Aurora Spine, Inc. Announces First ZIP MIS ISP Spinal Procedure Conducted in Europe
Aurora Spine, Inc. (TSXV: ASG) announced today that the first European surgical implant of the Company's ZIP™ MIS Interspinous Implant was performed at the Casa di Cura Rugani, in Sienna Italy.
Carlsbad (I-Newswire) September 28, 2013 - Aurora Spine, Inc. (TSXV: ASG) announced today that the first European surgical implant of the Company's ZIP™ MIS Interspinous Implant was performed at the Casa di Cura Rugani, in Sienna Italy. The procedure was performed by Professor Dr. Daniel Cabezas, a Neurosurgeon with an expertise in MIS spine surgery. Dr. Daniel Cabezas is a Professor at University of Rome Tor Vergata.
"We are pleased to begin commercialization of the Aurora ZIP™ MIS Interspinous Fusion System in Europe and would like to thank Dr. Daniel Cabezas for performing the procedure, said Trent J. Northcutt, President and CEO of Aurora Spine Inc. Over the remainder of the year we will train additional spine surgeons on our technology, which will support a broader launch in Europe beginning in 2014. We passionately believe the ZIP MIS Interspinous Fusion Systems represents a significant opportunity to provide a better spinal fusion option for doctors, hospital systems, and patients globally and that it will be a growth driver for the Company."
About Aurora Spine
Aurora Spine is an early stage company focused on bringing new solutions to the spinal implant market through a series of innovative, minimally invasive, regenerative spinal implant technologies.
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About Aurora Spine, Inc.
There are hundreds of companies in this industry all striving to bridge the gap between patient sati More..sfaction and clinical success. Aurora Spine was formed to bridge that gap and bring innovation to minimally-invasive surgery, regenerative medicine, and the aging patient. Our philosophy is to make our implants match the patient's anatomy, not to make their anatomy fit our implants. We are committed to make our implants better, less invasive, and most importantly something that truly helps the patient and improves their quality of life. Innovation targeted at our patients' well-being.Less..
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Published On:September 28, 2013
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