The Ogmend Implant Enhancement System acts like a wall anchor for bone to help enhance fixation and achieve stability when screws have lost fixation.
Historically, total ankle replacements have had low success rates compared to the more popular knee, hip and shoulder replacements. To put this into context, knee replacements have a success rate of nearly 96%, while ankle replacements succeed only 78% of the time, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
StabilizOrtho has developed the first FDA-cleared plate and hybrid metallic/polymer screw system that adjusts with the body during fracture healing.
X-ray vision is typically associated with B-level science fiction. But it's also a fairly accurate description of what surgeons can experience while using Augmedic's xvision spine system.
Surgeon entrepreneurs launch the Journal of Orthopaedic Experience & Innovation that highlights clinical, economic and industry innovations.
The company has developed a number of fundamental technologies to eliminate the cables that are currently endemic to endoscopic procedures.
As healthcare costs increase, TendoNova says that its competitive advantage is offering a low-cost solution that can be used in a low-cost setting.
Benjamin Reinmann, M.D., says that the joint replacement market is moving away from the implant toward services driven by technology and keeping value-based patient care on the radar.
Fusion Robotics seeks to introduce the world's first portable spinal robotic navigation offering. It can easily fit within a suitcase for simple travel. The full system comprises five parts, including a laptop, USB localizing camera, O.R. table mounting arms, and a four-pound robot.
“Muvr is a full-stack recovery company,” said Robert Winder, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Muvr Labs. “That means that we have physical therapists to treat patients; we have technology that assists in the treatment of the patients, including wearable sensors and an app; and we also have technology that helps physical therapists get scheduled and optimize the route that therapists take when they're going to treat patients in their homes.”