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OrthoPediatrics Corp. Appoints Samuel D. Riccitelli to its Board of Directors
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OrthoPediatrics Corp. Appoints Samuel D. Riccitelli to its Board of Directors

WARSAW, Ind., Dec. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (NASDAQ:KIDS), a company exclusively focused on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, announced today the appointment of Samuel D. Riccitelli to its Board of Directors as an independent member, effective immediately. The appointment of Mr. Riccitelli brings the Company’s […]

Stimwave Appoints Industry Veteran Jim Surek as Chief Commercialization Officer and Adds Konstantin Slavin, M.D. to Medical Advisory Board
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Stimwave Appoints Industry Veteran Jim Surek as Chief Commercialization Officer and Adds Konstantin Slavin, M.D. to Medical Advisory Board

December 14, 2017 POMPANO BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stimwave LLC, a medical device manufacturer and independent research institute headquartered in South Florida, announced the appointment of Konstantin Slavin, M.D. to its medical board of advisors and the appointment of industry veteran Jim Surek to the position of chief commercialization officer. The expansion […]

Smith & Nephew Announce European Launch of Handheld Imaging Technology a New Era of Evidence-Based Decision Making in Wound Care
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Smith & Nephew Announce European Launch of Handheld Imaging Technology a New Era of Evidence-Based Decision Making in Wound Care

December 11, 2017 LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, today announces the European launch of MolecuLight i:XTM, the easy to use, handheld imaging device that instantly measures wound surface area and visualises the presence and distribution of potentially harmful bacteria in wounds.2,3 Currently wound […]

WishBone Medical Inc. Names Jean-Pierre Capdevielle as Chief Strategy Officer and Board Member
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WishBone Medical Inc. Names Jean-Pierre Capdevielle as Chief Strategy Officer and Board Member

Warsaw, Indiana, December 6, 2017 – WishBone Medical, Inc., a new pediatric orthopedic company in Warsaw, Indiana, announced that Jean-Pierre “JP” Capdevielle has taken on the role of Chief Strategy Officer.  Mr. Capdevielle has also been elected unanimously by the Board of Directors to serve as a Director for WishBone […]

In2Bones Announces FDA Clearance of the CoLink® View “See-Through” Plating System
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In2Bones Announces FDA Clearance of the CoLink® View “See-Through” Plating System

December 05, 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 an addition to its CoLink® Forefoot Bone Plating System used to stabilize bones during the post-surgical healing process. The addition will be marketed under the CoLink View brand […]

Scientists Race To Regrow Lost Knee Cartilage
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Scientists Race To Regrow Lost Knee Cartilage

Nov. 27, 2017 – By Kathleen Doheny/WebMD Health News  Bad knees sideline athletes and mere mortals alike.About 14 million Americans have osteoarthritis of the knees severe enough to cause pain and inflammation, according to the Arthritis Foundation, and more people are getting the condition — also known as OA — as they age. As the knee’s natural cushioning […]

Novastep adds airlockGO® to its cleanSTART® Delivery Platform
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Novastep adds airlockGO® to its cleanSTART® Delivery Platform

Orangeburg, NY, Nov. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novastep, Inc., and its affiliates (“Novastep” or the “Company”), a global medical technologies company specializing in the foot and ankle, has announced an expansion of their cleanSTART® Delivery Platform with the launch of their airlockGO® product line. The airlockGO® system combines Novastep’s UDI-compliant sterile […]

OrthoPediatrics Corp. to Highlight its Products at the 14th Annual International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium
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OrthoPediatrics Corp. to Highlight its Products at the 14th Annual International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium

WARSAW, Ind., Nov. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (NASDAQ:KIDS), a company exclusively focused on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, announced today that it is a Platinum sponsor of the 14th Annual International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium (IPOS), taking place November 28 to December 2, 2017 in Orlando, […]

MEDICA 2017 Proves to Propel TracPatch Wearable Technology into the Global Medical Arena
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MEDICA 2017 Proves to Propel TracPatch Wearable Technology into the Global Medical Arena

SACRAMENTO, CA (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 22, 2017 El Dorado Hills, CA, November 21st, 2017 Consensus Orthopedics Inc. introduced TracPatch™ at MEDICA 2017 to a phenomenal response. TracPatch asserted itself as the leading wearable device for total joint patient monitoring. Partnering with Wearable Technologies AG at MEDICA in Dusseldorf, Germany, TracPatch™ stole the show […]

EOS imaging to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference
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EOS imaging to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

November 20, 2017 PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–EOS imaging (Paris:EOSI) (Euronext, FR0011191766 – EOSI – Eligible PEA – SME), the pioneer of 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging, today announced that Marie Meynadier, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Event: 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare […]

Bioengineered Robotic Hand With Its Own Nervous System Will Sense Touch
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Bioengineered Robotic Hand With Its Own Nervous System Will Sense Touch

Credit: Florida Atlantic University BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The sense of touch is often taken for granted. For someone without a limb or hand, losing that sense of touch can be devastating. While highly sophisticated prostheses with complex moving fingers and joints are available to mimic almost every hand […]

IntraFuse Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for  FlexThread™ Fibula Pin System
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IntraFuse Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for FlexThread™ Fibula Pin System

LOGAN, Utah, November 1, 2017 – IntraFuse, a start-up medical device company focused on advanced surgical devices for improving outcomes for orthopaedic extremity procedures, announces that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its FlexThread™ Fibula Pin System. The IntraFuse FlexThread™ Fibula Pin System provides percutaneous fixation of distal fibula […]

Mortise Medical Receives FDA Clearance for  SyndesMetrics Syndesmosis Repair System
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Mortise Medical Receives FDA Clearance for SyndesMetrics Syndesmosis Repair System

LOGAN, Utah, November 14, 2017 – Mortise Medical, a start-up medical device company focused on advanced soft tissue repair systems for ankle injuries, announces that it has recently received FDA 510(k) clearance for its innovative SyndesMetricsÔ Syndesmosis Repair System. The Mortise Medical SyndesMetricsÔ Syndesmosis Repair System was developed to address […]

OrthoPediatrics Corp. to Start Distributing Bioretec Devices via Private Label
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OrthoPediatrics Corp. to Start Distributing Bioretec Devices via Private Label

WARSAW, Ind., Nov. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (NASDAQ:KIDS), a company exclusively focused on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, and Bioretec Ltd. (“Bioretec”), announced today that they have amended their existing distribution agreement in order for OrthoPediatrics to market and sell Bioretec’s unique, bioresorbable orthopaedic bone and soft-tissue […]