OrthoSensor Knee Balancer

This technology was an Honorable Mention in the 2013 Create the Future Design Contest's Medical Category.The OrthoSensor Verasense System is an intelligent surgical device used during Total Knee Arthoplastic surgery to help the surgeon to balance and align the knee. The device uses a sensor to give the surgeon feedback on load on the knee as well as mechanical alignment of the patient's leg. The device uses RFI to communicate to the non-sterile field where a Graphic User Interface provide the information to the surgeon. The device is single-use, and it is used during surgery before implantation of the final device.