Navigation Links
Ascension Orthopedics Announces First Implantations of TITAN™ Modular Shoulder
Date:9/29/2010

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascension Orthopedics, Inc., the world leader in PyroCarbon orthopedic devices, announces the first implantations of the TITAN Modular Total Shoulder. William B. Geissler, M.D. performed the surgeries at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi."I am very pleased with the results of the surgical procedures. By impacting the bone rather than traditional reaming, the humeral stems have an excellent press fit, are very stable and bone preserving – a big advantage over other systems. The postoperative radiographs showed a good anatomic fit," stated Dr. Geissler. "The instrumentation is straightforward, simplifying the procedure and making it more time efficient. The key feature of the prosthesis is the advanced modularity, which allows the implant to be used in a wide variety of patients and indications in my practice."

The TITAN Modular Shoulder System offers a bone preserving option for patients needing total or hemi shoulder arthroplasty.  The modularity of the system allows the surgeon to independently select distal stems and proximal bodies to suit patient anatomy and bone quality. The system is fully interchangeable – all primary and fracture bodies can be used with either press-fit or cemented stems. There are 26 humeral head sizes available, and multiple glenoid options are included for patients needing total shoulder replacement.  

"The first implantations of the TITAN Modular Total Shoulder are a great accomplishment for Ascension," commented Guy Mayer, President and CEO of Ascension Orthopedics. "We look forward to the continued success of the TITAN Modular Total Shoulder as well as the expansion of our shoulder product line. The system will debut during an anatomic skills workshop on October 24 at the International Symposium on Shoulder and Elbow Trauma in Scottsdale, Arizona."  

