News

16 December 2010

4'000 cervical disc prostheses BAGUERA®C implanted worldwide

Spineart is proud to announce that their cervical disc prosthesis BAGUERA®C has successfully been implanted more than 4.000 times worldwide. The first surgeries were held in January 2007 and as of today, the cervical disc prosthesis has been implanted in 20 countries on the 5 continents. BAGUERA®C is the first pre-assembled, MRI compatible prosthesis that is designed to absorb shocks with an artificial disc containing a guided mobile PE inlay.

16 December 2010

A new lumbar cage available in US

Spineart extends its lumbar cages range in US. The FDA has granted 510k approval for the new transforminal oblique lumbar cage JULIET® OL. This cage, designed to share the load and improve the fusion process, is often associated with the minimally invasive surgery technique and complements the ROMEO®2 MIS system.

16 December 2010

Two new screw sizes availables in US

Spineart extends its ROMEO2 polyaxial screw in the US. The FDA has granted 510K approval for polyaxial screws diameter 4mm and 8mm. This supplement allows for thoracical lumbar constructs, revisions and more complex deformity cases. Spineart implants can now be used for long constructs.

1 June 2010

3'500 Cervical Disc Prostheses BAGUERA®C implanted worldwide

SPINEART is proud to announce that since the first implantation in January 2007, their cervical disc prosthesis BAGUERA®C has successfully been implanted more than 3.500 times worldwide with very satisfying results. BAGUERA®C is the world’s first MRI compatible, pre-assembled, anatomical cervical artificial disc, designed to absorb shocks while containing a guided mobile PE inlay.

14 April 2010

SPINEART signs distribution agreement with Sanofi-Aventis

SPINEART has signed a distribution agreement with Sanofi-Aventis in Germany. Sanofi-Aventis, a leading global pharmaceutical company, is setting up a dedicated spine implant business to become one of the key players in the German spinal market, answering to the needs of the surgeons in the expected high quality manner. Germany is the biggest European market for spinal implants and the 3rd biggest market worldwide.

11 March 2010

510k approval for ROMEO® MIS lumbar posterior minimally invasive system

SPINEART has announced the 510k approval of their ROMEO® MIS lumbar minimally invasive system by the FDA in the United States. The system is designed to allow for minimally invasive as well as open surgery. It will also feature the possibilities of a percutaneous surgery, spondylolysthesis and fracture reduction.

8 February 2010

SPINEART strengthens its position in France

SPINEART is proud to announce, that its spectacular progression in France continued with an amazing 39% revenue increase over 2008.
Based on the revenues generated and the official Millennium Research European market study, spineart has conquered 29% of the cervical disc replacement market in France, 15,6% of the intervertebral segment (PLIF, TLIF, ALIF, ACIF, type JULIET® and TRYPTIK® cages) and 10,6% of the thoraco-lumbar DDD segment (Osteosynthesis screws and fixations type ROMEO®).

 

7 January 2010

3'000 Cervical Disc Prostheses BAGUERA®C implanted worldwide

SPINEART is proud to announce that since the first implantation in January 2007, their cervical disc prosthesis BAGUERA®C has successfully been implanted more than 3.000 times worldwide with very satisfying results. BAGUERA®C is the world’s first MRI compatible, pre-assembled, anatomical cervical artificial disc, designed to absorb shocks while containing a guided mobile PE inlay.