R & D

The Medical Robotics Technology Center (MRTC) at Carnegie Mellon University works with clinicians at Allegheny General Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC Presbyterian, and the Western Pennsylvania. Together, these teams address healthcare issues by applying innovative technologies in areas such as:

  • Medical Devices
  • Computer Assisted Surgery
  • Surgical Instrumentation
  • Bio-Microelectromechanical Systems (Bio- MEMS)
  • Computer Aided Image Analysis and Visualization
  • Bone Tissue Engineering
  • Robotics for Rehabilitation and Assisted Living