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TransEnterix Announces Senhance US Sale Agreement With Florida Hospital
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TransEnterix Announces Senhance US Sale Agreement With Florida Hospital

November 13, 2017 RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSE American: TRXC), a medical device company that is pioneering the use of robotics to improve minimally invasive surgery, today announced that Florida Hospital entered into an agreement to purchase the Company’s Senhance™ Surgical Robotic System. The Florida Hospital Orlando campus will […]

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 […]

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) […]

TransEnterix Announces US 510(k) FDA Clearance for Senhance Surgical Robotic System
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TransEnterix Announces US 510(k) FDA Clearance for Senhance Surgical Robotic System

October 13, 2017 RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSE American: TRXC), a medical device company that is pioneering the use of robotics to improve minimally invasive surgery, today announced the Company has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the Senhance™ Surgical Robotic System. “The clearance of the Senhance System in […]

Stryker Receives FDA Clearance for Cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon® Tritanium®
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Stryker Receives FDA Clearance for Cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon® Tritanium®

MAHWAH, N.J., Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Stryker’s Joint Replacement division today announced that its cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon Tritanium has received 510(k) market clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Triathlon Tritanium combines the kinematics of Stryker’s market leading Triathlon knee implant with the latest in highly porous […]

Mazor Robotics Appoints Medical Device Industry Veteran Ron Tavlin as Vice President- Business Development
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Mazor Robotics Appoints Medical Device Industry Veteran Ron Tavlin as Vice President- Business Development

October 13, 2017 CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR; NASDAQGM: MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical robotic guidance systems, announced the appointment of Ron A. Tavlin as Vice President, Business Development. In this newly created role, Mr. Tavlin will report directly to Ori Hadomi, […]

Globus Medical Announces First Spine Surgeries Using ExcelsiusGPS™
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Globus Medical Announces First Spine Surgeries Using ExcelsiusGPS™

AUDUBON, Pa., Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Globus Medical, Inc. (NYSE:GMED), a leading musculoskeletal solutions company, today announced the first spine surgeries using ExcelsiusGPS™, a revolutionary robotic guidance and navigation system. Surgeries using ExcelsiusGPS™ were performed last week at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland and St. Mark’s […]

Mazor Robotics Received 22 System Orders During Q3 2017; Expects to Report Record Quarterly Revenue
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Mazor Robotics Received 22 System Orders During Q3 2017; Expects to Report Record Quarterly Revenue

October 09, 2017 CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR; NASDAQGM: MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical robotic systems, expects to report record revenue of approximately $17.2 million for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017. During the third quarter of 2017, the Company received […]

Synaptive Medical Unveils Next Generation of Surgical Robotics with Groundbreaking Optics Platform
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Synaptive Medical Unveils Next Generation of Surgical Robotics with Groundbreaking Optics Platform

October 9, 2017 TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Synaptive Medical Inc., a medical device and technology company, today released Modus V™. This second-generation, high-powered digital microscope with a surgical robotic arm is derived from Canadarm technology used on the International Space Station. Designed with feedback from Synaptive’s clinical partners, Modus V is the new […]

OMNIlife science™, Inc. Surpasses 17,000 Procedures Milestone for OMNIBotics® Robotic-Assisted Total Knee Replacements
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OMNIlife science™, Inc. Surpasses 17,000 Procedures Milestone for OMNIBotics® Robotic-Assisted Total Knee Replacements

RAYNHAM, Mass., Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OMNIlife science, Inc. (“OMNI™”), an established medical technology company targeting the $15 billion global hip and knee replacement device market, announced today that surgeons have completed more than 17,000 total knee replacements worldwide using the OMNIBotics robotic-assisted total knee replacement technology platform. The OMNIBotics system enables optimized implant […]

Spine Surgeon in Thailand Successfully Completes First International Mazor Robotics PROlat™ Case
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Spine Surgeon in Thailand Successfully Completes First International Mazor Robotics PROlat™ Case

ORLANDO, Fla. – September 18, 2017 – Mazor Robotics, a pioneer and leader in the field of surgical guidance systems, announced that the first international PROlat case was performed by Assoc. Prof. Wicharn Yingsakmongkol, MD in Bangkok, Thailand. PROlat is a single-position solution for placing pedicle screws and other spinal hardware in the […]

Mazor Robotics Announces CE Mark Approval for the Mazor X Surgical Assurance Platform
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Mazor Robotics Announces CE Mark Approval for the Mazor X Surgical Assurance Platform

September 20, 2017 CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR; NASDAQGM: MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical robotic systems, announced today CE Mark approval for its Mazor X Surgical Assurance Platform. The CE Mark allows Mazor and its commercial partner, Medtronic, to market the Mazor […]

TransEnterix, Inc. Reports Progress on Senhance FDA Submission
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TransEnterix, Inc. Reports Progress on Senhance FDA Submission

September 18, 2017 RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSE American: TRXC), a medical device company that is pioneering the use of robotics to improve minimally invasive surgery, today announced the Company has filed its response to the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA”) Additional Information (“AI”) request related to the […]

HSS’ USE OF ROBOTICS IN SURGERY
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HSS’ USE OF ROBOTICS IN SURGERY

Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. / 9-18-2017 Todd Albert, M.D. is surgeon-in-chief and medical director and Korein-Wilson Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York. Dr. Albert, president-elect of the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS), knows that as a surgeon, it’s good to control what you can […]

OMNIlife science™, Inc. Receives 510(k) Clearance from FDA for Revolutionary Robotic Tissue Balancing Device
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OMNIlife science™, Inc. Receives 510(k) Clearance from FDA for Revolutionary Robotic Tissue Balancing Device

AYNHAM, Mass., Sept. 6, 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 the FDA has issued 510(k) clearance for its proprietary robotic tissue balancing device which is used with OMNI’s market-leading OMNIBotics® robotic-assisted total knee […]