Orthofix Launches PHOENIX Minimally Invasive Spinal Fixation in Japan
Orthofix entered the Japan market with launch of its PHOENIX® Minimally Invasive Spinal Fixation System, following regulatory approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.
PHOENIX supports percutaneous pedicle screw placement to assist fusion in cases of degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis and trauma conditions, and is designed for implantation via percutaneous and mini open surgical approaches.
Sources: Orthofix International N.V.
Other recent activity in this geographic region, which is considered to be the world's second-largest spine market and the largest general medical device market outside of the U.S., include:
Sources: ORTHOWORLD Inc.