Spine/Neurology

Editorial

  • Extremities | Large Joint | Spine/Neurology
    A Need for Removal Protocols?

    A Need for Removal Protocols?

    Many of you have likely heard of the controversial medical device industry documentary, “The Bleeding Edge,” recently released through Netflix. If you haven’t yet seen it but you’re reading this column, put the magazine down o…
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 09.19.18

  • Large Joint | Spine/Neurology
    Where Are the Flying Cars, Hoverboards, and Smart Implants?

    Where Are the Flying Cars, Hoverboards, and Smart Implants?

    Speculation about the future can often result in unrealistic expectations, regardless of the source from which the speculation originates. For example, just look at the second “Back to the Future” movie. Fans of the film gawked at the pro…
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 05.29.18

  • Materials | Spine/Neurology
    Porous PEEK in the Limelight

    Porous PEEK in the Limelight

    Mergers and acquisitions have become one of the leading growth strategies among medical device manufacturers (and those suppliers who support them as well, for that matter). Purchasing another firm can offer numerous benefits including opening up new…
    Sean Fenske, Editor 10.02.17

  • Biologics | Spine/Neurology
    A Transformative Time for Spinal Technologies

    A Transformative Time for Spinal Technologies

    October marked my first trip to the NASS (North American Spine Society) annual meeting. While I attended the AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons) annual meeting earlier in 2016, this was the first time I was going to an event that was focu…
    Sean Fenske, Editor 11.22.16