OrthoPediatrics Launches BandLoc System

By Julie A. Vetalice

OrthoPediatrics launched BandLoc 5.5/6.0mm Sublaminar Banding technology, a complement to its RESPONSE Spine system to treat complex pathologies.

BandLoc is CE Mark approved and FDA-cleared in the U.S. and certain international markets. The pedicle-sparing band passage technique is intended to treat a variety of complex spinal pathologies, including scoliosis.

The implant incorporates the RESPONSE set screw technology and accepts multiple rod diameters. Further, BandLoc is compatible with any 5.5 or 6.0mm spinal correction system on the market and can be used with competitive systems.

Source: OrthoPediatrics Corp.; ORTHOWORLD Inc.