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Hip Innovation Technology Initiates Clinical Trial of its Novel Hip Replacement System for the Treatment of Total Hip Arthroplasty
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Hip Innovation Technology Initiates Clinical Trial of its Novel Hip Replacement System for the Treatment of Total Hip Arthroplasty

BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hip Innovation Technology, LLC (HIT), a medical device company developing innovative orthopedic device solutions to advance the quality of life and quality of care for patients, today announces the initiation of a Multi-Center Prospective Study in Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for its lead hip replacement […]

FH Orthopedics, Inc. announces successful initial implantations of the Arrow® Prime Dual-Platform Total Shoulder System in the U.S.
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FH Orthopedics, Inc. announces successful initial implantations of the Arrow® Prime Dual-Platform Total Shoulder System in the U.S.

(PR NewsChannel) / August 8, 2017 / CHICAGO FH Orthopedics, Inc. (FH Inc.), a designer and manufacturer of sports medicine, trauma and joint reconstruction products, announced today the successful first total shoulder arthroplasty using the novel Arrow®Prime cementless glenoid baseplate.  Supported by 14 years of successful clinical history, Arrow®Prime offers […]

DePuy Synthes Announces Exclusive Co-Marketing Agreement With Medical Enterprises Distribution, LLC To Further Transform Hip Replacement
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DePuy Synthes Announces Exclusive Co-Marketing Agreement With Medical Enterprises Distribution, LLC To Further Transform Hip Replacement

WARSAW, Ind., Aug. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes* has announced an exclusive agreement with Medical Enterprises Distribution, LLC to co-market the ME1000™ Surgical Impactor for use in Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA). The ME1000 is designed to replace the handheld mallet used in THA. The ME1000 delivers constant, stable energy that is […]

OrthoPediatrics Corp. Launches New Pediatric Specific Clavicle Plates
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OrthoPediatrics Corp. Launches New Pediatric Specific Clavicle Plates

WARSAW, INDIANA (PRWEB) AUGUST 04, 2017 OrthoPediatrics Corp. is pleased to announce the launch of the PediFrag™ Pediatric Specific Clavicle Plate. This innovative new plate is specifically designed for treating mid-shaft clavicle fractures in young patients. The OP Clavicle Plates are unique due to their pre-contoured shape. This curvature was derived […]

OrthAlign, Inc. Announces Distribution Partnership with Ortosistemas S.A. and First KneeAlign Cases for TKA in Panama
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OrthAlign, Inc. Announces Distribution Partnership with Ortosistemas S.A. and First KneeAlign Cases for TKA in Panama

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA (PRWEB) JULY 31, 2017 OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S.-based medical device and technology company providing orthopedic surgeons with advanced precision technologies, announced today a distribution partnership with Ortosistemas S.A. and the first set of KneeAlign® cases successfully completed for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in the country of […]

Antibiotic-Releasing Polymer May Help Eradicate Joint Implant Infection
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Antibiotic-Releasing Polymer May Help Eradicate Joint Implant Infection

July 19, 2017 – Source: Massachusetts General Hospital In the new approach to treating prosthetic joint infection, developed by Massachusetts General Hospital investigators, the infected prosthesis and affected tissue are removed and the new prosthesis, incorporating an antibody-releasing polymer, is implanted in a single procedure. The antibiotic — in this example […]

PathPartner Technology Contributes to Arthromeda’s Successful Preclinical Study of Arthrosight-PS™ Hip Alignment Navigation System
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PathPartner Technology Contributes to Arthromeda’s Successful Preclinical Study of Arthrosight-PS™ Hip Alignment Navigation System

FREMONT, CA–(Marketwired – July 19, 2017) – PathPartner Technology Inc., a technology enabler in developing intelligent systems, announces a successful cadaveric study of Arthromeda’s (www.arthromeda.com) innovative patient-specific hip alignment navigation product, Arthrosight-PS™. In a recent press release, Arthromeda Inc., a developer of intelligent orthopedic navigation systems, announced the successful completion of […]

CMS proposes Medicare coverage for outpatient joint replacements, changes to SNF 3-day stay rule
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CMS proposes Medicare coverage for outpatient joint replacements, changes to SNF 3-day stay rule

Emily Mongan, Staff Writer/July 17, 2017 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released two proposals last week that may change where beneficiaries receive joint replacements, and how accountable care organizations deal with the agency’s three-day stay rule waiver. The first proposal, contained within a proposed rule concerning hospital outpatient prospective […]

OrthAlign, Inc. Announces First KneeAlign Cases for Total Knee Arthroplasty in Hong Kong
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OrthAlign, Inc. Announces First KneeAlign Cases for Total Knee Arthroplasty in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (PRWEB) JULY 19, 2017 OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S.-based medical device and technology company providing orthopedic surgeons with advanced precision technologies, announced today the first KneeAlign® cases completed for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in Hong Kong. These cases were completed by Hong Kong-based orthopaedic surgeon Professor Kevin K.W. […]

Paxeon Reconstruction Adds the Genius Knee to its Disruptive Savings Model After Receiving FDA Clearance
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Paxeon Reconstruction Adds the Genius Knee to its Disruptive Savings Model After Receiving FDA Clearance

Paxeon Reconstruction, a manufacturer of best-in-class orthopedic products including derivative and emerging products, announces that has received full clearance to introduce the Genius Knee to the marketplace. In today’s orthopedic environment, it is important that companies not only provide quality products but also financially beneficial products. With that in mind, […]

Paxeon Reconstruction Announces Successful 12-Month Clinical Follow Up and A Unique Value Solutions Program That Has Produced Over $1.3m in Savings
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Paxeon Reconstruction Announces Successful 12-Month Clinical Follow Up and A Unique Value Solutions Program That Has Produced Over $1.3m in Savings

Paxeon Reconstruction, a manufacturer of best-in-class orthopedic products including derivative and emerging products, announces successful 12-month clinical data utilizing its Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) system. Paxeon has partnered with some of the top Orthopedic Surgeons in the country and the results of the follow-up has shown Paxeon products to be […]