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  1. 1st spine case combining 2 imaging technologies done in Connecticut

    The first spine surgery in Connecticut using Augmedics' XVision system and the Airo TruCT Mobile Imaging System was performed at the UConn Health Spine Center in Farmington.
  2. South Carolina health system adds spine robot

    Medical University of South Carolina's Charleston division added Medronic's Mazor X robot and O-arm mobile X-ray system.
  3. Accelus gets interbody fusion system FDA cleared

    Accelus' TiHawk 11 interbody device was cleared by the FDA.

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  1. Colorado hospital earns orthopedic Center of Excellence designation

    Community Hospital’s Western Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and Western Colorado Spine in Grand Junction received Center of Excellence designation from DNV Healthcare Accreditation Services, NBC affiliate KKCO reported May 11.
  2. Neurosurgeon named adviser to spine medtech company

    Neurosurgeon Steven Falowski, MD, was named as a strategic adviser to SynerFuse, a company focused on treating chronic lower back pain.
  3. 12 places hiring orthopedic surgeons

    Here are 12 practices and health systems looking for orthopedic surgeons, using LinkedIn's job search tool:
  4. The most innovative orthopedic medtech in 2022: 2 surgeon insights

    Many orthopedic surgeons are eager about the latest developments in surgical technology. Two surgeons discussed with Becker's the medtech companies that have most impressed them.

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  1. Dr. Marc Galloway earns recognition from Ohio sports medicine group

    Marc Galloway, MD, was recently given his second Ohio Team Physician Award from the Ohio Athletic Trainers' Association.
  2. 6 spine, orthopedic donations in 2022

    More than $55 million worth of donations have been made to support spine and orthopedic care, research and education.
  3. 2 Brooklyn Nets stars have orthopedic surgery

    The Brooklyn Nets had two of its athletes undergo orthopedic surgeries in May.
  4. Globus Medical's new spine debut, J&J MedTech's CFO & more: 7 device company notes

    ZimVie's first-quarter spine sales and six more updates from spine device companies in the last week:
  1. Globus Medical's US spine sales recover in Q1: 4 notes

    Globus Medical on May 10 posted $230.5 million in sales during the first quarter of 2022.
  2. 10 spine surgeons to know

    A new spine leader at a children's hospital and nine more spine surgeons to know:
  3. Reliance Medical reaches $1M settlement in kickback case

    Reliance Medical reached a $1 million settlement over allegations of paying kickbacks to surgeons, the devicemaker's attorney Patric Hooper told Becker's. 
  4. $50M gift to expand spine care at NewYork-Presbyterian

    New York City-based NewYork-Presbyterian received a $50 million donation to expand its Och Spine program.
  5. The questions private equity still needs to answer

    As private equity attracts many spine and orthopedic practices, there are still questions left unanswered about the long-term viability of investments.
  6. Dr. Michael Kelly to lead scoliosis, spinal deformity department at children's hospital

    Michael Kelly, MD, joined Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego as director of scoliosis and spinal deformities.
  7. 4 recent orthopedic lawsuits, settlements

    From a patent battle to alleged fraud from fake medical device companies, here are four lawsuits and settlements involving orthopedics since April 10:
  8. SI-Bone sees 10% revenue growth in Q1

    SI-Bone on May 9 posted $22.4 million in first-quarter 2022 sales, a 10 percent increase year over year.
  9. Zimmer Biomet debuts AI technology for OR platform

    Zimmer Biomet's artificial intelligence technology for its Omni Suite operating room platform debuted.

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