US FDA clears 4WEB Lateral Spine Truss system

4WEB Lateral Spine Truss system
4WEB Lateral Spine Truss system

4WEB Medical has received 510K clearance from the FDA for its lateral interbody fusion device, the Lateral Spine Truss system.

Frank Cammisa, professor and chief emeritus of the Spine Service at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, says, “4WEB’s proprietary truss implant technology leverages fundamental engineering principles in structural mechanics to address important clinical issues such as implant subsidence after lateral access surgery.”

The Lateral Spine Truss System launch will include a multiple sizing options and integrated instrumentation. Additionally, the lateral implants will feature smart single-sterile packaging, intended to ensure sterility, improve operating room efficiencies, and allow access to global markets where sterile packaging is a requirement.

“We now offer Truss Implant Technology for every mainstream surgical technique used in spinal surgery,” says Jim Bruty, vice president, Sales and Marketing of 4WEB.