Quantcast
Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 6:04 EDT

Latest Orthopedic surgery Stories

2014-04-15 16:28:37

Continues Product Portfolio Expansion For Intervertebral Body Fusion Applications ST. LOUIS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ulrich medical USA, Inc., today announced the U.S. market release of the tezo® spine implants for multiple surgical approaches to lumbosacral interbody fusion. "We are experiencing a segmental market shift in the degenerative spine sector: A growing number of U.S. surgeons are switching back to interbody devices that are made from titanium materials versus...

2014-04-15 16:27:15

A New York, NY Board Certified physician specializing in Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Cary Chapman, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2014. NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected New York's Orthopaedic Surgery specialist Dr. Cary Chapman for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73248 Castle...

2014-04-15 08:30:25

WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Drug Watchdog now fears the vast majority of all metal hip implant recipients who have had a premature failure of their artificial hip implant will never receive compensation because they did not take vital proactive steps like getting a blood test to measure cobalt, and chromium levels in their blood stream, or they did not get a MRI that could have detected a premature failure be detecting tissue inflammation around the stem, or cup...

2014-04-14 12:34:53

WESTMINSTER, Colo., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cerapedics, an orthobiologics company focused on developing and commercializing its proprietary synthetic small peptide (P-15) technology platform, today announced closing of a $9 million venture debt financing from GE Capital, Healthcare Financial Services. The loan, which does not include equity or warrant coverage, will support general business operations for Cerapedics, including the advancement of Cerapedics' United States...

2014-04-14 12:34:09

DUBLIN, Apr. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n4bj2c/global_minimally ) has announced the addition of the "Global Minimally Invasive VCF Devices Market Report" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the Global Minimally Invasive VCF Devices market to grow at a CAGR of 10.12 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth...

2014-04-11 23:24:58

Top Long Island Orthopedists Offer Specialized, Comprehensive Care Woodbury, NY (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 The Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group, the leading private orthopedic practice on Long Island, has announced the opening of its new office in Woodbury, New York. Conveniently located at 45 Crossways Park Drive, the new 22,000-square-foot comprehensive, full-service facility is designed to offer patients the latest in specialized orthopedic care along with the utmost in convenience by...

2014-04-10 23:02:55

Drs. Robert S. Bray, Jr. and Richard Kim Named Co-Directors Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Committed to redefining the delivery of spine care, DISC Sports & Spine Center (DISC) has created a powerful new division within its existing Orange County practice. The Newport Beach Spine Group taps the expertise of seven leading spine specialists united by their common goal of furthering minimally invasive techniques. DISC opened its Newport Beach location in 2012 with the goal of...

2014-04-10 13:49:48

UT Arlington and Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital are investigating whether bone grown from the body’s own stem cells can replace traditional types of bone grafting. The process, which has been successful in previous lab experiments, uses biodegradable polymer scaffolding material and bone morphogenetic protein, or BMP, which was inserted into the abdomen of mice to attract stem cells that in turn produced bone. BMPs are proteins known to promote bone growth. The research is...

2014-04-09 23:01:26

According to an Order issued by U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade, a court conference is scheduled for April 10, 2014 for the DePuy Pinnacle multidistrict litigation (MDL). Parker Waichman LLP is representing numerous individuals in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits, and continues to offer legal advice to patients allegedly injured due to the metal-on-metal hip device. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by...

2014-04-09 16:26:04

Company to Use Funds to Expand Hip and Knee Replacement Products and Commercialize OMNInav(TM) EAST TAUNTON, Mass., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OMNIlife science, Inc. (also known as "OMNI"), an established medical technology company targeting the $15 billion and rapidly growing global hip and knee replacement medical device sector, announces the closing of a $27.5 million debt financing. The debt facility is being provided by affiliates of Deerfield Management Company. OMNI is an...


Latest Orthopedic surgery Reference Libraries

Laminotomy
2013-04-30 09:59:37

Laminotomy is a procedure that works to decompress the spinal nerve root and/ or spinal cord by removing part of a lamina of the vertebral arch. This started as a hemilaminectomy which is the removal of half of the lamina, left or right, but now is the removal of portions of both sides of the lamina to allow for vertebral stability. Laminotomy is most often accompanied by a facetectomy which is the decompression of a spinal nerve root. How it is Performed When a laminotomy is...

More Articles (1 articles) »