Saturday, May 30, 2015

Providence Medical Technology Launches DTRAX® Bone Screws to U.S. Market

Lafayette, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2015--Providence Medical Technology, Inc. today announced the full commercial launch of DTRAX Bone Screws in the U.S. market.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Dymicron, Inc., Announces the First Human Implantation of their Triadyme-CTM Cervical Total Disc Replacement Device in Cyprus

(PRWEB) May 28, 2015--Orem, UT—Dymicron, Inc., ( confirmed the successful completion of their first in-human surgeries using their unique Triadyme-C cervical total disc replacement device. The two surgeries were performed by noted surgeon Dr. William D. Smith at the American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery (AIMIS) in Cyprus.

SpineCraft Announces FDA Approval of ASTRA Spine System for Deformity Correction and Complex Spine Procedures

May 19, 2015 - SpineCraft, LLC, a privately-held US medical device company, recently announced that it has received regulatory clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its ASTRA Spine System - a comprehensive posterior spinal fixation system.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Economic Analysis Shows Kiva® VCF Treatment System Offers Substantial Cost and Resource Savings for Hospitals

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benvenue Medical, Inc., a developer of minimally invasive solutions for spine repair, today announced that the Kiva® VCF Treatment System, a novel

SI-BONE, Inc. Appoints Laura Francis Chief Financial Officer and Closes Additional Round of Growth Capital

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System, a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion for certain disorders of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced today that Laura Francis has

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

NuVasive Appoints Gregory T. Lucier Chief Executive Officer

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - May 26, 2015) - NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) ("NuVasive" or the "Company"), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

VertiFlex®, Inc. Announces FDA PMA Approval for the Superion® Interspinous Spacer

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VertiFlex®, Inc., a leading innovator of advanced minimally invasive interventions for spinal stenosis, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a PMA Approval Order for the company’s Superion® Interspinous

Monday, May 25, 2015

Bloomfield Hills doctor in fraudulent spinal surgeries pleads guilty

Detroit — A Bloomfield Hills neurosurgeon accused of performing unnecessary spinal surgeries pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to health care fraud in two separate criminal cases.Dr. Aria Sabit, 39, admitted Friday before U.S. District Judge Paul Borman that his actions caused physical pain to his patients in both Michigan and California between 2010 and 2012. 

Saturday, May 23, 2015

China's Weigao and Britain´s Invibio Collaborate on Spinal Implant Development And Market Introduction

Thornton Cleveleys (UK), May 21, 2015 - China's largest manufacturer of implants and related surgical instruments for traumatology and spine surgery, Weigao Orthopaedic Device, is offering a spinal stabilisation system called "Tulip", which uses semi-rigid rods made from PEEK-OPTIMA®

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

First Operation Worldwide with Individualized 3D Printed Cervical Titanium Implant

TUTTLINGEN, Germany, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --For the first time a patient with a degenerative cervical spine problem has been treated with an anatomically adapted 3D printed titanium fusion implant.

CE mark and FDA clearance in the United States for new JAZZ diameters

Bordeaux, Boston, May 19, 2015 – IMPLANET (Euronext: IMPL, FR0010458729, PEA-PME eligible), a medical technology company specializing in vertebral and knee-surgery implants, today