Le Lézard
Classified in: Health
Subject: FDA

Additive Orthopaedics Announces FDA Clearance of their Minimally-Invasive, Intramedullary 3D Printed Bunion Correction System for the Extremities Market



LITTLE SILVER, N.J., June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Additive Orthopaedics, LLC., an orthopaedic device company, today announced that is has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its 3D printed minimally-invasive, intramedullary Bunion Correction System, to address alignment and stabilization of bunions. 

Additive Orthopaedics Logo

According to Dr. Selene Parekh, Professor of Surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke Orthopaedics and North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic, "This new 3D printed implant allows us to have features in plates that we cannot get with standard manufacturing processes. Namely, it allows an area of the plate to provide additional fixation and strength over time enabling bone to grow onto and through the plate. The hope is that a feature like this will allow for more reliable integration and alignment of bones following a bunion procedure." 

This is the Company's fourth 510(k) clearance leveraging additive manufacturing and 6th complete product line, which includes their 3D printed core products, biologics, and customs for limb salvage and complex revision cases.  Surgeons have implanted over 400 of their individual devices since the first full commercial product launch at the end of 2016.  The Company has recently closed a Series A Round of $1M.  

About Additive Orthopaedics, LLC.

Additive Orthopaedics is an early stage orthopaedic company focused on the integration of advanced manufacturing and biologics for the benefit of a better patient outcome. 

Contact:
Greg Kowalczyk
732.882.6633
greg@additiveorthopaedics.com

SOURCE Additive Orthopaedics, LLC.


These press releases may also interest you

at 02:00
LONDON, October 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --   Kx technology to support BrainWaveBank as it uses AI to transform cognitive health -   Solutions based on Kx will allow individuals to monitor their cognitive health and allow BrainWaveBank to develop...

at 01:43
OSLO, Norway, Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Nanovector ASA (OSE: NANO) announces the following presentations by the company's research collaborators at the European Association of Nuclear Medicine annual meeting (EANM; 21-25 October; Vienna,...

at 01:00
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, October 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Net result is a reduction of the fully diluted share capital by 8,212,468 shares  Total number of shares issued in warrant exercises, option exercises and bond conversions since the...

at 00:01
VANCOUVER, Oct 23, 2017 /CNW/ - More than 2,500 heart health experts from across Canada and around the globe meet again in Vancouver today for the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress. Experts at all stages of their careers collaborate, share new ideas,...

22 oct 2017
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., Oct. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The management team of Crestavilla, a luxury senior living community currently under construction in Laguna Niguel, Calif., has launched a Halloween costume drive to benefit the boys and girls who...

22 oct 2017
OTTAWA, Oct. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, will deliver remarks at the Kid Food Nation Gala and present awards to the winners of the national recipe contest. The Minister will be available to answer...




News published on 21 june 2017 at 10:34 and distributed by: