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Leader of Johnson & Johnson 3D Printing Center of Excellence Outlines Advantages of Customized Knee Implants
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Leader of Johnson & Johnson 3D Printing Center of Excellence Outlines Advantages of Customized Knee Implants

Photo: ConforMIS 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Facility; Wilmington, MA BILLERICA, Mass., Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ConforMIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFMS), a medical technology company that offers joint replacement implants customized to fit each patient’s unique anatomy, today announced that, while the industry has begun to acknowledge the value of […]

Anika Announces Regulatory Approval for MONOVISC® in Australia
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Anika Announces Regulatory Approval for MONOVISC® in Australia

October 16, 2017 BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Anika Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIK), a global, integrated orthopedics medicines company specializing in therapeutics based on its proprietary hyaluronic acid (“HA”) technology, today announced that regulatory authorities in Australia granted approval to MONOVISC®, Anika’s single injection viscosupplement for the treatment of pain associated with osteoarthritis of all […]

Stryker Receives FDA Clearance for Cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon® Tritanium®
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Stryker Receives FDA Clearance for Cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon® Tritanium®

MAHWAH, N.J., Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Stryker’s Joint Replacement division today announced that its cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon Tritanium has received 510(k) market clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Triathlon Tritanium combines the kinematics of Stryker’s market leading Triathlon knee implant with the latest in highly porous […]

Medicrea Reports Third Quarter 2017 Sales
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Medicrea Reports Third Quarter 2017 Sales

October 12, 2017 LYON, France & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Medicrea Group (Euronext Growth Paris: FR0004178572 – ALMED), pioneering the convergence of healthcare IT and next-generation, outcome-centered device design and manufacturing with UNiD™ ASI technology, publishes its sales for the 3rd quarter ended September 30, 2017. € millions 2016 2017 Change Q3 […]

OrthoPediatrics Corp. (Nasdaq: KIDS) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of Its IPO
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OrthoPediatrics Corp. (Nasdaq: KIDS) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of Its IPO

ADVISORY, Oct. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) What: OrthoPediatrics Corp. (Nasdaq:KIDS), the only orthopedic company focused exclusively on providing a comprehensive product offering to the pediatric orthopedic market to improve the lives of children with orthopedic conditions, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering […]

Medacta Makes the MiniMAX™ Hip Stem Available to U.S. Surgeons Following Successful First Stateside Surgery
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Medacta Makes the MiniMAX™ Hip Stem Available to U.S. Surgeons Following Successful First Stateside Surgery

October 12, 2017 CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Orthopedics leader Medacta International today announced the introduction of the MiniMAX Hip System into its U.S. product portfolio. The MiniMAX is an anatomical cementless stem that is engineered to provide enhanced fit and fill in the metaphyseal femur by following the natural shape of the femoral […]

Exactech Comments on Impact of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey; Adjusts Q3 Earnings Guidance and Announces Q3 Earnings Call
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Exactech Comments on Impact of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey; Adjusts Q3 Earnings Guidance and Announces Q3 Earnings Call

October 12, 2017 GAINESVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Exactech, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products and biologic solutions for extremities, knee and hip, said today it is adjusting guidance for the third quarter of 2017 as a result of the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. CEO […]

NuVasive Receives Expanded FDA 510(k) Clearance For Innovative Magnetic Limb Lengthening Technology
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NuVasive Receives Expanded FDA 510(k) Clearance For Innovative Magnetic Limb Lengthening Technology

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally-integrated solutions, today announced that it has received expanded 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Company’s PRECICE® system from NuVasive Specialized Orthopedics™ […]

New System Designed to Enhance Implant Fixation for Hip Fracture Patients with Poor Bone Quality Launches in the U.S.
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New System Designed to Enhance Implant Fixation for Hip Fracture Patients with Poor Bone Quality Launches in the U.S.

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today DePuy Synthes* announced the U.S. launch of the new TFNA Augmentation System, the first and only polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cement with specific trauma device indications, offered exclusively for use with the TFNA System. The TFNA Augmentation System is used to address the needs of patients […]

Anika to Issue Third-Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Business Highlights on Wednesday, October 25
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Anika to Issue Third-Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Business Highlights on Wednesday, October 25

October 11, 2017 BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Anika Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIK) today announced that the Company plans to issue its third-quarter 2017 financial results after the close of the market on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 and to hold a conference call the next day, Thursday, October 26, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. ET […]

DePuy Synthes Launches The First 3D Simulation Assisted Orthopaedic External Circular Fixation Device
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DePuy Synthes Launches The First 3D Simulation Assisted Orthopaedic External Circular Fixation Device

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes* is launching the MAXFRAME™ Multi-Axial Correction System, an external circular fixation device used to gradually correct bone or soft tissue deformities in the arm, leg, foot or ankle. The MAXFRAME System’s unique 3D planning software helps improve accuracy of the deformity correction plan, which […]

Wright Medical Group N.V. to Host Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
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Wright Medical Group N.V. to Host Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wright Medical Group N.V. (NASDAQ:WMGI) today announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at 3:30 p.m. Central Time to discuss the company’s operating results for its third quarter ended September 24, 2017.  Operating results will be released at 3:00 p.m. Central Time that day. The […]

Implanet: 20% Increase in Revenue In Q3 2017
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Implanet: 20% Increase in Revenue In Q3 2017

October 10, 2017 BORDEAUX, France & BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: IMPLANET (Paris:IMPL) (OTCQX:IMPZY) (Euronext Growth: ALIMP, FR0010458729, PEA-PME eligible), a medical technology company specializing in vertebral and knee-surgery implants, today announces its sales for the third quarter and first nine months to September 30, 2017. Ludovic Lastennet, CEO of Implanet, says: […]

Globus Medical Announces First Spine Surgeries Using ExcelsiusGPS™
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Globus Medical Announces First Spine Surgeries Using ExcelsiusGPS™

AUDUBON, Pa., Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Globus Medical, Inc. (NYSE:GMED), a leading musculoskeletal solutions company, today announced the first spine surgeries using ExcelsiusGPS™, a revolutionary robotic guidance and navigation system. Surgeries using ExcelsiusGPS™ were performed last week at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland and St. Mark’s […]