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Quarterly Review

Orthopedic Sales in Line with Seasonal Expectations for 1Q19

The first quarter of 2019 brought modest growth to the orthopedic market, as expected seasonal softness and more competition in digital surgery platforms slowed sales for some of the largest players. The 25 companies coverd in this article had combined total orthopedic sales of $8.7 billion, growing just 1.1% versus the prior year. While the top two players, DePuy Synthes and Zimmer Biomet, both saw -2% growth, the quarter did feature strong performances by Medtronic (+5%) and Wright Medical (+16%) among the larger players.

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