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First Surgery Completed Utilizing the Gramercy Extremity Orthopedic™ Systems
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First Surgery Completed Utilizing the Gramercy Extremity Orthopedic™ Systems

DALLAS, TEXAS, USA, May 24, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Gramercy Extremity Orthopedics (GEO) is pleased to announce the first surgery using the GEO™ Bone Screw and GEO CART™ systems. The first surgery was performed by Dr. Peter A. Blume, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. at Shoreline Surgery Center LLC, Guilford, CT, with outstanding results. […]

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 […]

Surgeons Perform World’s First-Ever Dual Robotic Surgery at Jerusalem’s Hadassah Hospital
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Surgeons Perform World’s First-Ever Dual Robotic Surgery at Jerusalem’s Hadassah Hospital

NEW YORK, April 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The world’s first-of-its-kind dual robotic surgery was performed on April 23 at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem in Jerusalem, announced  National President Ellen Hershkin of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. (HWZOA). The revolutionary dual robotic surgery assisted in the repair of a severe […]

Inspired Spine Achieves Milestone of 500 Minimally Invasive OLLIF Procedures
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Inspired Spine Achieves Milestone of 500 Minimally Invasive OLLIF Procedures

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA (PRWEB) APRIL 12, 2017 Inspired Spine, a Minnesota-based spine surgery innovation company, has reached the milestone of completing 500 Oblique Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (OLLIF) procedures. This truly minimally invasive surgical technique is revolutionizing the performance of lumbar interbody fusions by delivering superior outcomes including substantially less patient […]

Intellijoint Surgical® Completes One Thousand Total Hip Replacement Procedures with intellijoint HIP®
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Intellijoint Surgical® Completes One Thousand Total Hip Replacement Procedures with intellijoint HIP®

WATERLOO, ON, April 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Intellijoint Surgical® is proud to announce that intellijoint HIP® has now – only one year after commercial launch – been used in over 1,000 total hip replacement procedures in the United States, Canada and Australia.  intellijoint HIP® is a novel medical device providing […]

SI-BONE, Inc. Announces 50th Peer-Reviewed Publication for the iFuse Implant System® and 25,000th iFuse Procedure
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SI-BONE, Inc. Announces 50th Peer-Reviewed Publication for the iFuse Implant System® and 25,000th iFuse Procedure

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 3, 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 that the highly respected journal Spine has […]

OrthAlign, Inc. Announces Milestone Achievement 60,000th Joint Arthroplasty Case
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OrthAlign, Inc. Announces Milestone Achievement 60,000th Joint Arthroplasty Case

OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S.-based medical device and technology company providing orthopedic surgeons with advanced precision technologies, announced another milestone achievement in its 60,000th completed joint arthroplasty case. This milestone reflects the continuing and rapid adoption of OrthAlign’s handheld precision alignment and positioning technology by surgeons throughout the world. […]

NuVasive Receives First-Ever FDA Clearance For Cervical Interbody Implant System Used In More Than Two Levels
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NuVasive Receives First-Ever FDA Clearance For Cervical Interbody Implant System Used In More Than Two Levels

SAN DIEGO, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally-integrated solutions, today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of the CoRoent® Small Interbody™ System indicated for intervertebral body fusion at multiple contiguous levels […]

SpineGuard and Zavation Announce First 20 Cases in USA with Single-Step Insertion of DSG™ “SmartScrew”
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SpineGuard and Zavation Announce First 20 Cases in USA with Single-Step Insertion of DSG™ “SmartScrew”

March 14, 2017 PARIS & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SpineGuard (FR0011464452 – ALSGD), an innovative company that develops and markets disposable medical devices to make spine surgery safer, announced today the first cases in the USA using the one-step-insertion of pedicle “smart screws” guided by DSG™ (Dynamic Surgical Guidance) technology. The surgeries […]

Andrew Cottingham, MD First Pain Management Doctor to Perform the Vertiflex Superion Procedure for the Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis in North Texas
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Andrew Cottingham, MD First Pain Management Doctor to Perform the Vertiflex Superion Procedure for the Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis in North Texas

ARLINGTON, TEXAS (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 21, 2017 Pain management doctor, Andrew Cottingham, MD of OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine is the first physician in North Texas to implant the new Vertiflex Superion Indirect Decompression System®. The Vertiflex Superion is a minimally invasive, safe, out-patient procedure that gives patients an alternative to […]

EOI Announces that Dr. Henry Ruiz is the First to Implant the FLXfit™ 3D Expandable Cage in Alabama
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EOI Announces that Dr. Henry Ruiz is the First to Implant the FLXfit™ 3D Expandable Cage in Alabama

OR AKIVA, Israel, February 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Expanding Orthopedics Inc. (EOI), a privately held medical device company focused on developing and commercializing innovative expandable devices for spine surgery, is excited to announce that Dr. Henry Ruiz of the Gadsden Regional Medical Center has been the first surgeon in Alabama […]

Conventus Orthopaedics announces milestone of 700+ Cage implantations
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Conventus Orthopaedics announces milestone of 700+ Cage implantations

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Conventus Orthopaedics, Inc. announced that over 700 patients now have been treated with the industry’s first expandable fracture cage, an innovative solution to fracture repairs in the upper extremity using a 3-dimensional approach. The Conventus Cage™, made of nitinol, a memory shape alloy, expands within the […]

MEDICREA Achieves Personalized Spine Milestone with 1,000 Patient-Specific UNiD™ Rod Procedures
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MEDICREA Achieves Personalized Spine Milestone with 1,000 Patient-Specific UNiD™ Rod Procedures

November 28, 2016 LYON, France & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The MEDICREA Group (Alternext Paris: FR0004178572 – ALMED), worldwide leader pioneering the development and manufacture of personalized analytical services and implant solutions for the treatment of complex spinal conditions, announced today that the Company’s patient-specific UNiD™ Rod technology has now been used […]

OMNIlife science™, Inc. Achieves 10,000 Procedures Milestone for OMNIBotics™ Robotic-Assisted Total Knee Replacements
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OMNIlife science™, Inc. Achieves 10,000 Procedures Milestone for OMNIBotics™ Robotic-Assisted Total Knee Replacements

RAYNHAM, Mass., Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — OMNIlife science, Inc. (“OMNI™”), an established medical technology company targeting the $15 billion global hip and knee replacement device market, announces that surgeons have completed more than 10,000 total knee replacements worldwide using the OMNIBotics robotic-assisted total knee replacement technology platform. The OMNIBotics system enables optimized implant placement […]