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Titan Medical Partners With Florida Hospital Nicholson Center for SPORT Feasibility and Validation Studies
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Titan Medical Partners With Florida Hospital Nicholson Center for SPORT Feasibility and Validation Studies

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – July 10, 2017) – Titan Medical Inc. (“Titan” or the “Company”) (TSX: TMD) (OTCQB: TITXF), a medical device company focused on the design, development and commercialization of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery (MIS), announces a collaboration with Florida Hospital Nicholson Center for feasibility and validation […]

Robot wars: knee surgery marks new battleground for companies
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Robot wars: knee surgery marks new battleground for companies

July 6, 2017 – By Paul Sandle and Ben Hirschler | Reuters  (Reuters) – The world’s top medical technology companies are turning to robots to help with complex knee surgery, promising quicker procedures and better results in operations that often leave patients dissatisfied. Demand for artificial replacement joints is growing fast, as baby boomers’ knees and […]

Smith & Nephew expands NAVIO™ Robotics-assisted surgery system into Total Knee replacements
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Smith & Nephew expands NAVIO™ Robotics-assisted surgery system into Total Knee replacements

LONDON, June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the launch of its NAVIO handheld robotics-assisted total knee arthroplasty (TKA) application. This expands the NAVIO platform to total knees, which comprise 80% of all knee replacement surgeries globally. The TKA application […]

Global $6.8 Billion Medical Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery Market, 2021 – Research and Markets
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Global $6.8 Billion Medical Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery Market, 2021 – Research and Markets

DUBLIN, June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Medical Robotics and Computer-assisted Surgery: The Global Market” report to their offering. The Global Surgical Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery Market is Expected to Increase from $4.0 Billion in 2016 to $6.8 Billion in 2021 at […]

MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center At Long Beach Memorial Now Offering Newest Technology In Total Knee Replacement
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MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center At Long Beach Memorial Now Offering Newest Technology In Total Knee Replacement

LONG BEACH, Calif., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center at Long Beach Memorial is the first hospital in Long Beach and North Orange County to offer Stryker’s robotic-arm assisted total knee application for use with its Mako System – and now has successfully performed its first […]

Titan Medical Completes Initial Formative Human Factors Studies for SPORT Robotic Surgical System
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Titan Medical Completes Initial Formative Human Factors Studies for SPORT Robotic Surgical System

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – May 17, 2017) – Titan Medical Inc. (TSX: TMD) (OTCQB: TITXF), a medical device company focused on the design and development of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery (MIS), announces completion of initial formative human factors studies for its SPORT single port robotic […]

Surgeons Perform World’s First-Ever Dual Robotic Surgery at Jerusalem’s Hadassah Hospital
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Surgeons Perform World’s First-Ever Dual Robotic Surgery at Jerusalem’s Hadassah Hospital

NEW YORK, April 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The world’s first-of-its-kind dual robotic surgery was performed on April 23 at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem in Jerusalem, announced  National President Ellen Hershkin of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. (HWZOA). The revolutionary dual robotic surgery assisted in the repair of a severe […]

Medrobotics® Corporation Flex® Robotic System Receives Best New Product Award at 2017 Edison Awards
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Medrobotics® Corporation Flex® Robotic System Receives Best New Product Award at 2017 Edison Awards

May 01, 2017 RAYNHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medrobotics Corp., a medical products company, announced today that its Flex®Robotic System received a Best New Product Award at the 2017 Edison Awards™. The Company’s rich history of innovation was recognized with a Bronze Award in the Surgical Tools category. The Edison Awards™ is an […]

Intuitive Surgical Receives CE Mark for Latest da Vinci® Robotic-Assisted Surgical System
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Intuitive Surgical Receives CE Mark for Latest da Vinci® Robotic-Assisted Surgical System

AUBONNE, Switzerland, April 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intuitive Surgical, a global technology leader in robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery, announced today that its new da Vinci X Surgical System received CE Mark approval in Europe. The da Vinci X System will provide surgeons and hospitals with access to some of […]

Sky Ridge Medical Center Acquires First Mazor X™ System in Ten-State Region
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Sky Ridge Medical Center Acquires First Mazor X™ System in Ten-State Region

LONE TREE, Colo., April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sky Ridge Medical Center acquired the first Mazor X™ system in Colorado and a ten-state region for spine surgery. The Sky Ridge Spine and Total Joint Center, a recipient of the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval, strives to improve patient outcomes with advanced technology and […]

Shares of this surgical robot maker just jumped to an all-time high on better-than-expected earnings
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Shares of this surgical robot maker just jumped to an all-time high on better-than-expected earnings

By: Lauren Thomas | @laurenthomasx3 CNBC / Market Insider with Patti Domm Shares of Intuitive Surgical hit an all-time high Wednesday morning after the maker of the da Vinci surgery robot reported first-quarter earnings and sales that beat Street estimates. The California-based company said it had earnings per share of $5.09 on […]