Received: 10 July 2019
Accepted: 24 July 2019
First Online: 8 August 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: Authors SLG, NC and CL are salaried employees (with stock options) of Globus Medical, Inc. The Excelsius GPS™ robot described in this manuscript is manufactured by Globus Medical, Inc., (GMI) where authors SLG, NC and CL are employees. Authors CAB, RP, and FB have no conflicts of interest.