Ascension Orthopedics was founded in Austin, Texas in 1992. Th
'/>"/>

SOURCE Ascension Orthopedics, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Ascension Orthopedics Hires Key Senior Executives
2. Phreesia to Accelerate Growth with $16 Million Investment Led by Ascension Health Ventures
3. Ascension Orthopedics Implants First PyroCarbon Shoulder Device in United Kingdom
4. Ascension Orthopedics Receives FDA Approval for TITAN™ Modular Total Shoulder System
5. First Human Implant of New Archus Orthopedics Facet Replacement System
6. Wound Management Technologies Acquires Resorbable Orthopedics
7. Facet Solutions Acquires Archus Orthopedics
8. Pioneer(R) Surgical Technology, Inc. and Bonovo(R) Orthopedics, Inc. Establish Foothold in Fastest Growing Spine Market in the World
9. Wound Management Technologies, Inc. Targets Multi-Billion Dollar Biomaterials Market; Releases Update on Resorbable Orthopedics
10. Reportlinker Adds Top Ten Worlds Leading Orthopedics Companies
11. ICAP Ocean Tomo Offers for Sale IP Portfolio of Active Implants for Electromagnetic Bone and Tissue Regeneration in Orthopedics, Trauma, and Wound Care
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/21/2015)... 21, 2015 Townsend Design announced the ... Reliever, a soft shell single-upright osteoarthritis (OA) knee brace. ... relieve pain by reducing load on the side of ... Sales of the product in other countries will begin ... sewn-in integrated semi rigid frame and quick release buckles ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... Md. , May 21, 2015 ... open innovation competition designed to bring promising medical ... Heritage Provider Network (HPN) in collaboration with the ... for Advancing Innovation (CAI).  The winning teams were ... and live pitches and will move forward to ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... BOSTON , May 21, 2015  Juniper ... specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing therapeutics that ... announced that CEO Frank Condella will ... as follows:Date: , Thursday, June 4, 2015Time: , ... & archive): , www.juniperpharma.com, under  ,Investor, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Townsend Announces Launch Of New Osteoarthritis Knee Brace 2Neuro Startup Challenge selects 13 winning teams to launch startups for unlicensed NIH technologies to improve brain health 2Neuro Startup Challenge selects 13 winning teams to launch startups for unlicensed NIH technologies to improve brain health 3Neuro Startup Challenge selects 13 winning teams to launch startups for unlicensed NIH technologies to improve brain health 4Juniper Pharmaceuticals to Present at Jefferies 2015 Global Healthcare Conference on June 4, 2015 2
... ULURU Inc. (NYSE AMEX: ... development of a portfolio of wound management and oral ... for investment commitments with Ironridge Global BioPharma and its ... transactions, subject to certain conditions, to purchase common and ...
... Soligenix, Inc. (OTCBB: SNGX) (Soligenix or the Company), ... Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) recently completed a ... Soligenix,s confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec® ... acute gastrointestinal Graft-versus-Host disease (GI GVHD). ...
Cached Medicine Technology:ULURU Inc. Enters Into Strategic Financings of Up to $1.6 Million at a Premium to Current Share Price 2ULURU Inc. Enters Into Strategic Financings of Up to $1.6 Million at a Premium to Current Share Price 3Soligenix Announces Results of Recent Data Safety Monitoring Board Review for Phase 3 orBec® Study in Acute GI GVHD 2Soligenix Announces Results of Recent Data Safety Monitoring Board Review for Phase 3 orBec® Study in Acute GI GVHD 3Soligenix Announces Results of Recent Data Safety Monitoring Board Review for Phase 3 orBec® Study in Acute GI GVHD 4Soligenix Announces Results of Recent Data Safety Monitoring Board Review for Phase 3 orBec® Study in Acute GI GVHD 5Soligenix Announces Results of Recent Data Safety Monitoring Board Review for Phase 3 orBec® Study in Acute GI GVHD 6
(Date:5/22/2015)... (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 A new ... featuring experts in the field of Physical Therapy. ... that takes the mystery out of physical therapy and ... range of motion for a variety of ailments and ... establish a personalized exercise plan that enhances daily activities ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015 Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and ... released a new letter calling on religious leaders to make ... which was published on his blog, discusses the history of ... needed to stop it. Yisrayl says mankind was created to ... experienced in today’s society. , “Yahweh created mankind, according ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated ... Motor Guide, a boat patent that aims to give ... boating industry has reached an annual revenue of $36.7 ... of World Patent Marketing , "Americans are taking ... steady growth of seven percent in new sales through ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... The Johns Hopkins Alliance for Science and Technology ... Board has selected a research project at the Veterans ... two $50,000 Abell Foundation Award for Excellence in Innovation ... Developed by the VA Maryland Exercise and Robotics ... Maryland School of Medicine and Massachusetts Institute of Technology ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... Irvine, CA (PRWEB) May 21, 2015 Bird ... industrial and residential applications recently added new sizes of the ... solutions. The affordable stainless steel bird spike is ... from landing or roosting on roof lines, parapet walls, I-beams, ... 10, 24, 50 and 100 foot boxes, allowing customers to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Yisrayl Hawkins Calls on All Religions to Wake Up and Make Drastic Changes to End Suffering in New Letter 2Health News:Great Ways To Celebrate On Memorial Day Weekend- Starting With World Patent Marketing's New Boat Patent 2Health News:Great Ways To Celebrate On Memorial Day Weekend- Starting With World Patent Marketing's New Boat Patent 3Health News:VA Maryland Health Care System Researchers Selected for Abell Foundation Innovation Award 2Health News:VA Maryland Health Care System Researchers Selected for Abell Foundation Innovation Award 3Health News:Bird B Gone, Inc. Offers New Box Sizes of Stainless Steel Bird Spikes 2Health News:Bird B Gone, Inc. Offers New Box Sizes of Stainless Steel Bird Spikes 3
... of blood vessels in the eyes may offer insight into stroke ... react to high blood pressure, a major risk factor for stroke ... known as Atacand, improves blood flow in the eye, which can ... the lining of the vessel walls and plays a key role ...
... COPD is a term to describe conditions such as ... of airflow // and gradual loss of lung function ... leading cause of death in the United States. ... diagnose patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease earlier.Researchers compared ...
... growing waistline is bad for your health, but now a ... for your health.// ,When a company downsizes, it ... workers are concerned about their job and their future. But ... also have health problems. Workplaces that expanded their number of ...
... cells located at the base of the hair follicle. ... phases. In many people with hair loss, however, // ... number of abnormal follicles entering longer resting phases and ... the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have isolated ...
... has been done on patients for 10 years. The ... the more conventional large incision. While the patient clearly ... long-term benefits have not previously been studied. ,Laparoscopic ... choice after results from a new study. The study ...
... the initial mammogram immediately so any follow-up tests can ... 5 percent and 11 percent of all screening mammograms ... a follow-up mammogram. Many abnormal mammograms turn out to ... breast cancer diagnosis within one year. Even when follow-ups ...
Cached Medicine News:
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: