KUKA robotic arms for integration into medical devices
The world’s first robotic component certified for integration into a medical product is from KUKA Robotics. This LBR Med lightweight robot has a versatile range of capabilities including: ultrasound scanning, needle biopsy, suturing, and more.
As a robot manufacturer, KUKA provides the robotic technology to realize the potential of robotic medical systems.
Michael Otto, vice president of the healthcare & advanced robotics division at KUKA Roboter GmbH: “The robotic assistance systems developed in cooperation with our medical product manufacturers make us the leading supplier of technology for customers in the medical technology sector. With our application developments, we aim to make a major contribution to patient safety and also meet the high requirements of medical technology.”