Tuesday, October 6, 2015
In a rare move, a federal judge today refused to accept the guilty plea of a Birmingham neurosurgeon who admitted to performing unnecessary spinal surgeries on his patients and cheating insurers out of $11 million for them.Under the terms of a plea deal, Dr. Aria Sabit faced a maximum of 11 years in prison.
Monday, October 5, 2015
Invibio Biomaterial Solutions: New European Approval – Semi-rigid Spinal Rods Now Available to Bridge Treatment Gap
Thornton Cleveleys, UK (PRWEB) October 05, 2015 -- Polymeric spinal rods provide a bridge between rigid all-metal spinal implants and more dynamic therapeutic options. Adopting this "bridging" approach, Francebased Innov'spine, a leading specialist in innovative solutions for spinal
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brainlab, a global leader in medical technology, achieves major sales milestone with Airo® Mobile Intraoperative CT in just a little over a year since the first shipment. University of Utah Health Care and Henry Ford Hospital round out the 50 hospitals to have already acquired Airo for enhanced surgical decision-making.
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Learn about the 40 Most Important Artificial Discs – Motion preservation/non-fusion technologies are witnessing high adoption rates among spine surgeons and patients
According to Riya Singh Senior Research Analyst at MarketsandMarkets, the artificial discs market is expected to witness 11% growth rate between 2015 and 2020. Who are the main players? Which are the most important products? Visit http://www.thespinemarketgroup.com/p/adr.html and learn about 40 relevant artificial discs.Advantages of non-fusion surgery over open spine surgery such as
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Why in the world would the president of a well-established, $2-billion spinal device powerhouse leave his post to join a yet-to-be-launched challenger in the same space? This was one of the many questions I put to Keith Valentine, president and CEO of SeaSpine, during a recent phone call.
Friday, October 2, 2015
ALISO VIEJO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ellipse Technologies, Inc., a global medical device company, announced today that its proprietary MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) spinal
CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 01, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), the parent company of Alphatec Spine, Inc., a global provider of spinal fusion technologies, announced today that the first patient surgical implantation of the Alphatec Neocore™
Thursday, October 1, 2015
TOULOUSE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:VEXIM (Paris:ALVXM) (FR0011072602 – ALVXM / PEA‐PME eligible), a medical device company specializing in minimally invasive solutions for the treatment of vertebral fractures, today reports consolidated results for the first half of 20151.
NuVasive Spine Foundation Exceeds $18 Million in Global Effort to Support Spine Surgery Patients in Need
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - September 30, 2015) - NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive,
SpineGuard receives CE mark for new application of its disruptive DSG™ (Dynamic Surgical Guidance) platform
PARIS and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 30, 2015 – SpineGuard (FR0011464452 – ALSGD), an innovative company that designs, develops, and markets disposable medical devices designed to make spine surgery safer, announced today the CE marking for its DSG™ Threaded Drill and the