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Top 10 Takeaways from Orthopedics in 2019
 
Entry Into Joint Replacement a Major Step in Globus Medical’s Evolution
By Mike Evers In October, we sat down with leaders from Globus Medical to discuss their surprising entrance into the joint replacement market and robotics’ role in orthopedic surgery. As a quick refresher, during 2Q19 Globus Medical announced that it had acquired substantially all...
Stryker Issues Safety Communication on STAR Total Ankle
Stryker issued a Safety Communication related to STAR Total Ankle Replacement Non-Foil Packed Mobile Bearing Components.
Enabling Technology and Integrated Selling Strategies Drove Orthopedic Growth in the Third Quarter
The third quarter of 2019 brought some standout performances from large players like Stryker, Medtronic, NuVasive and Globus Medical. DePuy Synthes and Zimmer Biomet made incremental progress in returning to market growth. Notably, the top performing players all have well-established enabling tec...
Stryker to Acquire Wright Medical, Bolster Extremities Portfolio
Stryker announced their intention to acquire Wright Medical, effectively boosting their extremities portfolio and making them the clear second-largest player in the orthopedic market by revenue, according to our estimates. Wright Medical is expected to be purchased for $30.75 per share,...
Wright Medical Growth Downturn Continued in Lead Up to Stryker Deal
Wright Medical reports 3Q19 revenue of USD $212.4MM, +9.4% vs. 3Q18.
Zimmer Biomet Gains Momentum on ROSA Knee and Increased Supply
Zimmer Biomet reports 3Q19 orthopedic revenue of USD $1,686.8MM, +3% vs. 3Q18.
Conformis Continues Slide Due to Aetna Coverage Denials
Conformis reports 3Q19 revenue of USD $17.3MM, -40.3% vs. 3Q18.
Stryker Acquires Wright Medical, Speeds Path to Leadership in Extremities
Stryker acquires Wright Medical for $30.75 per share, total equity value of $4BB.
Stryker Gains FDA Clearance for SAHARA Lateral 3D Expandable Interbody
Stryker received FDA 510(k) clearance to market the SAHARA® Lateral 3D Expandable Interbody System featuring Lamellar 3D Titanium Technology.
Stryker Continues to Outpace Competitors with Solid Execution Across Segments
Stryker reports 3Q19 orthopedic revenue of USD $1,857.6MM, +9.7% vs. 3Q18.
Synaptive Medical Collaborates with Stryker on Visualization in Spine Surgery
Synaptive Medical expanded its automation and robotics applications into spine, and entered into a co-marketing collaboration with Stryke...
Stryker Completes Acquisition of Mobius Imaging/Cardan Robotics
Stryker completed its acquisition of Mobius Imaging and Cardan Robotics, specialists in point-of-care imaging....
Smith+Nephew CEO Stepping Down
Smith+Nephew CEO Namal Nawana will step down from his position on October 31, by mutual agreement, to pursue opportunities outside of the U.K.
Conformis and Stryker Enter Development, License and Distribution Agreement for PSI Knee Technology
Conformis and Stryker entered development, license and distribution agreements for patient specific instrument technology. 
Medical Device Industry Stakeholders Seek Permanent Repeal of Medical Device Tax
The Medical Device Manufacturers Association, the Advanced Medical Technology Association, the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance and numerous industry stakeholders are
First U.S. Case with DT MedTech's H3 Total Ankle
DT MedTech's Hintermann Series H3™ Total Ankle was successfully implanted in its first U.S. procedure.
Study Results: Benvenue Medical, DiscGenics, Stryker
Benvenue Medical, DiscGenics and Stryker shared study results for spinal technologies.
Stryker Announces SAKOS Pivotal Trial Results for SpineJack
Results from the SAKOS pivotal trial of Stryker's SpineJack® implantable fracture reduction system successfully demonstrated non-inferiority to balloon...
Orthopedic Public Companies Grow 2.6% YoY in Quarter
By Mike Evers The second quarter of 2019 brought incremental improvement over the first. Year over year revenue grew 2.6% in the quarter for the public companies reported herein compared to 1.1% last quarter. The five largest orthopedic players, which control 58% of the market, showed a...
Stryker Unsuccessful in KFx Medical Patent Challenge
The U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board denied Stryker's request for an inter partes review of challenged claims in a suit pertaining to KFx ...
Stryker Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire Mobius Imaging and Cardan Robotics
Stryker enters definitive agreement to acquire Mobius Imaging and Cardan Robotics for $500MM in cash.
Opportunity in Value-Based Care Lies in Impacting Quality
By Patrick Vega, M.S., Vizient The purpose of this quarterly column is to introduce and discuss key considerations for device companies from the perspective of their customers: hospitals, health systems and physicians. ...
Stryker to Acquire Sterilization Specialist TSO3
Stryker agrees to acquire sterilization specialist TSO3 for CAD $68.4MM (USD $51.7MM)
Globus Medical Acquires StelKast, Hip and Knee Device Company
Globus Medical (GMED) acquired StelKast, manufacturer of implants and instruments for hip and knee replacement, for USD $24.1MM in ca...
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