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Forbes Names The DeAngelis Group Among the Top 250 Best Executive Recruiting Firms in 2017
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Forbes Names The DeAngelis Group Among the Top 250 Best Executive Recruiting Firms in 2017

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (PRWEB) MAY 19, 2017 The De Angelis Group, the largest search firm dedicated solely to the orthopedic industry was named amongst the top 250 “Best Executive Recruiting Firms” listed by Forbes for 2017. The recent article was published on http://www.forbes.com on May 3, 2017, written by Jeff Kauflin. Forbes […]

Central Connecticut Neurosurgery and Spine is the First in Connecticut to Offer New Treatment Option for Chronic Pain
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Central Connecticut Neurosurgery and Spine is the First in Connecticut to Offer New Treatment Option for Chronic Pain

PLANO, TEXAS (PRWEB) MAY 17, 2017 Dr. Ahmed Khan is the first physician in Connecticut to implant Nuvectra’s Algovita® Spinal Cord Stimulation System, a powerfully versatile, patient-centric spinal cord stimulation system. The Algovita SCS System has been FDA approved as a treatment option for chronic intractable pain since late last […]

VEXIM in Facts, Five Years after the Stock Market Listing on the Alternext Market
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VEXIM in Facts, Five Years after the Stock Market Listing on the Alternext Market

May 17, 2017 TOULOUSE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: VEXIM (Paris:ALVXM) (FR0011072602 – ALVXM), a medical device company specializing in the minimally invasive treatment of vertebral fractures, today announces its fifth-year anniversary on the Alternext market. “After five years of quotation on the Alternext market, VEXIM has made tremendous progress on all […]

Xtant Medical Enters into Licensing Agreement for Sites Medical’s OsteoSync Ti Technology
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Xtant Medical Enters into Licensing Agreement for Sites Medical’s OsteoSync Ti Technology

BELGRADE, Mont., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xtant Medical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT:XTNT), a leader in the development, manufacturing and marketing of orthopedic products for domestic and international markets, today announced it has entered into a licensing agreement with Sites Medical LLC, for utilization of their proprietary OsteoSync™ Ti […]

Invibio and Double Medical Driving Implantable Devices Using PEEK-OPTIMA Into China
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Invibio and Double Medical Driving Implantable Devices Using PEEK-OPTIMA Into China

THORNTON CLEVELEYS, UK – (May 16, 2017) – At the 10th Annual Congress of the Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS), long-standing development partners Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, UK, and China’s Double Medical Technology Inc. collaborated on an interbody spine surgery workshop to help expand knowledge of the implantation of Double […]

Mazor Robotics congratulates surgeon on 200 patient procedures with the Mazor X Surgical Assurance platform
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Mazor Robotics congratulates surgeon on 200 patient procedures with the Mazor X Surgical Assurance platform

Orlando, Florida- May 15, 2017 – Mazor Robotics. a pioneer and leader in the field of surgical guidance systems, congratulates Dr. Kornelis Poelstra, board-certified orthopedist and founder of the “The Spine Center of Excellence at Sacred Heart on the Emerald Coast”, for becoming the first surgeon to reach the milestone […]

Life Spine Announces Full Commercial Launch of PROLIFT® Lordotic Expandable Interbody Solution
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Life Spine Announces Full Commercial Launch of PROLIFT® Lordotic Expandable Interbody Solution

May 16, 2017 HUNTLEY, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Life Spine, a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spinal disorders today announced the full commercial launch of PROLIFT Lordotic expandable interbody solution with OSSEO-LOC™ technology. PROLIFT Lordotic allows for in-situ disc height restoration, for minimally […]

On the heavier side of the news, American Airlines sued by man ‘cramped’ by obese passengers
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On the heavier side of the news, American Airlines sued by man ‘cramped’ by obese passengers

By Sky McCarthy – May 5, 2017 An Australian man is suing American Airlines, alleging that he suffered serious injuries after being seated next to two passengers he claims were “grossly obese.” Michael Anthony Taylor, of Wollongong, New South Wales, was flying from Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles in December 2015—a 14-hour […]

Cook Medical Sells Vertebroplasty Product Family to IZI Medical Products
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Cook Medical Sells Vertebroplasty Product Family to IZI Medical Products

May 10, 2017 BLOOMINGTON, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cook Medical is pleased to announce the sale of its comprehensive family of vertebroplasty products to IZI Medical Products, LLC. This sale includes the Duro-Ject® Osteo-Site®, Osteo-Force® and Vertefix® brands in addition to other needles, injectors and cements. Moving this product family from Cook Medical […]