External Fixation

March 16, 2022

Orthofix Gains FDA Clearance for TrueLok EVO Ring Fixation

Orthofix Gains FDA Clearance for TrueLok EVO Ring Fixation
Designed for complex limb reconstruction and deformity correction, the system features radiolucent rings and struts for clear visualization under x-ray.
November 5, 2021

DePuy Synthes Acquires OrthoSpin

DePuy Synthes Acquires OrthoSpin
OrthoSpin's automated, digitally-enabled AutoStrut G2 System offers a new solution for the external circular fixation market.
January 25, 2021

OrthoSpin Gains FDA Clearance for G2 System

OrthoSpin Gains FDA Clearance for G2 System
This is the company's second generation robotic digitally-enabled external fixation system for orthopedic treatments.
September 23, 2020

WishBone on a Mission to Bridge the Gap in Pediatric Orthopedics

WishBone on a Mission to Bridge the Gap in Pediatric Orthopedics
CEO Nick Deeter says that 95% of children continue to receive adult orthopedic products that were never intended for them nor cleared by FDA for use in children. WishBone seeks to change the paradigm of pediatric orthopedics with its child-focused implants and sterile packaged disposable kits.

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July 29, 2020

OIC Launches One Procedure, One Price Initiative

OIC Launches One Procedure, One Price Initiative
The initiative is designed to reduce the expense of orthopedic procedures and create a standard cost of care for patients, physicians and hospitals.
March 31, 2020

OrthoSpin Raising up to $5 Million in Funding

OrthoSpin Raising up to $5 Million in Funding
OrthoSpin raised USD $5 million in a Series B financing for its robotic, digitally enabled external fixation system.
February 4, 2020

AMDT Launches SixFix Circular Fixation

AMDT commenced commercial launch of the SixFix™ Circular Fixation system.
June 5, 2019

OrthoPediatrics Acquires Vilex, ExFix Technology

OrthoPediatrics acquired Vilex, with its Orthex Hexapod circular fixation technology and x-ray planning software, for USD $60MM. Vilex posted 2018 revenue of $11.8MM, mostly derived from U.S. sales.
July 23, 2018

JNJ Leads $3MM Round for OrthoSpin Robotic ExFix System

OrthoSpin completed a US $3MM investment round for its smart robotic external fixation system. Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JJDC led the round. 
March 7, 2018

Globus Medical Unveils FDA-Cleared Trauma Products

Globus Medical debuted its FDA-510(k)-cleared trauma products, comprising fracture plates, compression and cannulated screws, intramedullary nails and external fixation. 
February 28, 2018

Successful First-in-Human for OrthoSpin Robotic External Fixation

OrthoSpin announced successful completion of a first-in-human case with SmartStrut, an external fixation system with smart automatic control of frame adjustments. 
October 11, 2017

DePuy Synthes Launches MAXFRAME Multi-Axial Correction System

DePuy Synthes is launching MAXFRAME™, a 3D simulation assisted external circular fixation device for the treatment of limb deformity in the arm, leg, foot or ankle.