How 5G technology is changing the field of medicine

"GMA" sponsor Verizon looks at how new 5G technology is transforming the field of medicine and improving surgical precision.
1:43 | 06/19/19

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Doctors using augmented reality for their for their patients and Verizon is leading the way for making this possible with cutting-edge 5g this is augmented reality like you've never seen it before. We're using augmented reality to improve surgical precision. Reporter: Doctors Chris Mori and Osama Choudhury with this. We no locker have to picture it but directly see how it will be in the patient themselves. Reporter: It's advanced technology that may impact the future of medicine made possible thanks to our sponsor Verizon who partnered with them to power 5g. It is a technology that has high speeds and high bandwidth and medicine is a field that consumes a ton of data. Technology like this will allow us to get into the hands of doctors and patients more reliably every day. It can help some people sometimes, it's worth dealing. Reporter: Innovate now personal after his mother was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer six months ago? Your diagnosis of cancer was to me the most attention to detail can save you. It will revolutionalize medicine, no doubt. Reporter: Thanks to 5g, the possibilities are endless. This is just the beginning of this. These are the formative years of all of these technologies.

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