Dr. Leopold of Lakes Regional Healthcare 
Dr. John Leupold  is an orthopedic surgeon at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. He spoke to the club about an innovative technology for robotic-assisted Orthopedic Surgery.  Lakes Regional Healthcare is the only hospital in northwest Iowa, southwest Minnesota and southeast South Dakota to offer this for knee replacement surgery which helps to accurately align  and place implants. The "Mako" robotic procedure is minimally invasive and precise allowing for minimal hospitalization and rapid recovery.