There are many different reasons why a patient may need spine surgery. Disease, aging, and trauma are all common reasons that result in a patienting seeking out this medical option.

At the Institute for Robotic Surgery, our surgeons evaluate each patient on an individual basis to consider the best option. Many types of spine surgery such as discectomy, laminectomy, vertebroplasty, and spinal fusion can be performed on patients who do not respond well to non-surgical treatments.

With the assistance of robotic technology at the Institute for Robotic Surgery, surgeons are able to perform minimally-invasive spinal procedures with smaller incisions, improved accuracy, less risk for complications, and shorter hospital stays, leading to faster recovery time for patients returning to their active lifestyles faster.


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Mazor Robotics

Hudson Regional Hospital is proud to be the only Mazor Robotics partner in Hudson County. This cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technology has been scientifically proven to benefit surgical accuracy, patient outcomes and patient safety in various spine and orthopedic surgeries.

If you are suffering from back pain, joint pain, or a specific spine condition like disc herniation, degenerative disc disease, kyphosis or scoliosis, Mazor Robotics may be the solution for you.


  • Added Accuracy
  • 98.3% in spine surgeries
  • 1.5mm accuracy in screw placement

Mazor Robotics may help to improve the following procedures & conditions

  • Spine Biopsy
  • Reconstructive Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Vertebroplasty

da Vinci Xi Robotic Surgical System

The da Vinci Xi Robotic Surgical System is a valuable tool that allows our already extraordinary surgeons to perform at a higher level. Having advanced technology is critical to Hudson Regional Hospital’s patient-first philosophy – it enables our community to receive the best care available right in their backyard.


  • Lower complication rates
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Less blood loss
  • Less chance of a blood transfusion


  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Hysterectomy