Ben Shappley Joins Amedica's Leadership Team
... -- Amedica Corporation, a spinal and orthopaedic implant
company focused on silicon nitride ceramic ... than 25 years of orthopaedic and neurosurgical implant
experience in both management and senior ... and is a listed inventor on seven orthopaedic implant
patents. Mr. Shappley holds a Bachelor of ...
New Collagen Meniscus Implant Opens New Vista for Knee Repair
... a whole new field of meniscus reconstruction. The implant
permits segmental rebuilding of portions damaged ... The new medical procedure -- collagen meniscus implant
-- literally allows meniscus cartilage in the ... on day one after surgery.
"This new implant
is similar to a rose trellis, acting as a guide ...
Penile Prosthesis Surgery Infection Rates Reduced With The No-Touch Technique By Dr. J. Francois Eid of Advanced Urological Care
... surgical technique that has caused penile implant
infection rates to plummet to near zero. ... years of testing. This technique reduces penile implant
infection rates to less than 1% by eliminating ... Salvage procedures, where an infected implant
is removed and a new device immediately inserted, ...
Paradigm Spine Closes $21.5 Million Financing and Announces Promotion of Matt Stuttle to Position of Vice President, US Sales
... LLC, a developer of innovative non-fusion spinal implant
solutions, announced that it has completed a ... the advancement of innovative non-fusion spinal implant
products. The new capital will support Paradigm ... IDE clinical trial of the coflex((R)) implant
in the United States. The FDA cleared the ...
Chicago Cosmetic Dentistry Practice Offers Ultra-Thin, Futuristic Lumineers Dental Veneers to Brighten Smiles
... anxiety and fear of going to the dentist. Dental implant
Associates, a practice dedicated to comprehensive ... (Vocus) July 27, 2009 -- The Dental implant
Associates, a dentistry practice in the Chicago ... problem worse. For the last six years, The Dental implant
Associates, specializing in cosmetic dentistry ...
Nation's Most Popular Cosmetic Surgery Procedure is a Way for One Houston Plastic Surgeon to Renew Body Contours and Self-Esteem
... in FDA-commissioned silicone gel breast implant
(Vocus) July ... the Alergan/Inamed and Mentor silicone gel breast implant
studies, which were commissioned by the U.S. Food ... patient to ultimately determine which type of implant
will best-suit their goals. Dr. Straka uses ...
Materials and Processes for Medical Devices Event Brings Clinicians, Engineers, Designers Together
... current corrosion and durability issues facing implant
designers and regulators of both vascular and ... ion-leaching, and fatigue performance of implant
materials will be examined.
Effect of ... novel materials for spinal stabilization and implant
fixation to bone, and continuing issues regarding ...
Emerging Techniques Put a New Twist on Ankle Repair
... ACI usually involves an ostetomy in order to implant
In matrix-induced autologous ... experience, an osteotomy is not necessary to implant
Of these two ... is not necessary in order to successfully implant
the matrix," he said. "You only need to make an ...
Intrinsic Therapeutics' Barricaid and Magellan Spine Technologies' DART to Drive European Annulus Repair Market
... devices that have entered the European spinal implant
market will be key factors contributing to market ... form a niche market within the European spinal implant
market that will exceed $670 million by 2013.
... provides various segments of the spinal fusion implant
market as well as the market for spinal nonfusion ...
RIEMSER Announces Upcoming Chicago Bone Grafting Workshop
... of bone tissue regeneration and dental implant
products, has announced an upcoming advanced bone ... at the University of Chicago where he teaches implant
dentistry. He is an active member of the Academy ... lectured both nationally and internationally on implant
dentistry. His passion ...
Big disparities in the treatment of arrhythmias across Europe
... of around 1200/ million inhabitants.
rates including CRT-D devices range from approx. ... meeting this year, has one of the highest implant
rates for ICD's in Europe with a total of 1037 centres which implant
pacemakers; 200 centres implanting CRT ...
Global network formed to improve hearing implant outcomes
... The Cochlear implant
Program at the London Health Sciences Centre ... International Network of Comprehensive Hearing implant
Centers of Excellence. These centres, which are ... Medical and Surgical Director for LHSC's Cochlear implant
Program. Started in 1987, the program has treated ...
Dr. Dean Dornic Certified to Perform Artificial Cornea Transplant
... disorders. An artificial cornea, the AlphaCor implant
has been developed to help ameliorate the ... correction procedures.
"The AlphaCor implant
is a welcome addition to our armamentarium in ... the patient and doctor."
The AlphaCor implant
is a product of Addition Technology an ophthalmic ...
Simulation helps students learn dental implant procedures
... students worldwide learn and reinforce dental implant
The Virtual Dental implant
Training Simulation Program is designed to help ... need to enhance the depth and penetration of implant
therapy knowledge in undergraduate dental ...
Millennium Research Group's New Perception Pulse Product Offers Clients an Innovative New Customer Behavior and Loyalty Tracking Tool
... Perception Pulse allows dental implant
manufacturers to understand customer purchase ... of customer behavior and loyalty in the dental implant
market. MRG's Perception Pulse product is currently available in the US dental implant
and interventional cardiology markets, and is ...
Increasingly Competitive European Dental Implant Market to Reach Over $2.7 Billion by 2013 Despite Unfavorable Economic Conditions
... Millennium Research Group's new European dental implant
report now provides more geographical coverage ... industry players has intensified, giving dental implant
manufacturers that have recently introduced ... products and techniques in the European dental implant
market will foster growth over the next five ...
Dr. Daniel Ronel Offers New Permanent Lip Enhancement in New Mexico
... solution: PermaLip.
The lip implant
is made of soft silicone gel, like a "gummy ... a vast improvement over injectable fillers. The implant
gives me the ability to enhance the lips in a way ... experts selected by Allergan to sit on the Breast implant
Research Team, an advisory panel on silicone ...
BioHorizons Reports on Comparative 3-Year Dental Implant Study Showing Significant Crestal Bone and Soft Tissue Retention Using Laser-Lok(R) Microchannels
... -- BioHorizons, a leader in the dental implant
industry, reported today that data from a ... other implants."
The study, published in implant
Dentistry , followed 20 pairs of implants in 15 ... from 1 to 37 months postoperative. A dental implant
with Laser-Lok surface treatment was placed ...
MIT's implantable device offers continuous cancer monitoring
... tumor cells.
The cylindrical, 5-millimeter implant
contains magnetic nanoparticles coated with ... the target molecules. Target molecules enter the implant
through a semipermeable membrane, bind to the ... in many plastics.
Cima said he believes an implant
to test for pH levels could be commercially ...
Placement of dental implants results in minimal bone loss
... demonstrates that the placement of a dental implant
disrupts the host tissue in the area of the ... bone remodeling occurred in the time between the implant
placement and final prosthesis placement. ... was observed in the five years following the implant
placement, independent of type of restoration ...
Boston Scientific Announces European Approval and First Implants of New Defibrillation Lead System Designed to Simplify the Surgical Process
... Company's new lead system reduces implant
size of the world's smallest and thinnest ... 4-SITE lead system is designed to simplify the implant
procedure by combining three terminals into one integrated connector, reducing the required implant
area within the body. This system, combined with ...
RIEMSER Announces Upcoming Scottsdale Bone Grafting Workshop
... manufacturer of bone tissue regeneration, dental implant
and wound healing products, has announced an ... is Dr. Terry Work, lecturer for the Ladera Ranch implant
Institute. Dr. Work graduated from Oregon Health ... understand the process of bone grafting and implant
procedures," said Rick Patton, Vice President, ...
Breast Augmentation: Survey Highlights Recent Trends In Today's Most Popular Cosmetic Surgery Procedure
... There were a number of reasons for choosing one implant
type over another. Patient preference was the ... including most common incision location, implant
size and type, and complications:
The ... the bottom half of the areola. The average implant
size reported by 81% of surgeons was 300 to 400 ...
Doctor's Training Affects Defibrillator Implant Results
... complications is significantly lower when the implant
is done by an electrophysiologist rather than an ... is that anyone considering a defibrillator implant
"needs to speak with their physician and be sure ... needed to see whether the benefits of having an implant
done by an electrophysiologist continue after ...
AAID Hails Florida Court Verdict Allowing Advertising of Bona Fide Dental Credentials
... of the US Constitution. The American Academy of implant
Dentistry (AAID) said today the verdict is a ... and experience of dentists who perform implant
procedures and for practitioners entitled to ... American Dental Association (ADA). Therefore, implant
dentists who wanted to advertise their AAID ...
New Dental Implant Research Study Open to Patients and Participating Dentists
... Global2Labs, Inc. and the Northwest implant
Research Group announced a new dental implant
research study now open for doctor participation ... study is to determine the success rates for newer implant
designs coming to market. This study will help ...
New Hampshire Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Discusses Silicone Breast Implants after Breast Augmentation becomes No. 1 Cosmetic Surgery Procedure
... were still available for use during the silicone implant
moratorium, also have a silicone exterior. ... they won’t drip or run.” The issue of implant
leakage was at the heart of the silicone implant
Dental Implant Market to Exceed $1 Billion by 2013 Despite Current Economic Slowdown
... aesthetic results will help drive the dental implant
market from 2010-2013, according to Millennium ... growth in the short term, the US dental implant
market will recover after 2010 and exceed $1 ... patients are less likely to invest in dental implant
procedures, and some are opting instead for less ...
Revolutionary Breakthrough in Lip Augmentation: Valencia Plastic Surgeon offers Permanent Lip Implants as Injectible Alternative
... permanent (yet reversible) lip implant
designed to replace traditional lip injections. ... to a revolutionary breakthrough in facial implant
technology known as the Perma Facial implant
The Perma Facial Implant™ ...
Cochlear Americas Hosts Celebration 2009 for Cochlear Implant Recipients and Their Families
... Event Marks World's Largest Gathering of Cochlear implant
DENVER, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- ... hearing technologies, brings together cochlear implant
recipients and their families for the third ... event is the largest gathering of cochlear implant
recipients in the world. Celebration 2009 offers ...
Hip Resurfacing Championed as a Bone-Preserving Alternative to Total Hip Replacement
... segment of the large-joint reconstructive implant
market through 2013, rising at a compound annual ... the growing patient awareness of reconstructive implant
treatment options are fueling growth in the total ... in younger patients is the growing preference for implant
materials that are more wear resistant. Primary ...
As Breast Augmentation Becomes the No. 1 Cosmetic Surgery Procedure, New Jersey Plastic Surgeon Paul LoVerme, MD Discusses the Safety of Silicone Breast Implants
... and feel of the implant, and what happens if the implant
ruptures. With saline implants, a rupture or leak in the implant
is easily detectable as the breast takes on a ... may be harder to detect. “With a silicone implant
we may have a silent rupture and it may not be ...
BioHorizons Announces Its 2009 Global Symposium: Bringing Together Top Thought Leaders in the Dental Implant Industry to Provide Insight on Integrating Technology into the Continuum of Care
... in digital dentistry, treatment planning, implant
surface treatments, tissue regeneration and implant
Scientific sessions ... to provide insight into today's most challenging implant
and regeneration topics, including technical ...
Job Loss Means Fewer Americans Have Health Care Coverage: How Will the Economic Downturn Affect the Small-Joint Implant Market?
... prices (ASPs) through 2010, the US small-joint implant
market will grow to almost $900 million by 2013. ... care coverage, procedure growth across many implant
segments will be negatively affected. ... on the long-term outlook of the small-joint implant
MRG's US Markets for Small-Joint ...
Southern California Dentist First on the West Coast to Perform Concentrated Stem Cell Transplant for Dental Implant Procedure
... 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Jason Morgan needs a dental implant
to restore his infectious grin, but to attach an implant
would be difficult due to a lack of strong, ... create a dense bone structure to which a dental implant
can be permanently set.
The outpatient ...
RIEMSER Announces Upcoming Atlanta Bone Grafting Workshop
... manufacturer of bone tissue regeneration, dental implant
and wound healing products, has announced an ... graduate training at Misch International implant
Institute. He lectures extensively throughout the ... America, and the Caribbean on how to incorporate implant
dentistry into a practice.
"This workshop ...
Adena Shoulder Surgeon Blends Innovative Techniques with Personalized Patient Care
... added Cohen.
The resurfacing shoulder implant
is a conservative and more gradual approach to ... the Aequalis(R) Resurfacing Shoulder Replacement implant
The Aequalis(R) Resurfacing Shoulder Replacement implant
is designed to restore the normal anatomy of ...
Sacramento Breast Augmentation Surgeon Charles Perry, MD Discusses Silicone Implants on 2-Year Anniversary of FDA Approval
... gives his patients the pros and cons of both implant
types so they can make the most informed decision ... a specific reason to choose a saline or silicone implant
based upon your body type, the shape of the ... appearance. Although leaks from a silicone implant
are harder to notice because of the thick gel ...
Two Years after FDA Approves Silicone Breast Implants, Atlanta-area Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Dr. Tom Lintner Discusses Their Safety
... his patients. The ratio between silicone breast implant
procedures and saline implant
procedures Dr. Lintner performs at his practice ... implants, he also lets them hold each type of implant
and compare the two, allowing them to judge the ...
Indevus Pharmaceuticals Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2009 Financial Results
... is a soft and flexible 12-month hydrogel implant
that provides histrelin, a luteinizing ... LA
SUPPRELIN(R) LA is a subcutaneous implant
indicated for the treatment of central precocious ... of puberty in children. It utilizes the hydron implant
technology and is specifically designed to ...