Aurora Spine announces 100th minimally invasive interspinous fusion system sold in Italy


Aurora Spine has announced that the 100th ZIP Ultra minimally invasive interspinous fusion system has been sold in Italy. The first surgery in Italy using that system occurred on September 30th, 2013.

“We are pleased with the surgeon adoption rate and our commercialisation strategy of the Aurora ZIP Ultra minimally invasive interspinous fusion system in Italy,” says Trent J Northcutt, president and chief executive officer of Aurora Spine. “We passionately believe the ZIP Ultra minimally invasive implant offers a significant opportunity to provide a better spinal fusion option for doctors, hospital systems, and patients globally, and that it will be a growth driver for the company throughout Europe.”