Extremities

Paragon 28® launches robust Charcot and midfoot reconstruction system designed to address deformities of the medial column – Gorilla® Medial Column Plating System
Extremities

Paragon 28® launches robust Charcot and midfoot reconstruction system designed to address deformities of the medial column – Gorilla® Medial Column Plating System

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 22, 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 […]

Bioness Announces First European Implants for StimRouter Neuromodulation System
Extremities Neuro

Bioness Announces First European Implants for StimRouter Neuromodulation System

VALENCIA, Calif., Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bioness, Inc., the leading provider of cutting edge, clinically supported rehabilitation therapies, today announced the first series of successful StimRouter Neuromodulation System implantations in Europe at Radboud University Medical Center (Nijmegen, Netherlands), South Victoria University (Cork, Ireland), and Kliniek Park Leopold Chirec (Brussels, Belgium). […]

Medacta Enters Shoulder Surgery Market with Successful First Surgery Using its Medacta Shoulder System
Extremities

Medacta Enters Shoulder Surgery Market with Successful First Surgery Using its Medacta Shoulder System

February 16, 2017 CASTEL SAN PIETRO, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Building on its success in the hip, knee and spine product areas, family-owned orthopedics leader Medacta International is expanding into the shoulder arthroplasty market. The company today announced the completion of the first surgery utilizing its Medacta Shoulder System, performed by Professor Ralph […]

Osteosynthesis Devices Market is Expected to Reach a Value of USD 9.9 Billion by 2024
Extremities Financial Spine

Osteosynthesis Devices Market is Expected to Reach a Value of USD 9.9 Billion by 2024

FEBRUARY 15, 2017 – BY RAHUL JADHAV The osteosynthesis devices market size is expected to reach a value of USD 9.9 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The worldwide prevalence of conditions like osteoporosis and osteomalacia, coupled with heavily occurring road traffic injuries/accidents and sporting […]

Hospital For Special Surgery Collaborates With Stamford Health
Extremities Sports Medicine Top Stories

Hospital For Special Surgery Collaborates With Stamford Health

STAMFORD, Conn. — Stamford Health and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) formally announced a collaboration to create the premier center for advanced orthopedic care serving Connecticut and New England. HSS Orthopedics at Stamford Health will provide a level of inpatient and ambulatory care unrivaled in the region. Under the collaboration, […]

Zimmer Biomet Announces the International Release of the Innovative Subchondroplasty® Procedure
Extremities Sports Medicine

Zimmer Biomet Announces the International Release of the Innovative Subchondroplasty® Procedure

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, announced today the international release of the Subchondroplasty® (SCP®) Procedure.  The Company received CE Mark approval for the commercialization of its SCP Procedure to facilitate distribution in the European Union (EU) and other countries that recognize the […]

Breakthrough Medical Imaging Solution Micro C™ Banks Additional $700k Seed Funding
Extremities

Breakthrough Medical Imaging Solution Micro C™ Banks Additional $700k Seed Funding

SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, UNITED STATES, February 3, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — As Micro C™ targets the high growth market of surgeries of the extremities, Greg Kolovich MD/MPH and Chief Medical Officer, Evan Ruff, CEO, and Kirby Sisk, COO are leveraging the additional funding to complete Q2 2017 Micro C™ milestones: prototype build, […]

Flower Orthopedics Launches FlowerAdvantage, an Ambulatory Surgery Center Efficiency and Savings Partnership
Extremities Financial

Flower Orthopedics Launches FlowerAdvantage, an Ambulatory Surgery Center Efficiency and Savings Partnership

HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Flower Orthopedics, the leader in Ready-For-Surgery™ extremity implant systems, announces the release of its FlowerAdvantage™ Program, a multi-level initiative designed to reduce the costs of providing care in the ambulatory surgery center setting.  “The FlowerAdvantage™ Program has four pillars that generate costs savings and positively impact the operations […]

Trice Medical, Inc. and Pacific Medical, Inc. announces multi-state distribution agreement.
Extremities Sports Medicine

Trice Medical, Inc. and Pacific Medical, Inc. announces multi-state distribution agreement.

2/2/2017 King of Prussia, PA., and Tracy, CA.. – reported today on the completion of a distribution agreement with Pacific Medical, Inc., a distributor of durable medical equipment in the United States who specializes in orthopedic, rehabilitation, surgery and sports medicine. Pacific Medical will be responsible for the promotion and […]

Vericel Announces First MACI Implant in the United States for the Treatment of Symptomatic Cartilage Defects of the Knee
Extremities

Vericel Announces First MACI Implant in the United States for the Treatment of Symptomatic Cartilage Defects of the Knee

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL), a leading developer of expanded autologous cell therapies for the treatment of patients with serious diseases and conditions, today announced the first implant of MACI®(autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane) in the United States for the repair of […]