Panel of 30 independent surgeon judges recognise Stabilimax in the motion preservation category at the 2009 Spine Technology Awards.
Applied Spine Technologies, Inc. (www.appliedspine.com), a medical device company focused on motion preservation of the lumbar spine, today announced their selection as a “Best New Technology for 2009” in the Motion Preservation category at the 2009 Spine Technology Awards held in San Francisco on 9 November, 2009.The technologies were judged according to their likelihood to advance the care of back patients using cost-effective innovation. The 30 judges were selected for their clinical experience and independence. Sponsored by Orthopedics This Week, the 2009 Spine Technology Awards received submissions from 83 outstanding technologies representing more than 300 individual engineers, inventors and surgeons.
“We are pleased to receive this award, especially with so many interesting new technologies in the motion preservation category”, said Craig Corrance, CEO of Applied Spine Technologies.