Latest Arthrosurface Inc. Stories

2014-06-03 16:24:36

FRANKLIN, Mass., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthrosurface(®), Inc. (www.arthrosurface.com), a developer of less-invasive joint restoration systems, performed its first ToeMotion(TM) total toe surgeries with Dr. Carl Hasselman last week at UPMC in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Hasselman, who has been using the HemiCAP(®) system for almost a decade now, combined the new phalangeal implants with the existing HemiCAP(®) metatarsal implants to create a total toe joint restoration. "I have...

2014-04-01 16:25:52

FRANKLIN, Mass., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthrosurface Inc., (www.arthrosurface.com), a developer of less-invasive joint restoration systems, performed its first hammertoe correction surgeries in February using the new, sterile and completely disposable ToeMATE system. It consists of two intramedullary bone screws, a morse-taper interlock pin and hand driven preparation tools. The product has FDA Clearance for use in small joints, thereby making it a versatile system for fusions...

2014-03-07 16:22:53

FRANKLIN, Mass., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthrosurface, Inc. (www.arthrosurface.com), a developer of less-invasive joint restoration systems, received FDA Clearance for its new ToeMotion(TM) Total Toe Restoration System, which it will launch at the AAOS meeting in New Orleans next week. Using its patented and proven fixation technology, the ToeMotion(TM) system consists of a Metatarsal based HemiCAP(®) implant and a new inlay metal baseplate with a poly insert for the...

2014-02-12 12:30:07

FRANKLIN, Mass., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2013 marked the 10-year anniversary of the first patients who received an Arthrosurface HemiCAP® with many more achieving this same milestone later this year. Over a decade later, HemiCAP® patients are still leading pain free, active lifestyles while demonstrating the durability and longevity of the HemiCAP® technology. Kellie Allen, a yoga enthusiast and one of the first Arthrosurface® patients, received her HemiCAP® surgery on...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'