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  • Trauma/Sports
    Safeguard Medical Acquires Vetrun

    Safeguard Medical Acquires Vetrun's Universal Splint Line

    Global leader to add splints to emergency medical kits.
    PR Newswire 07.22.21

  • Spine/Neurology
    Potential Concerns with NuVasive MAGEC System Implants

    Potential Concerns with NuVasive MAGEC System Implants

    Potential mechanical failures and concerns about tissue incompatibility.
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration 07.16.21

  • Bracing/Prosthetics
    Coapt Buys LTI from College Park Industries

    Coapt Buys LTI from College Park Industries

    LTI addition strengthens Coapt’s research and development capabilities and outlook.
    Coapt 07.16.21


  • Large Joint
    Canary Medical’s ‘Smart’ Implants

    Canary Medical’s ‘Smart’ Implants

    MPO's Sean Fenske speaks with Dr. Bill Hunter of Canary Medical about his firm’s smart implant technology for orthopedics.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 07.13.21

  • Spine/Neurology
    Gemspring Capital Buys Zavation Medical Products

    Gemspring Capital Buys Zavation Medical Products

    Zavation's management team will continue to lead the business.
    PR Newswire 07.09.21

  • Conformis Settles Patent Litigation with Stryker

    Conformis Settles Patent Litigation with Stryker

    Companies settle Wright Medical litigation related to patient-specific instruments for use with shoulder implants.
    Globe Newswire 07.07.21


  • Spine/Neurology
    Integrity Implants, Fusion Robotics Merge to Form Accelus

    Integrity Implants, Fusion Robotics Merge to Form Accelus

    New entity to offer procedure-enabling technology with the goal of making minimally invasive spine surgery the standard of care.
    Globe Newswire 07.07.21

  • Integra CEO Peter Arduini Headed for GE Healthcare

    Integra CEO Peter Arduini Headed for GE Healthcare

    The company has initiated a formal search for a new president and CEO.
    06.25.21

  • Colfax Corporation to Acquire Mathys AG Bettlach

    Colfax Corporation to Acquire Mathys AG Bettlach

    Deal will expand DJO’s reconstructive business outside of the U.S., strengthen its innovation pipeline, and broaden its product portfolio.
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.08.21


  • Large Joint | MIS/Robotics
    Surgical Robots Will Benefit the Joint Reconstruction Device Industry

    Surgical Robots Will Benefit the Joint Reconstruction Device Industry

    The global joint reconstruction device market could be worth over $25.3 billion by 2027.
    Online Exclusives Hrishikesh Kadam, Senior Research Content Developer at Global Market Insights Inc. 06.02.21

  • Extremities
    Paragon 28 Acquires Assets of Additive Orthopaedics

    Paragon 28 Acquires Assets of Additive Orthopaedics

    Deal includes FDA-approved 3D-printed patient-specific Talus Spacer for avascular necrosis treatment.
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.01.21

  • 3-D Printing/Additive Mfg.
    Successfully Onboarding Metal-Based Additive Manufacturing

    Successfully Onboarding Metal-Based Additive Manufacturing

    Validating titanium alloy Ti64 for additive manufacturing of orthopedic devices to accelerate technology adoption.
    Jeph Ruppert and Steve Ward, 3D Systems 05.17.21

  • Coatings/Surface Modification
    Surface Treatments and Coatings Add a Layer of Value

    Surface Treatments and Coatings Add a Layer of Value

    A roundtable discussion between experts in the field of orthopedic device surface modification and coating technologies and services.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 05.17.21

  • 3-D Printing/Additive Mfg. | Machining & Tooling
    Additive Manufacturing Aids in Implant Manufacturing

    Additive Manufacturing Aids in Implant Manufacturing

    3D printing technologies are growing in use for orthopedic implants, but have not yet bypassed the traditional fabrication techniques.
    Mark Crawford, Contributing Writer 05.17.21

  • Spine/Neurology
    Pediatric Orthopedics Need a Minor Adjustment

    Pediatric Orthopedics Need a Minor Adjustment

    Despite a rise in pediatric orthopedic innovation, children remain a largely neglected and underserved patient population.
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 05.17.21