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Physician-owned ASCs driving lumbar spine fusion market growth — 4 things to know Featured

Written by  Mary Rechtoris | Thursday, 29 December 2016 21:41
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Through 2020, a Market Report Worlds analysis found the lumbar spine fusion market will likely grow substantially, according to medGadget.

Here are four things to know:

 

1. The growing number of physician-owned ASCs is fueling the growth.

 

2. The report notes the expanded use of surface-modified titanium in spinal implants is also spurring market expansion.

 

3. Risks associated with spinal implants may inhibit market growth.

 

4. The market's five key players include:
●    DePuy Synthes in West Chester, Pa.
●    Medtronic in Dublin, Ireland
●    NuVasive in San Diego
●    Stryker in Kalamazoo, Mich.
●    Zimmer Biomet in Warsaw, Ind.

 

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