Titan Spine said yesterday it is expanding its spinal device warranty to include free replacement if its Endoskeleton interbody fusion devices delaminate or generate particulate debris during implantation. The Mequon, Wisc.-based company said it amended its warranty, which it launched in 2014, based on its “confidence in its proprietary subtractive manufacturing process. “Since we 1st announced […]
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Titan Spine announced this week that it’s offering a new series of warranties for its Endoskeleton line of interbody spinal fusion implants, promising a 1-time free revision surgery within 5 years.
Biomet signed a European distribution deal for Titan Spine’s Endoskeleton interbody fusion devices, beginning in Germany and spreading through the E.U., the companies announced.
The FDA granted Kimberly-Clark Health Care the first 510(k) clearance for a single-use pediatric face mask.
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Titan Spine Receives Regulatory Clearance to Launch Endoskeleton® TAS ALIF Interbody Fusion Device with Integrated Fixation
Unique Implant Incorporates Integrated Screws that Prevent the Need for Supplemental Fixation
MEQUON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Titan Spine, a medical device surface technology company focused on the development of innovative spinal interbody fusion implants, announced today that it has received FDA clearance to commercially release its Endoskeleton® TAS system, consisting of an ALIF device with integrated fixation screws. The regulatory clearance is the fifth such approval for the company and supplements its current line of TLIF, PLIF, ALIF, and cervical interbody implants.