DeGen Medical gains clearance of new modular pedicle screw for spine procedure

Written by Alan Condon | September 27, 2019 | Print  |

DeGen Medical recently received FDA clearance for its F1 MPS modular pedicle screw system for the Joust minimally invasive procedure.

Four insights:

1. Joust is a modular pedicle screw with a cobalt chrome alloy head for percutaneous procedures.

2. The device features towers with built-in rod reduction technology intended for percutaneous screw placement in the traditional or cortical approach.

3. Joust's rod insertion tool helps achieve a stable fusion construct without undergoing the traditional open approach.

4. Joust, with the F1 MPS system, will be available in the fourth quarter of 2019.

More articles on devices:
Dr. Isaac Karikari: Changing attitudes toward opioids and how physicians can drive change
Dr. Timothy Kremchek to operate on Reds rookie Nick Senzel — 4 insights
Icotec to introduce new pedicle screw system — 4 insights 

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers