Category Archives: Surgery

PrecisionOS Unveils Resident Advisory Board:   Future Surgeons Contribute to Education of the Future 

PrecisionOS®, a clinically tested virtual reality surgical training platform, has announced 8 new members to its Resident Advisory Board comprised of distinguished surgical residents from universities across the globe.   

PrecisionOS Partners with Siemens Healthineers for VR-based Surgical Training Development 

PrecisionOS® is now offering immersive virtual reality (VR) training in partnership with Siemens Healthineers. The module helps surgeons and technicians to practice the use of Siemens Healthineers’ mobile 3D C-arm Cios Spin for intraoperative quality control and surgical workflow guidance.

PrecisionOS Expands into General Surgery: Teams up with Medtronic Saudi Arabia to Launch VR Training for Soft Tissue Procedures on Meta Quest  

PrecisionOS® has expanded its virtual reality (VR) training offerings into general surgery, teaming up with Medtronic Saudi Arabia. The company, a leading provider of surgeon education, is offering training for this complex soft tissue surgery on a portable VR solution, the Meta Quest. 

PrecisionOS and ISHA Partner to Bring VR Training for Hip Surgery to the Global Stage    

PrecisionOS®, a leading provider of surgeon education, today announced a strategic partnership with ISHA – The Hip Preservation Society, a premiere international society for education and research in arthroscopic hip surgery, hip preservation and hip rehabilitation with over 600 international members from surgical and rehabilitation disciplines. The partnership will help surgeons worldwide gain access to virtual reality (VR) hip surgery training, vastly improving outcomes for patients. 

PrecisionOS Adds Tech Start-up Guru Sue Bohle as Public Relations Counsel   

The Bohle Company has for more than 40 years specialized in helping entrepreneurial technology-based start-ups. The Bohle Company was Microsoft’s first PR agency and Bohle worked directly with Bill Gates and Steve Balmer to establish MS-DOS as the dominant operating system for the 16 Bit PC. She also launched and handled PR for both Epson America and Packard Bell.

Medical Sales College Now Offering PrecisionOS VR Training for Orthopedic Surgery 

Medical Sales College is now offering PrecisionOS® Virtual Reality (VR) training modules for orthopedic surgery procedures to young professionals interested in a career in medical device sales. 

Scientific Evidence Mounts in Support of PrecisionOS VR Surgery Training; Platform Meets Validation Requirements on All 5 Industry Standard Benchmarks

PrecisionOS’ immersive virtual reality (VR) platform has achieved all five industry benchmarks cited by simulation experts for validation of training through multiple, independent, randomized controlled trials published in major medical journals.

World-renowned UC Professor Richard E. Mayer Joins PrecisionOS Scientific Advisory Board  

Richard Mayer

PrecisionOS, has retained Richard E. Mayer, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, to join the company’s Scientific Advisory Board.  Dr. Mayer will provide advice concerning scientifically based instructional design for the company’s virtual reality (VR) training modules for surgeons. 

PrecisionOS Appoints Six Distinguished Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Sports Medicine to Clinical Advisory Board

PrecisionOS Appoints Six Distinguished Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Sports Medicine to Clinical Advisory Board

All six surgeons are highly-respected in their area of expertise and have either served, or are currently serving, on numerous prestigious organizations and committees in the sports medicine area.

PrecisionOS Appoints Six Prominent Shoulder Orthopedic Surgeons to Clinical Advisory Board 

The six surgeons are all highly-respected in the orthopedic community and have either served, or are currently serving, on numerous prestigious organization boards and committees. All six have published extensively, as well as lectured to national and international audiences on their respective areas of expertise while being educators to hundreds of residents and fellows.