Eric Florkey displays an X-ray of Scott Bechtol after his surgery performed by Dr. Jon Dounchis, an orthopedic surgeon, who is used a robotic system, made by MAKO Surgical, that allows him to resurface the hip socket and then place a shell fitting of some nature so when the hip joint is put in, there is reduced likelihood of dislodging. Dounchis has been part of a study group for MAKO. The system also uses a CAT scan of the diseased hip so there is precise fit of the implant. Scott McIntyre/Staff

Eric Florkey displays an X-ray of Scott Bechtol after his surgery performed by Dr. Jon Dounchis, an orthopedic surgeon, who is used a robotic system, made by MAKO Surgical, that allows him to resurface the hip socket and then place a shell fitting of some nature so when the hip joint is put in, there is reduced likelihood of dislodging. Dounchis has been part of a study group for MAKO. The system also uses a CAT scan of the diseased hip so there is precise fit of the implant. Scott McIntyre/Staff

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