First U.S. procedures have been performed with the VERTICALE posterior double rod fixation system from Silony Medical, used for stabilizing the thoracic and lumbar spine.
VERTICALE features customizable sets of sterile pedicle screws ranging from 4.5 to 10.2mm wide and 25 to 100mm long. It comprises polyaxial, monoaxial, uniplanar and iliac screws, available as solid or cannulated and fenestrated, which are combined with 5.5mm titanium or cobalt chromium rods.
Since 2013, more than 55,000 Silony Medical screws have been implanted in 10 countries including Austria, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
Source: Silony Medical