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The New York Cosmos Announce Partnership With Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)
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The New York Cosmos Announce Partnership With Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The New York Cosmos announced today that Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) will be the team’s official hospital. The new multi-year partnership provides the Cosmos access to one of the world’s leading centers for orthopedics and sports medicine. With this partnership, the Cosmos have officially named […]

Renowned Orthopaedic Specialists Publish First Collection of Rebound Bracing Clinical Articles
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Renowned Orthopaedic Specialists Publish First Collection of Rebound Bracing Clinical Articles

August 15th, 2017 A group of internationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons has published the first collection of clinical cases utilizing Rebound® braces from Össur. The innovative Rebound line includes indication-specific Functional Healing braces designed to optimize patient healing while maintaining function and mobility. “We are gratified that some of the world’s most respected […]

100th Patient Enrolled in Clinical Trials for Active Implants’ NUsurface® Meniscus Implant
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100th Patient Enrolled in Clinical Trials for Active Implants’ NUsurface® Meniscus Implant

August 09, 2017 MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Active Implants, LLC, a company that develops orthopedic implant solutions, today announced enrollment of the 100th patient in clinical trials evaluating the NUsurface® Meniscus Implant for the treatment of persistent knee pain caused by injured or deteriorating meniscus tissue. The surgery was performed by orthopedic surgeon […]

Grossmont Orthopaedic Medical Group Performs First Meniscus Replacement in San Diego with NUsurface® Meniscus Implant
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Grossmont Orthopaedic Medical Group Performs First Meniscus Replacement in San Diego with NUsurface® Meniscus Implant

July 25, 2017 SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dr. Scott A. Hacker, an expert in arthroscopic surgery, total joint replacements, sports medicine and fracture care, and Active Implants, a company that develops orthopedic implant solutions, today announced that the first meniscus replacement procedure in San Diego has been performed. Dr. Hacker is the only […]

Dr John Devine, Invibio Biomaterial Solutions; James Ellington, UK Olympic athlete; Ron Szekely, CarboFix Orthopedics (Left to right) (PRNewsfoto/Invibio Biomaterial Solutions)
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Invibio and Carbofix Partnering With UK Olympic Sprinter James Ellington on New “Passion For Progress” Initiative

THORNTON CLEVELEYS, England, July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington has joined forces with the UK´s Invibio Biomaterial Solutions and CarboFix Orthopedics on his road to recovery and his overall ambition to return to the world stage of athletic competition after a devastating motorcycle accident in Tenerife earlier this year. (Photo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/535235/Invibio_Biomaterial_Solutions.jpg ) The […]

Vericel to Host Symposium on MACI Implant for Treating Articular Cartilage Defects in the Knee at AOSSM 2017 Annual Meeting
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Vericel to Host Symposium on MACI Implant for Treating Articular Cartilage Defects in the Knee at AOSSM 2017 Annual Meeting

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL), a leading developer of expanded autologous cell therapies for the treatment of patients with serious diseases and conditions, announced today that the company is hosting a symposium on the  MACI® (autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane) implant for treating […]

Active Implants Appoints Charles W. Federico and Gary D. Henley to Board
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Active Implants Appoints Charles W. Federico and Gary D. Henley to Board

July 12, 2017 MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Active Implants, a company that develops orthopedic implant solutions, today announced the appointments of orthopedic and sports medicine industry veterans Charles W. Federico and Gary D. Henley to its board of managers. “Both Charlie and Gary are respected leaders with long-term success in medical and […]

TOCA (The Orthopedic Clinic Association) Performs First Meniscus Replacements in Arizona with NUsurface® Meniscus Implant
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TOCA (The Orthopedic Clinic Association) Performs First Meniscus Replacements in Arizona with NUsurface® Meniscus Implant

July 06, 2017 PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TOCA (The Orthopedic Clinic Association), a one-stop resource for orthopedics in Arizona, and Active Implants, a company that develops orthopedic implant solutions, today announced that the first meniscus replacement procedures in Arizona were successfully performed by Dr. Tom Carter. TOCA is the only center in the […]

Regenerating Knee Cartilage with Stem Cells: Groundbreaking Clinical Trial Underway at Andrews Institute
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Regenerating Knee Cartilage with Stem Cells: Groundbreaking Clinical Trial Underway at Andrews Institute

GULF BREEZE, Fla., July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A groundbreaking randomized clinical trial (RCT) evaluating the use of a patient’s own stem cells to regenerate knee cartilage is underway at Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Florida. The study, led by Adam Anz, M.D., an orthopaedic surgeon at Andrews Institute, is […]

OrthoSpace Announces the Publication of Positive InSpace™ Study
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OrthoSpace Announces the Publication of Positive InSpace™ Study

CAESAREA, ISRAEL (PRWEB) JUNE 30, 2017 OrthoSpace Ltd. (“OrthoSpace” or “the Company”) today announced the publication of positive data on the use of the InSpace™ subacromial spacer for the treatment of massive rotator cuff tears. The case series of 39 shoulders (37 patients) was published in Arthroscopy and demonstrated improved […]

Oska Wellness is Nominated in the 2017 Startup of the Year Competition – West [Pacific – Southern California]
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Oska Wellness is Nominated in the 2017 Startup of the Year Competition – West [Pacific – Southern California]

Who should be named Startup of the Year from the West [Pacific – Southern California] region? You can share your opinion by voting for your favorite startup in our Reader’s Choice Poll below. Reader’s Choice Poll voting will help guide the selection of the top 100 startup semifinalists who will […]