SpineSource has entered into a long-term exclusive distribution agreement with Kisco International to market, sell and distribute Kisco’s L-Varlock expandable lumbar cage for vertebral interbody fusion in the USA.
The cage is designed to provide spinal surgeons a device which can be expanded from an angle of zero to 24.5 degrees, expand from zero to 7.1mm within the disc space. Made of titanium alloy, it is intended to provide a preferred material for bony osteointegration and a wide open framework for bony in-growth.
SpineSource will market and distribute the L-Varlock expandable cage through its independent sales force.
SpineSource was founded in 2004, becoming the exclusive distributor for Ulrich Medical in the USA. The company then went on to help found Ulrich Medical USA in 2007. In 2008, SpineSource launched expandable PEEK cages from Advanced Medical Technologies, a company which was acquired by Medtronic in 2012.
The Mission of SpineSource is to provide the highest level of quality service based upon clinical and industry expertise and ethics while delivering intelligent technology promoting the well-being of patients with spinal disorders.
L-Varlock is patented and trademarked by Kisco International.