Zimmer Biomet's Persona IQ knee implant debuted in October, and the technology has since expanded across six states.
Here is where the technology debuted and the surgeons pioneering it.
C. Kris Hanby, MD, performed the first smart knee replacement in Arkansas at Fayetteville-based Washington Regional Medical Center.
Denver-based Orthopedic Centers of Colorado added Zimmer Biomet's Persona IQ smart knee implant. Brian Larkin, MD, performed the first case.
Daniel Jones, MD, completed the first knee replacement with the Persona IQ smart implant in Florida on May 26.
In May, Jacob Sams, MD, performed the first smart total knee replacement in Illinois at Decatur Memorial Hospital
Yair Kissin, MD, performed the first smart knee implant in New Jersey at Hackensack Meridian Hackensack University Medical Center
Peter Sculco, MD, and Fred Cushner, MD, performed the first procedure using the Persona IQ smart knee implant at New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery.