroll all the way down to view the video. Femoral exposure is shown at ~35:00, and final hip reduction is shown at ~1:02:00.

Direct Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) using Patient Specific Implants (PSI) and Computer Navigation


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New Study Confirms Merits of Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Procedure

“…patients treated with [Anterior Approach THR] reported less pain, consumed fewer narcotics, and reported better hip function. No statistical differences in complication rates were detected between [Anterior Approach THR] and [Posterior Approach THR].”

The Journal of Arthroplasty recently noted a study on the merits of anterior approach versus posterior approach hip replacement surgery. Read the full article: Does Surgical Approach Affect Outcomes in Total Hip Arthroplasty Through 90 Days of Follow-Up? A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis