Navigation Links
Pioneer® Surgical Technology, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Exclusive Access to the Cequence™ Cervical Plate System From SpineSmith, LP
Date:10/8/2010

MARQUETTE, Mich., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc. and SpineSmith, LP are pleased to announce a deal in which Pioneer Surgical will acquire exclusive rights to manufacture and distribute the Cequence™ anterior cervical plate.  As part of the agreement, Pioneer Surgical will become the manufacturer of record and offer the Cequence system through its existing sales network, while adding SpineSmith as a distributor.  "We are very excited about the opportunity that this product represents to Pioneer," said Jeff Millin, Pioneer Surgical CEO.  "Cequence will play an immediate and strategic role in our efforts to expand our portfolio of spine products, providing greater service to our existing and future customers."  

The agreement was effective October 6, 2010.

The Cequence anterior cervical plate features a simple, strong and reliable screw locking mechanism, multiple screw options and an intuitive set of instruments designed for efficient implantation.  "This deal is a win for both companies," commented Kevin Dunworth, SpineSmith CEO. "It enables SpineSmith to expand sales of Cequence and accelerate the development of innovative products.  In the two years that Cequence has been on the market we have seen a high level of interest and adoption among our surgeon customers.  We look forward to Cequence realizing its potential."

About Pioneer Surgical Technology

Pioneer® Surgical Technology, Inc. is a dynamic medical device firm founded in 1992. Pioneer's focus on innovation has resulted in over 130 U.S. and foreign patents, with numerous patents pending. The company has a comprehensive portfolio of orthopedic, spine and biologic systems. Pioneer entered the orthobiologics market with two acquisitions in 2007. Our Orthopedic, Spine, and Biologic Divisions produce state of the art, cost-effective solutions for surgical procedures that have proven difficult or problematic for both surgeons and patients. Pioneer employs more than 270 people worldwide. For more information on Pioneer and its products visit www.pioneersurgical.com.

About SpineSmith Partners, LP

Founded in Austin, Texas, in 2006, SpineSmith Partners, LP designs, develops and markets implants and biologics for surgical fixation, correction and tissue regeneration of the spine. SpineSmith takes a different approach from other companies, utilizing a collaborative approach between scientists, engineers and spine surgeons. It's this unique approach that gives spine surgeons the ability to directly impact the direction of their product portfolio, ensuring applicability and achieving the highest standards of patient care. www.spinesmithusa.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Pioneer® Surgical Expands Product Specialists to Support Growing Biologics Business
2. CryoLife Receives Japanese Regulatory Approval for BioGlue Surgical Adhesive
3. Ceremed Awarded Third NIH Grant to Develop Soluble Hemostatic Carriers for Targeted Delivery of Therapeutic Agents to the Surgical Site
4. Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical Awarded NJHPCO 2010 Pharmacists of the Year
5. Incisive Surgical Issued Notice of Allowance for Key Absorbable Skin Stapler Patent
6. Reportlinker Adds Spinal Surgical Devices: Technologies and Global Markets
7. DuPont and DSM Announce Joint Venture in Surgical Biomedical Materials
8. National University Hospital Singapore Receives DSRB Approval to Use TIGR® Matrix Surgical Mesh in a New Randomized Controlled TRAM Flap Study
9. STAAR Surgical Launches New Visian ICL™ Product Line Extensions at ESCRS
10. Specialty Surgical Instrumentation Launches New Interactive Web Site
11. MicroAire Surgical Instruments Acquires Endotine® (Formerly Owned by Coapt Systems)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/10/2017)... -- NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance in May 2017 for its highly ... designed for endoscopy environments. An innovative secondary monitor solution, ZeroWire ... support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, and the lowering ... ... ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 4, 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company ... "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user ... with better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey ... on efficacy of the compression for a more informed ... goal to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple ... care services, staged a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster ... Fire Department, Echo Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global Healthcare Management’s ... Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global Healthcare Management’s ... The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it is a ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the ... danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains ... a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in ... existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to ... home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):