OrthAlign Milestone: 75,000 Navigated Joint Replacements

By Julie A. Vetalice

OrthAlign announced completion of 75,000 joint arthroplasty cases employing the company's handheld, sensor-based precision alignment and positioning technology. This is an increase from 60,000 procedures announced just over one year ago.

KneeAlign®, the company's first application, debuted in 2009. UniAlign™ handheld navigation for unicompartmental knee arthroplasty launched in 1Q17; HipAlign® also entered limited launch in 2017 for total hip replacement. Full launch is slated for 2018.

Sources: OrthAlign, Inc.; ORTHOWORLD Inc.

Product Labels: Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Surgical Navigation