Study: Texas Back Institute implants 1st patient with Simplify Medical's cervical artificial spinal disc — 6 takeawaysWritten by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 12 April 2017 19:58
Surgeons treated the first patient in the investigational device exemption clinical trial testing Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Simplify Medical's Simplify cervical artificial spinal disc.
Minneapolis-based Inspired Spine reported surgeons have performed more than 500 Oblique Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusions.
5 key points on the global sports medicine devices market — Increasing demand for outpatient, MIS surgeries driving growthWritten by Mary Rechtoris | Wednesday, 12 April 2017 19:55
The global sports medicine devices market is likely to continue expanding through 2022, a Market Research Store report found, according to WhaTech.
Dr. Scott Blumenthal performs 1st US herniated disc surgery with Anchor Orthopaedics tissue kit — 5 highlightsWritten by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 12 April 2017 19:55
Scott Blumenthal, MD, of Plano-based Texas Back Institute, performed the nation's first herniated disc repair surgery with the AnchorKnot Tissue Approximation Kit by Burlington Mass.-based Anchor Orthopaedics.
Richard Sweet, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at Louisville (Ky.) Orthopedic Clinic.
Avi Kumar, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with Bradenton, Fla.-based Coastal Orthopedics Sports Medicine & Pain Management, obtained a U.S. patent for an anatomic humeral fracture plate.
Scott Blumenthal, MD, co-founder of the Center for Disc Replacement Texas Back Institute in Plano, discusses big challenges and opportunities for private practice spine surgeons today.
DePuy Synthes partnered with Research and Markets to launch the DePuy Synthes Market research Portal.
Los Angeles-based Orthopaedic Institute for Children received $24.5 million in construction funding through the New Markets Tax Credit Program that will finance a new construction project.