Tag: TLIF

IDE

Cerapedics announces first patients enrolled in IDE clinical trial of P-15L...

  The first patients have been enrolled in an investigational device exemption (IDE) clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the next-generation P-15L peptide...

icotec receives FDA clearance to market BlackArmor® Carbon/PEEK interbody cages

The latest line of icotec interbody cages, designed to optimise bony integration and post-operative visualisation, has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

Fortilink-TS and –L IBF systems with TETRAfuse 3D technology launches commercially

The commercial launch of Fortilink-TS and –L IBF systems (RTI Surgical) with TETRAfuse 3D technology has added to a growing series of interbody fusion...

CoreLink acquires medical device company Expanding Orthopedics

CoreLink, a manufacturer of spinal implant systems, acquired Israel-based Expanding Orthopedics, a privately held medical device developer. Along with the FDA cleared expanding and articulating...

Disability scores improve for all patients undergoing surgery with a Luna...

Positive interim results of a retrospective analysis of the Luna 3D multi-expandable interbody fusion system were announced by Benvenue Medical at the Annual Meeting...

First clinical use of SENTRY 2 lateral plating system announced by...

Life Spine, a privately held medical device company based in Huntley, Illinois, has announced the first clinical use of SENTRY 2 lateral plating system,...

Research shows NuVasive porous PEEK structure maintains high porosity after impaction

The NuVasive porous polyether-ether-ketone (PEEK) material shows minimal surface damage upon impaction compared to titanium-coated devices, concludes a study recently published in The Spine...

Cerapedics receives FDA approval to initiate IDE study of P-15L bone...

Cerapedics, a privately-held orthobiologics company, has announced the company received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to initiate an investigational device...
Zimmer Biomet

Zimmer Biomet launches Avenue T TLIF cage

Zimmer Biomet has officially launched the Avenue T transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) cage in the USA. Avenue T incorporates VerteBridge plating. This is...
Expanding Orthopedics FLXfit

US FDA clears EOI’s FLXfit15 expandable cage

Expanding Orthopedics Incorporated (EOI) has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the FLXfit15. The device offers infinitely adjustable expansion, and...

First patient enrolled in long-term Infuse posterolateral fusion study

Medtronic has announced the launch of a long-term clinical study programme to collect prospective data on rhBMP-2 (Infuse) bone graft in posterolateral fusion (PLF)...

First clinical use of Life Spine’s TiBow expandable spacer system

Life Spine has announced the first clinical uses of its TiBow minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) expandable spacer system featuring Osseo-Loc surface...

CE mark for EOI’s FLXfit cage with 15 degrees of lordosis...

Expanding Orthopedics Incorporated (EOI) has received CE mark for the FLXfit 15, an enhancement to the existing FLXfit 3D expandable cage. The FLXfit 15...

OLLIF procedure cuts procedure time in half, Inspired Spine reports

Inspired Spine recently presented on the oblique lateral lumbar interbody fusion (OLLIF) procedure at the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery (12–14...

First implantation of Spine Innovation’s expandable interbody fusion cage takes place

The first implantations of Spine Innovation’s expandable transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion device have taken place. The first surgery was performed by James Bruffey and Robert...

Life Spine introduces two new TLIF products at NASS 2016

Life Spine has introduced two new transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) products at the 2016 annual meeting of the North American Spine Society (NASS;...

First US surgeries performed with 4Web Medical’s curved posterior spine Truss...

4Web Medical has announced that the first surgeries using the company's Curved Posterior Spine Truss system (PSTS) for transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion procedures have...

Kern Singh to lead clinical study of the FLXfit 3D expandable...

Kern Singh, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush University Medical Center, and his team have started to enrol patients for a clinical study on the FLXfit articulating...

US FDA clears Spineart Juliet Ti lumbar interbody devices

Spineart has received 510(k) clearances from the US Food and Drug Administration to market its new Juliet Ti lumbar interbody systems in the USA....