Taiwan Hospital Affiliation
Dr. Buechel operates in Taipei, Taiwan as a Visiting Professor at Taipei Medical University in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Buechel established the Robotic Joint Center at Taipei Postal Hospital, an affiliated hospital with Taipei Medical University with Professor Kenyoh Chen, MD, the Head of the hospital. Taipei Postal Hospital is currently the largest Mako™ Robotic Joint replacement volume hospital in all of Asia. This dedicated 40 bed orthopaedic hospital performs over 1,500 joint replacements annually with 4 orthopaedic surgeons Dr. Chen, Dr. Zeng, Dr. Huang and Dr. Buechel. The surgeries offered at Taipei Postal Hospital include Robotic Partial Knee Replacement, Robotic Total Knee Replacement, Robotic Total Hip Replacement, and manual knee and hip replacement. The surgeons at this hospital have all been trained by Dr. Buechel in Mako Robotic Knee and Hip Replacement, and over the last 3 years have all developed advanced skills using the Mako™ Robotic Joint Replacement system.