FDA clears Captiva Spine's larger screws for MIS pedicle screw systems: 3 things to know

Written by Megan Wood | March 03, 2016 | Print  |

The FDA cleared Captiva Spine's larger diameter screws within the TowerLOX MIS Pedicle Screw System and CapLOX II Pedicle Screws System.

Here are three things to know:

 

1. The additions include 8.5 mm and 9 mm Polyaxial Screws for MIS, Mini-Open and Open cases in 30 mm to 100 mm lengths.

 

2. Captiva Spine exhibited its products at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting in Orlando, Fla.

 

3. "We are pleased to know that after successfully supporting over 5,000 surgeries with Captiva Spine pedicel screws, that surgeons have come to know our company as providing thoughtful and elegant systems combined with reliable solutions for the growing and diverse clinical needs in spine care," said Dale Mitchell, president and founder, Captiva Spine.

 

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