“Aurora is changing spine surgery, and we are thrilled that our patent has been issued by the USPTO. This patent further validates modern advancements of our minimally invasive spinal implants,” said Trent Northcutt, president and CEO of Aurora Spine, “and it maintains our ability to continue introducing advanced minimally invasive spinal technologies.”
“Our minimally invasive screwless portfolio provides spine surgeons with our ‘Patented’ ONE-STEP locking mechanism that eliminates the use of a set screw. The success of our Screwless Procedure is a testament to our dedicated focus on disruptive technology and our commitment to—Simplifying the Complex."
This is Aurora’s fourth issued U.S. patent. Aurora has several other U.S. and international patent applications pending directed to the ZIP system and its other minimally invasive spinal implant technologies.