Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 18 January 2017 22:44
Tampa-based Laser Spine Institute unveiled research on outpatient minimally invasive laminotomy foraminotomy decompression.
Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 18 January 2017 19:18
Dante Leven, DO, of Malden, Mass.-based Total Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, implanted Malden-based SpineFrontier's A-CIFT Solofuse-P during an anterior cervical discectomy.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Wednesday, 18 January 2017 11:14
A study presented at the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Annual Forum in 2016 examined readmissions and complications for patients undergoing endoscopic percutaneous discectomy.
Written by Megan Wood | Friday, 13 January 2017 17:39
Philips, headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands, unveiled augmented reality surgical navigation technology for open and minimally invasive spine surgery, according to techseen.
Written by Megan Wood | Thursday, 12 January 2017 20:55
A neurosurgeon from Hospital AIR — based in the Villahermosa, Tabasco region of northern Mexico — performed the nation's first spine surgery utilizing VTI's InterFuse device.
Written by Megan Wood | Thursday, 12 January 2017 20:44
Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas (Calif.) surgeons performed lumbar spinal fusion surgery utilizing the Mazor X robotic system, according to Voice & Viewpoint.
Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 11 January 2017 21:31
The global minimally invasive neurosurgery devices market is expected to see continued growth through 2025, based on a Future Market Insights report.
9. Interlaminar stabilization fills the spinal stenosis 'Transition Zone' — And now payment codes are catching upWritten by Laura Dyrda | Wednesday, 11 January 2017 10:43
Lumbar spinal stenosis affects 8 percent to 11 percent of people in the United States; by 2021, around 2.4 million Americans are expected to have spinal stenosis. The typical spinal stenosis sufferer is more than 50 years old and can present with varying degrees of the disease. For years, there were two options for treating spinal stenosis patients: a simple decompression or decompression and spinal fusion.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 10 January 2017 10:40
SI-Bone launched a warranty program for its iFuse implant system, used in minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusions.
11. Robotic-guided MIS spine surgery: Are outcomes different than fluoroscopy & freehand? 5 key notesWritten by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 10 January 2017 10:39
A study presented at the Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Annual Forum 2016 examined the surgical outcomes for robotic-guided spine surgery and compared them with patients who underwent the procedure with freehand instrumentation.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 09 January 2017 08:45
NuVasive reported preliminary full year financial results for 2016, with revenue hitting $956 million.
Written by Megan Wood | Friday, 06 January 2017 18:30
Audubon, Pa.-based Globus Medical received the CE Mark for its Excelsius GPS.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Wednesday, 04 January 2017 16:11
A study presented at the Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Annual Forum 2016 compared minimally invasive spine surgery to open procedures for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis correction.
16. DePuy Synthes boosts spine offering with acquisition of Interventional Spine technology: 7 insightsWritten by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 03 January 2017 19:45
Raynham, Mass.-based DePuy Synthes acquired Interventional Spine's expandable cage technology.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 30 December 2016 10:45
A study presented at the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Global Forum in 2014 examined opioid consumption in the workman's compensation patient population after minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Thursday, 29 December 2016 10:12
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare granted NuVasive approval for the instruments used in the eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion procedure.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Wednesday, 28 December 2016 21:01
A Wise Guy Reports analysis found the global knee implants market is set for significant growth through 2021, according to medGadget.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 27 December 2016 14:47
A study presented at the Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Global Forum in 2014 compared minimally invasive and open lumbar laminectomy.