FDA Approves Augmedics’ AR System For Spinal Surgery

FDA Approves Augmedics’ AR System For Spinal Surgery 3rockAR Advertising

Augmedics Inc., a Chicago-based startup focused on augmented reality (AR) applications in health care, received 510(k) clearance from U.S. FDA for its Xvision Spine system, an AR headset for surgical procedure. More surgeons are donning headsets as a growing number of augmented reality systems are approved for surgical planning and procedures. For example, Philips has debuted its own AR […]

Microsoft HoloLens might one day assist in spine surgeries

Microsoft HoloLens becomes an AR assistant for spinal surgery 3RockAR

Microsoft HoloLens may find its way into operating rooms of the future, as medical technology firm Scopis has created the first mixed-reality interface for surgeons on the high-powered augmented reality headset. Designed primarily for open and minimally invasive spinal surgery, Scopis’ AR-powered tech claims to improve the accuracy and speed of surgeons wearing the HoloLens […]

Augmented Reality In Healthcare Industry

Augmented Reality In Healthcare Industry

The medical vertical has one of the most important and practical applications of AR and VR such as helping doctors to conduct surgeries effectively, improving fitness, and teaching complex subjects to medical students. According to a recent study from IndustryARC, the global market value of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality was around $1.2 Billion in […]