Exactech announced successful completion of the first surgery using the Vantage® Total Ankle. Full U.S. market launch is slated for 2017.
Vantage received FDA 510(k) clearance at the end of 1Q16.
Integra's Cadence total ankle completed initial U.S. clinical use and initial EU procedures earlier this year, as well. Total ankle systems are found in the portfolios of these companies, listed in ORTHOWORLD's Device Company Directory.
Sources: Exactech, Inc.; ORTHOWORLD Inc.