SpineSource Launches Expandable Lumbar Interbody Cage in U.S.

By Julie A. Vetalice

SpineSource commenced U.S. launch of the titanium alloy L-Varlock Lumbar Cage, reportedly the only expandable interbody that can adjust in situ from 0° to 24° of lordotic angle and up to 7mm of expansion.

L-Varlock will be sold through SpineSource’s nationwide independent group of implant sales professionals. SpineSource is the exclusive U.S. distributor for L-Varlock, which is imported to the U.S. by Eden Spine and manufactured by Kisco.

Source: SpineSource, Inc.

SpineSource launched the expandable WAVE® Cage, manufactured by Advanced Medical Technologies, in 2009. Medtronic acquired the WAVE and other AMT products in 2012.

SpineSource was founded in 2004 as the exclusive U.S. distributor for Germany's Ulrich, launching the expandable VBR and co-founding Ulrich Medical USA in 2006.

SpineSource and Creaspine have an exclusive agreement through 3Q17 for U.S. distribution of Creaspine's SupStance® PEEK Optima® Vertebral Body Replacement.

Product Labels: Spinal Fusion

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