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Pascale Davis, an internationally renowned expert on the spine market, joins Safe Orthopaedics as Global Head of Marketing
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Pascale Davis, an internationally renowned expert on the spine market, joins Safe Orthopaedics as Global Head of Marketing

April 24, 2017 ERAGNY-SUR-OISE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: SAFE ORTHOPAEDICS (Paris:SAFOR) (FR0012452746 – SAFOR), a company offering an innovative range of sterile implants combined with their single-use instruments for spinal surgery, is today announcing the appointment of Pascale Davis, an internationally renowned expert on the spine market, as Global Head of Marketing. […]

MiMedx to Present at the European Wound Management Association Annual Conference
Biologics

MiMedx to Present at the European Wound Management Association Annual Conference

MARIETTA, Ga., April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), the leading biopharmaceutical company developing and marketing regenerative biologics utilizing human placental tissue allografts and patent-protected processes for multiple sectors of healthcare, announced today Company’s participation in the European Wound Management Association (“EWMA”) 2017 Conference to be held […]

Bioventus Names David Varner Vice President of Marketing, Active Healing Therapies
Biologics

Bioventus Names David Varner Vice President of Marketing, Active Healing Therapies

April 24, 2017 DURHAM, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bioventus, a global leader in orthobiologic solutions, today announced it has named David Varner as Vice President of Marketing, Active Healing Therapies (AHT). Varner will be responsible for developing and executing global strategic marketing plans for the AHT business. He will also provide leadership to […]

Ziptek LLC Receives FDA Approval For ZipE®, the Innovative Knotless Tissue Repair Device
Regulatory Top Stories

Ziptek LLC Receives FDA Approval For ZipE®, the Innovative Knotless Tissue Repair Device

By PR Rocket on April 20, 2017 Ziptek LLC, founded by Sarasota-based orthopedic surgeon Dr. William Bennett M.D., is proud to announce its newly obtained FDA-approval for the ZipE® knotless tissue repair and attachment device. ZipE® is an absorbable button that moves down a suture, locking itself from moving backward […]

Zimmer Biomet Holdings to Present at 42nd Annual Deutsche Bank Securities Annual Health Care Conference
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Zimmer Biomet Holdings to Present at 42nd Annual Deutsche Bank Securities Annual Health Care Conference

WARSAW, Ind., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, today announced that it will be participating in the Deutsche Bank Securities 42nd Annual Health Care Conference at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.  Zimmer […]

DePuy Synthes Acquires Tissue Regeneration System’s 3D Printing Technologies to Treat Bone Defects
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DePuy Synthes Acquires Tissue Regeneration System’s 3D Printing Technologies to Treat Bone Defects

WEST CHESTER, Pa., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes Products, Inc., part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, has acquired 3D printing technology from Tissue Regeneration Systems, Inc. (TRS). The 3D printing methods developed by TRS will help enable DePuy Synthes to create patient-specific, bioresorbable implants with […]

Life Spine Announces AANS 2017 Attendance and Product Spotlights
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Life Spine Announces AANS 2017 Attendance and Product Spotlights

April 19, 2017 HUNTLEY, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Life Spine, a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spinal disorders, is pleased to announce its participation at the American Association of Neurosurgical Surgeons (AANS) Annual Meeting, April 22-26 in Los Angeles, CA, at Booth #1857. The […]

Shares of this surgical robot maker just jumped to an all-time high on better-than-expected earnings
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Shares of this surgical robot maker just jumped to an all-time high on better-than-expected earnings

By: Lauren Thomas | @laurenthomasx3 CNBC / Market Insider with Patti Domm Shares of Intuitive Surgical hit an all-time high Wednesday morning after the maker of the da Vinci surgery robot reported first-quarter earnings and sales that beat Street estimates. The California-based company said it had earnings per share of $5.09 on […]

Humana Brings Value-Based Orthopedic Specialty Care to Indiana and Kentucky
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Humana Brings Value-Based Orthopedic Specialty Care to Indiana and Kentucky

April 18, 2017 LOUISVILLE, Ky. & FORT WAYNE, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is teaming up with eight orthopedic specialty groups in Indiana and Kentucky on an orthopedic value-based care model for Humana Medicare Advantage members undergoing total hip or knee joint replacement procedures. Humana’s Total Joint Replacement Episode-Based Model […]