Surgeons Weigh in on Robotics’ Role in Orthopedics

Robotics remains a hotly-discussed topic amongst orthopedic surgeons. OMTEC® 2019 provided a stage for the continued debate during the surgeon keynote, with active robotic users calling for technology advancements and a non-user recommending that adoption be based on data and outcomes.

Emerging Business Models Address Disruption in Orthopaedics

To offset the shifting economic and regulatory environment, Bill Tribe, Ph.D., partner at consulting firm A.T. Kearney, foresees the need for companies to abandon traditional business models and begin to develop and implement distinctive, proprietary ones. Those will be based on the interplay of every facet of an organization, from executives to engineers to sales staff to supply chain managers.