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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 […]

CMIS becomes 1st ASC in IL to add Robotics for Uni & Total Joint Reconstructive Surgery Procedures
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CMIS becomes 1st ASC in IL to add Robotics for Uni & Total Joint Reconstructive Surgery Procedures

April 17, 2017 – By Michael Wegmann Just over a year ago Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc. (“SCA”) partnered with the physician members of The Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery (“CMIS”) in Mokena, IL. The Partnership operates an ambulatory surgical facility that represents an important access point for high quality, low […]

Mazor Robotics Receives FDA Clearance for Spinal Deformity Correction Planning Software for the Mazor X Surgical Assurance Platform
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Mazor Robotics Receives FDA Clearance for Spinal Deformity Correction Planning Software for the Mazor X Surgical Assurance Platform

April 12, 2017 CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR)(NASDAQGM: MZOR), a pioneer and leader in the field of surgical guidance systems, has received FDA clearance for its Mazor X Align™ software. Mazor X Align is designed to assist surgeons in planning spinal deformity correction and spinal alignment for procedures […]

OMNIlife science™, Inc. And Global Orthopaedic Technology Enter into Licensing Agreement for APEX™ Knee System
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OMNIlife science™, Inc. And Global Orthopaedic Technology Enter into Licensing Agreement for APEX™ Knee System

RAYNHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, April 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OMNIlife science™, Inc. (“OMNI™”) and Global Orthopaedic Technology Pty Ltd. today announced an exclusive licensing agreement for OMNI’s ‘s APEX™ Knee Implants for Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Under the terms of the agreement, Global Orthopaedic Technology will acquire exclusive rights […]

Mazor Robotics Expects to Report Record First Quarter Revenue of Approximately $11.5 Million
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Mazor Robotics Expects to Report Record First Quarter Revenue of Approximately $11.5 Million

April 05, 2017 CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR; NASDAQGM: MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical guidance systems, announced today that driven by the strength in Mazor X system sales and increased procedure volume, the Company expects to report record first quarter revenue of […]

​Two Cincinnati hospitals among first in nation to perform new kind of robotic surgery
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​Two Cincinnati hospitals among first in nation to perform new kind of robotic surgery

Mar 23, 2017 – By Barrett J. Brunsman, Staff reporter Cincinnati Business Courier Surgeons at Mercy Health-Cincinnati’s Anderson Hospital and St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Edgewood are among the first in the nation to offer a total knee replacement using the Mako Robotic Arm-Assisted Surgery System. Dr. Suresh Nayak performed Ohio’s […]

Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Combine Efforts on the Commercialization of Mazor X™: An Innovative Guidance System for Spine Surgery
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Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Combine Efforts on the Commercialization of Mazor X™: An Innovative Guidance System for Spine Surgery

ORLANDO, Fla., March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mazor Robotics Ltd. is a global leader in the development and distribution of innovative surgical guidance systems for spine and brain surgery. Mazor Robotics Inc., the US subsidiary of Mazor Robotics LTD is recognized as one of largest players in the robotics and […]

Smith & Nephew previews NAVIO™ Robotics-assisted Total Knee Application at AAOS ahead of full market release in Q2 2017
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Smith & Nephew previews NAVIO™ Robotics-assisted Total Knee Application at AAOS ahead of full market release in Q2 2017

LONDON, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the upcoming full market release of its NAVIO hand-held robotics-assisted total knee arthroplasty (TKA) system. Smith & Nephew will be hosting live hands-on demonstrations for surgeons at the 2017 Annual American Academy […]

Zimmer Biomet Showcases New Product Innovation, Novel Digital Health Offering and Robotic Technology at AAOS 2017
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Zimmer Biomet Showcases New Product Innovation, Novel Digital Health Offering and Robotic Technology at AAOS 2017

WARSAW, Ind., March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, today announced plans to highlight its latest commercial offerings and preview its next generation of technological innovations at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) annual meeting this week in […]

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Stryker launches expensive Mako robot for knee replacement in cost-conscious era

By ARUNDHATI PARMAR – MedCity News As value-based care and bundled payments begin to take hold in the orthopedics industry and healthcare overall, Kalamazoo, Michigan-based Stryker is doing something counterintuitive. It is launching an expensive piece of equipment. Coinciding with the first day of the annual meeting of the American Academy […]

OMNIlife science™, Inc. Announces First Clinical Use of Novel Robotic Tissue Balancing Device for OMNIBotics® Technology Platform
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OMNIlife science™, Inc. Announces First Clinical Use of Novel Robotic Tissue Balancing Device for OMNIBotics® Technology Platform

RAYNHAM, Mass., March 13, 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 the first clinical use of a novel robotic tissue balancing device for use with OMNI’s market-leading OMNIBotics® robotic-assisted total knee replacement […]