Extremities

Nextremity Solutions, Inc. Announces Limited Release of the PiroVue™ Gastrocnemius Recession System
Extremities

Nextremity Solutions, Inc. Announces Limited Release of the PiroVue™ Gastrocnemius Recession System

WARSAW, Ind., Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Nextremity Solutions, Inc., a strategic commercialization organization with a focus on the musculoskeletal space, located in “The Orthopedic Capital of the World” Warsaw, IN, has announced the limited release of its newest product, the PiroVueTM Gastrocnemius Recession System for the treatment of equinus deformities in patients. According […]

In2Bones USA Announces FDA Clearance on Two Key Implant Systems
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In2Bones USA Announces FDA Clearance on Two Key Implant Systems

August 08, 2017 MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In2Bones Global, Inc. today announced that its In2Bones USA, LLC subsidiary has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its new Fracture and Correction System. The System will be marketed under the 5MS™ Fracture Repair System and the CoLag™ Locking Compression Screw System brand names. The 5MS Fracture […]

Lane Hale Named President & CEO of ECA Medical Instruments
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Lane Hale Named President & CEO of ECA Medical Instruments

Thousand Oaks, CA – ECA Medical Instruments, the leading designer and manufacturer of single-procedure torque-limiting and fixed-driver surgical instruments and procedural kits for the medical industry and surgeons worldwide, has named Mr. Lane Hale as President & Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors tapped Mr. Hale to build upon the […]

Orthofix to Present at Canaccord Genuity Annual Growth Conference
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Orthofix to Present at Canaccord Genuity Annual Growth Conference

August 04, 2017 LEWISVILLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX), a diversified, global medical device company, today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Brad Mason will present at the Canaccord Genuity 37th Annual Growth Conference in Boston, MA on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. ET. A live audio webcast […]

MiMedx Initiates Phase 3 Plantar Fasciitis Clinical Trial
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MiMedx Initiates Phase 3 Plantar Fasciitis Clinical Trial

MARIETTA, Ga., Aug. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), the leading biopharmaceutical company developing and marketing regenerative and therapeutic biologics utilizing human placental tissue allografts with patent-protected processes for multiple sectors of healthcare, announced today that the Company has initiated its Phase 3 Plantar Fasciitis clinical study. The Company submitted […]

Paragon 28® announces launch of JAWS™ Nitinol Staple System to address fracture and osteotomy fixation of the foot
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Paragon 28® announces launch of JAWS™ Nitinol Staple System to address fracture and osteotomy fixation of the foot

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Since its inception, Paragon 28 has obsessed over every aspect of foot and ankle surgery. Committed to creating tailored solutions to improve surgical outcomes, Paragon 28 has launched innovative products and instrumentation to help streamline medical procedures, allow surgeons flexibility in technique and approach, and […]

Paragon 28® expands innovative product portfolio with the launch of the PROMO™ Triplanar Hallux Valgus Correction System
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Paragon 28® expands innovative product portfolio with the launch of the PROMO™ Triplanar Hallux Valgus Correction System

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Since its inception, Paragon 28 has obsessed over every aspect of foot and ankle surgery. Committed to creating tailored solutions to improve surgical outcomes, Paragon 28® has launched innovative products and instrumentation that help to streamline procedures, allow surgeons flexibility in technique and approach, and facilitate […]

Orthopaedic surgeons warn parents and young children about the dangers of trampolines
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Orthopaedic surgeons warn parents and young children about the dangers of trampolines

ROSEMONT, Ill., July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — During the summer months, many children are drawn to indoor and outdoor trampolines for fun and physical activity. And yet, trampolines can be extremely dangerous, especially for children under age 6. In 2015, there were more than 295,000 medically treated trampoline injuries in the […]

PuraPly™ Antimicrobial Named One of Top 10 Innovations in Podiatry
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PuraPly™ Antimicrobial Named One of Top 10 Innovations in Podiatry

CANTON, Mass., July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — PuraPlyTM Antimicrobial (PuraPlyTM AM), an FDA 510(k)-cleared wound management product from Organogenesis Inc., has been named one of the “Top 10 Innovations in Podiatry” by Podiatry Today, an award-winning publication that covers the latest developments in podiatric medicine. PuraPly AM was selected as a top innovation for 2017 for […]

Wright Medical Group N.V. Highlights New Innovations at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) 2017 Annual Meeting
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Wright Medical Group N.V. Highlights New Innovations at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) 2017 Annual Meeting

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , July 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wright Medical Group N.V. (NASDAQ:WMGI) today announced that it will highlight new innovations at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) 2017 Annual Meeting taking place at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington from July 12-15, 2017. […]

Active Implants Appoints Charles W. Federico and Gary D. Henley to Board
Extremities Sports Medicine

Active Implants Appoints Charles W. Federico and Gary D. Henley to Board

July 12, 2017 MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Active Implants, a company that develops orthopedic implant solutions, today announced the appointments of orthopedic and sports medicine industry veterans Charles W. Federico and Gary D. Henley to its board of managers. “Both Charlie and Gary are respected leaders with long-term success in medical and […]

ECA Medical Instruments Sees Major Gains & Market Adoption Of New Sterile-Packed, Disposable Instrument Kits for Orthopaedics
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ECA Medical Instruments Sees Major Gains & Market Adoption Of New Sterile-Packed, Disposable Instrument Kits for Orthopaedics

July 12, 2017 Thousand Oaks, CA.—ECA Medical Instruments, the leading designer and manufacturer of single-procedure torque-limiting and fixed-driver surgical instruments and procedural kits for the medical industry and surgeons worldwide, has designed and produced sterile-packed, surgery ready disposable instrument kits for a wide range of trauma and extremity implants used […]