Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Five charged in $600 million California health care fraud scheme

The former chief financial officer of a California hospital and four other people have been charged in a series of health care kickback schemes that generated nearly $600 million in fraudulent billings for spinal surgeries, prosecutors said on Tuesday.
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Monday, November 23, 2015

Ex-Stryker sales rep pleads guilty

A 35-year-old Chicago man who used to be a sales representative for a Hopkinton medical device manufacturer pleaded guilty to charges that resulted from his misbranding of a medical device. Prosecutors said they would have showed in court that Darnell Martin falsified documentation to sell
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Novartis’ Cosentyx® show no progression in spinal damage in 80% of ankylosing spondylitis patients

Basel, November 23, 2015 - Novartis announced today that the European Commission (EC) has approved Cosentyx(R) (secukinumab) for the treatment of people living with ankylosing spondylitis

Sunday, November 22, 2015

We are pleased to announce the launch of our NEW Website!

The first of January 2016 we will be launching a brand new version of the website that will be renamed as Since 2009, we have been focused on providing daily news about products launches, companies, acquisitions, FDA approvals and more

Thursday, November 19, 2015

New Medical Device Company Launches with Spinal Implants and Biologics

SAN ANTONIO, TX (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 18, 2015--Nvision, a medical device and biologics developer and manufacturer focused on spinal implants, announces its launch with four initial proprietary products for distribution. Nvision will provide products that combine implants,

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

LDR Announces Coverage Policy Recommendation Update From NASS to Include Both One and Two-Level Cervical Disc Replacement

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LDR Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:LDRH), a global medical device company focused on designing and commercializing novel and proprietary surgical technologies for the treatment of patients suffering from spine disorders,

Zyga Technology Completes $20 Million Financing

MINNETONKA, Minn., Nov. 17, 2015 /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 announced that it has completed a $20

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Nexxt Spine Announces Launch of the DT Elite Guide System

NOBLESVILLE, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nexxt Spine, LLC, founded in 2009, a privately held medical device company dedicated to increasing procedural efficiency and patient outcomes through development of innovative products, manufactured on the most technologically advanced platforms,

Salvaged From Bankruptcy, TranS1 Medical Device Finds New Life

Spinal fusion is a complex procedure that requires a surgeon to navigate through muscle, nerves, and organs before reaching bone. TranS1, a Raleigh, NC, medical device company, developed an alternative: a minimally invasive medical de ice that can fuse the lowest spinal joint in less time, at less cost, and with faster patient recovery.

Monday, November 16, 2015

The 350 Most Important Spinal Companies Worldwide. Updated Spine Catalogue with 50 more manufacturers!

Learn about more than 350 Spinal Companies from different countries in the Spine!
Over the last years, this growing market has attracted many manufacturers changing from just a few number of important companies to more than 350 players. Now the competition is stronger than ever