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Kishwaukee Hospital Joint Center receives advanced certification
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Kishwaukee Hospital Joint Center receives advanced certification

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 The Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital Joint Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement. The advanced certification is for Joint Commission-accredited hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers seeking to elevate the […]

OrthAlign, Inc. Continues Impressive Worldwide Growth in 2016, Including Milestone Achievement 56,000th Joint Arthroplasty Case
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OrthAlign, Inc. Continues Impressive Worldwide Growth in 2016, Including Milestone Achievement 56,000th Joint Arthroplasty Case

ALISO VIEJO, CA–(Marketwired – January 31, 2017) – OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S. based medical device company developing precision technologies for orthopedic surgeons, announced today that it grew sales by approximately 30% in 2016 versus 2015. Additionally, as of December 31, 2016, OrthAlign technology achieved another major milestone by […]

Stryker Brings Mobility Zone To Farmers Insurance Open To Kick Off 2017 Tournament Schedule, Its First-Ever Activation In Southern California
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Stryker Brings Mobility Zone To Farmers Insurance Open To Kick Off 2017 Tournament Schedule, Its First-Ever Activation In Southern California

MAHWAH, N.J., Jan. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Stryker Orthopaedics kicks off its fourth consecutive year as the “Official Joint Replacement Products of the PGA TOUR® and PGA TOUR Champions” this week with an appearance at the Farmers Insurance Open in La Jolla, Calif., starting Thursday and marking the first time the company has activated […]

Camber Spine Technologies Announces 510(k) Clearance For Their Siconus(TM) SI Joint Fixation System
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Camber Spine Technologies Announces 510(k) Clearance For Their Siconus(TM) SI Joint Fixation System

WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 23, 2017 — (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) — Camber Spine Technologies, today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance for their Siconus™ SI Joint Fixation System. Siconus™ becomes the second product in the Camber Spine Technologies portfolio to treat sacroiliac disease, as a complement to the […]

SI-BONE’s iFuse Implant System® Requires Revision Surgery 5 Times Less Compared to SI Joint Fixation with Screws According to New Peer-Reviewed Clinical Publication
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SI-BONE’s iFuse Implant System® Requires Revision Surgery 5 Times Less Compared to SI Joint Fixation with Screws According to New Peer-Reviewed Clinical Publication

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SI-BONE, Inc., an innovative medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System® (“iFuse”), a triangular shaped minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion for certain disorders of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced the publication of a single-center retrospective study of […]

New UK joint registry data confirms positive early results for the DePuy Synthes ATTUNE® Knee System
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New UK joint registry data confirms positive early results for the DePuy Synthes ATTUNE® Knee System

WARSAW, Ind., Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, today announced new clinical evidence of the positive performance of the ATTUNE® Knee System. The data shows the importance of evidence generation to monitor both the outcomes and economic benefits of new technology. New […]

Medtronic Launches Orthopedic Solutions Business to Help Providers Deliver Outcome-Focused Care and Succeed in New Value-Based Bundled Service Models
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Medtronic Launches Orthopedic Solutions Business to Help Providers Deliver Outcome-Focused Care and Succeed in New Value-Based Bundled Service Models

DUBLIN and DALLAS – Nov. 10, 2016 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced the launch of Medtronic Orthopedic Solutions, a comprehensive offering for total joint replacement episodes of care designed to drive clinical and economic outcomes. This offering is in response to the high costs associated with hip and […]

World $8.25 Billion Artificial Joints For Orthopedic Purposes Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 – Research and Markets
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World $8.25 Billion Artificial Joints For Orthopedic Purposes Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 – Research and Markets

November 02, 2016 DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “World: Artificial Joints For Orthopedic Purposes – Market Report – Analysis and Forecast to 2020” report to their offering. From 2007 to 2014, global exports of artificial joints for orthopedic purposes showed steady growth, increasing more than […]

SI-BONE, Inc. Announces SelectHealth of Utah to Cover Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion Exclusively Using the iFuse Implant System® as the Only Proven Technology
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SI-BONE, Inc. Announces SelectHealth of Utah to Cover Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion Exclusively Using the iFuse Implant System® as the Only Proven Technology

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System (“iFuse”), a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion for certain disorders of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced that SelectHealth, a health plan division of Intermountain Healthcare, a Utah-based not-for-profit […]

Zyga Releases 12-month Fusion and Clinical Results of Sacroiliac Joint Fusion with Decortication
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Zyga Releases 12-month Fusion and Clinical Results of Sacroiliac Joint Fusion with Decortication

MINNETONKA, Minn., Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Zyga Technology, Inc., a medical device company focused on the design, development and commercialization of minimally invasive devices to treat underserved conditions of the lumbar spine, today released 12-month fusion and clinical results for patients receiving SImmetry® Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Fusion with decortication. Study results were presented on […]

How 10 hospitals took their total joint replacement programs to the next level
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How 10 hospitals took their total joint replacement programs to the next level

Written by Laura Dyrda – September 29, 2016 The following 10 hospitals and health systems updated their total joint replacement programs with new initiatives such as data analytics, bundled payments, quality improvement and telehealth. Here are their stories Baptist Health System (San Antonio). Global professional services firm Navigant partnered with […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska Adopts Positive Coverage for Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska Adopts Positive Coverage for Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System® (“iFuse”), a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion for certain disorders of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced that Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of Nebraska […]