Tag: shoulder

Medacta Enters Shoulder Surgery Market with Successful First Surgery Using its Medacta Shoulder System
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Medacta Enters Shoulder Surgery Market with Successful First Surgery Using its Medacta Shoulder System

February 16, 2017 CASTEL SAN PIETRO, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Building on its success in the hip, knee and spine product areas, family-owned orthopedics leader Medacta International is expanding into the shoulder arthroplasty market. The company today announced the completion of the first surgery utilizing its Medacta Shoulder System, performed by Professor Ralph […]

SHOULDER INNOVATIONS LAUNCHES SIMPLE, INNOVATIVE TOTAL SHOULDER REPLACEMENT SYSTEM
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SHOULDER INNOVATIONS LAUNCHES SIMPLE, INNOVATIVE TOTAL SHOULDER REPLACEMENT SYSTEM

HOLLAND, Mich., Dec. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shoulder Innovations, an emerging developer of shoulder replacement systems, today announced the commercial release of its total shoulder replacement system. The Shoulder Innovations Total Shoulder System includes patented inset glenoid technology, originally innovated by Stephen Gunther, M.D. Since the system’s first availability, […]

Exactech Announces Successful First Surgeries with New ExactechGPS® Total Shoulder Application
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Exactech Announces Successful First Surgeries with New ExactechGPS® Total Shoulder Application

September 29, 2016 GAINESVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Exactech, Inc. (EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products for hip, knee, shoulder and spine, today announced positive surgeon feedback on first surgeries performed with the ExactechGPS® Guided Personalized Surgery system’s new Total Shoulder Application, which combines preoperative planning with […]

Integra LifeSciences launches Integra® Fin-Lock™ Glenoid for the Titan™ Modular Shoulder System
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Integra LifeSciences launches Integra® Fin-Lock™ Glenoid for the Titan™ Modular Shoulder System

PLAINSBORO, N.J., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation  (Nasdaq:IART), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the launch of the Integra® Fin-Lock™ Glenoid. This addition to the Titan™ Modular Shoulder System increases the glenoid offerings to include features intended to help maximize long-term fixation and […]

BioPoly® Receives CE Mark for Shoulder
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BioPoly® Receives CE Mark for Shoulder

Written by: BioPoly, LLC FORT WAYNE, IN – BioPoly LLC has announced that it has received CE mark certification for its BioPoly® RS Partial Resurfacing Shoulder System, expanding the BioPoly implant technology to the humeral head. The BioPoly® RS resurfacing technology takes advantage of its proprietary material which is designed […]

Materialise NV Announces Collaboration with Mathys Ltd Bettlach
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Materialise NV Announces Collaboration with Mathys Ltd Bettlach

LEUVEN, Belgium–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS), a leading provider of 3D software and sophisticated 3D printing solutions, and pioneer in medical image based guide technology, today announced the signing of an agreement with the Swiss orthopaedic producer Mathys for the use of Materialise’s Shoulder Guide System. Hilde Ingelaere, Executive Vice President […]

Grant Could Offer New Tissue Engineering Approach to Rotator Cuff Repair
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Grant Could Offer New Tissue Engineering Approach to Rotator Cuff Repair

Helen H. Lu, professor of biomedical engineering at Columbia Engineering, has won a three-year $1.125 million Translational Research Award grant from the Department of Defense’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs for her research on tendon-to-bone integration for rotator cuff repair. Lu is collaborating with William Levine, chairman and Frank E. […]