Vallum receives FDA clearance for PEEKplus nanotextured spinal implant surface: 3 things to know

Written by Shayna Korol | September 04, 2018 | Print  |

Vallum Co. received FDA clearance for its PEEKplus nanotextured surface for spinal interbody fusion devices.

Here are three things to know:

1. Vallum uses its proprietary accelerated neutral atom beam technology to create the PEEKplus nanotextured surface.

2. The nanotexturing technology is designed to be applied to any fully-manufactured PEEK interbody device without altering its design, size, mechanical or chemical properties.

3. PEEKplus is not a coating. It is not porous and has no chemicals infused into the PEEK.

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