4 things to know about Emerging Implant Technologies

Written by Shayna Korol | August 28, 2018 | Print  |

Emerging Implant Technologies is a spinal fusion technology company.

Here are four things to know:

1. The company produces 3D-printed porous titanium implants using selective laser melting.

2. EIT's Cellular Titanium is designed to combine titanium's biocompatibility with improved osteointegrative properties. The porous titanium scaffold features macro-, micro- and nano-scale characteristics to facilitate the bony fusion process.

3. The EIT Smart Spinal Fusion portfolio includes:

  • EIT Anterior Lumbar Interbody Decompression and Fusion Implant
  • EIT Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Decompression and Fusion Implant
  • EIT Cervical Implant
  • EIT Posterior Lumbar Interbody Decompression and Fusion Implant

4. The implants have been used in over 10,000 cases, spanning more than 15 countries, including Germany, France, Australia, Korea and the Netherlands.

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