Expanding Orthopedics Granted US Patent for 3D Expandable Cage
Expanding Orthopedics was granted its 14th U.S. Patent, covering 3D expandable cage technology integrated in the FLXfit™. Specifically, the patent addresses the multiple segment design with its articulation mechanism, and the angular expansion for dial-in lordosis correction.
FLXfit received CE Mark Approval and FDA 510(k) clearance in 2014, with initial procedures occurring within the same year.
Sources: Expanding Orthopedics, Inc.; ORTHOWORLD Inc.