The Carlsbad, CA-based company said the technology’s initial focus will be on resolving the significant unmet clinical need in minimally invasive lateral procedures, but it can and will be leveraged into multiple Alphatec surgical approaches.
NuVasive has been in the news this week after it was reported that Smith & Nephew was interested in acquiring the company for more than $3 billion. Neither company has officially commented on the rumored deal.
After spending 2018 dealing with quality control remediation and supply chain issues, