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Willamette Surgery Center First in Oregon to Receive Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement
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Willamette Surgery Center First in Oregon to Receive Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement

SALEM, Ore., Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Willamette Surgery Center, in partnership with Hope Orthopedics of Oregon, is the first facility in Oregon to receive advanced certification for outpatient total hip and total knee replacement. Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement from The Joint Commission focuses on all aspects of outpatient hip and knee replacement, from […]

AAOS approves diagnostic and treatment criteria for osteoarthritis of the hip
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AAOS approves diagnostic and treatment criteria for osteoarthritis of the hip

ROSEMONT, Ill., Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board of Directors approved new Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) for Management of Osteoarthritis of the Hip. The AAOS AUCs provide clinicians with algorithms on how to optimally treat an orthopaedic injury or condition, including hypothetical scenarios and possible treatments, […]

THINK Surgical, Inc. Receives CE Mark Approval for the TSolution One® Surgical System for Total Knee Arthroplasty
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THINK Surgical, Inc. Receives CE Mark Approval for the TSolution One® Surgical System for Total Knee Arthroplasty

FREMONT, Calif., Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — THINK Surgical Inc., a global medical device manufacturer of the only active robotic surgical system for orthopaedic surgery, announces that it has received CE Mark approval for the TSolution One® Surgical System, bringing active robotic precision to Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA). The TSolution One Surgical System […]

Next-Generation High-Definition Visualization System for Minimally Invasive Surgery Introduced by DePuy Synthes
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Next-Generation High-Definition Visualization System for Minimally Invasive Surgery Introduced by DePuy Synthes

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the PUREVUE™ Visualization System was unveiled at the Orthopaedic Summit 2017: Evolving Techniques. This new offering from DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies**, is a state-of-the-art imaging platform for minimally invasive endoscopic surgery. Approximately 18.6 million endoscopic procedures are […]

Amplitude Surgical: Commercial Launch of the ACLip®, an Innovation in (ACL) Reconstruction Knee Surgery
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Amplitude Surgical: Commercial Launch of the ACLip®, an Innovation in (ACL) Reconstruction Knee Surgery

December 04, 2017 VALENCE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Amplitude Surgical (ISIN: FR0012789667, Ticker: AMPLI, PEA-PME eligible) (Paris:AMPLI), a leading French player on the global surgical technology market for lower-limb orthopedics, announces the commercial launch of the AClip®, its innovation in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction knee surgery. Olivier Jallabert, Chairman and […]

Smith & Nephew’s NAVIO™ Surgical System launches the first robotics-assisted bi-cruciate retaining total knee replacement
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Smith & Nephew’s NAVIO™ Surgical System launches the first robotics-assisted bi-cruciate retaining total knee replacement

13 November 2017 Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, today announces completion of the world’s first robotics-assisted bi-cruciate retaining total knee replacement procedures. The NAVIO robotics-assisted surgical system aids in implanting the JOURNEY™ II XR (bi-cruciate retaining total knee system) which is one of the only total […]

Shoulder Arthroplasty Market – Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023
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Shoulder Arthroplasty Market – Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023

LONDON, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Shoulder Arthroplasty Market by Procedure (Partial Shoulder Arthroplasty, Total Shoulder Arthroplasty, and Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty), Device (Shoulder Arthroplasty Resurfacing Implants, Shoulder Arthroplasty Trauma Devices, and Shoulder Arthroplasty Platform Systems), Indication (Arthritis, Fracture/Dislocation, Rotator Cuff Tear Arthropathy, Hill Sachs Defect, and Other), and End User (Hospitals & […]

Medacta Announces FDA Clearance and First Surgeries Utilizing 3DMetalTM Tibial Cones for Knee Revision
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Medacta Announces FDA Clearance and First Surgeries Utilizing 3DMetalTM Tibial Cones for Knee Revision

November 03, 2017 CASTEL SAN PIETRO, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Family-owned orthopedics leader Medacta International today announced the first surgeries utilizing its recently FDA-cleared 3DMetalTM Tibial Cones for knee revision surgery. The 3DMetal Tibial Cones can be used for structural support in areas of bone deficiencies that may compromise revision implant fixation, and are […]

Corin completes Joint Venture Agreement with Ossis to deliver life-changing personalised reconstructive solutions
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Corin completes Joint Venture Agreement with Ossis to deliver life-changing personalised reconstructive solutions

Corin, a global orthopaedic manufacturer and leader in functional implant positioning has announced a joint venture agreement with Ossis, a New Zealand-based implant maker. With more than 15 years clinical history Ossis is one of the leaders in design and manufacturing of personalised solutions for complex revision surgery and tumour […]

Exactech Announces Successful First Revision Knee Replacement Surgery with Truliant® Instrumentation
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Exactech Announces Successful First Revision Knee Replacement Surgery with Truliant® Instrumentation

November 01, 2017 GAINESVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Exactech (Nasdaq: EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products and biologic solutions for extremities, knee and hip, is pleased to announce that the first revision knee surgery was performed using the company’s award-winning Truliant® instrumentation. Orthopaedic surgeons will have a chance to […]

Claris Reflex Launches to Provide 24/7 Coaching and Monitoring of TKR Patients at Home
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Claris Reflex Launches to Provide 24/7 Coaching and Monitoring of TKR Patients at Home

Washington, United States, (November 1st, 2017) – Today Claris Healthcare is launching Claris Reflex, a new medical device and patient monitoring system to help orthopedic practices across North America monitor the recovery of Total Knee Replacement (TKR) patients. Claris Reflex is the only system to offer continuous coaching at home, […]

Intellijoint Surgical Inc. Receives FDA Clearance for Revision THA with intellijoint HIP®
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Intellijoint Surgical Inc. Receives FDA Clearance for Revision THA with intellijoint HIP®

WATERLOO, ON, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Intellijoint Surgical®, a medical technology company, is pleased to announce that it has received FDA Clearance for revision Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) with its intellijoint HIP® System. A 3D Mini-Optical Navigation System, intellijoint HIP® provides surgeons with precise measurements for cup position, leg length and offset for THA. Requiring […]

OMNIlife science™, Inc. Announces First Clinical Evaluations of Revolutionary OMNIBotics® Active Spacer Robotic Tissue Balancing Device
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OMNIlife science™, Inc. Announces First Clinical Evaluations of Revolutionary OMNIBotics® Active Spacer Robotic Tissue Balancing Device

RAYNHAM, Mass., Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OMNIlife science, Inc. (“OMNI™”), a privately-held, established medical technology company targeting the $15 billion global hip and knee replacement device market, announced today that they have begun clinical evaluations of their exclusive OMNIBotics Active Spacer robotic tissue balancing device at three U.S. sites. This technology received 510(k) […]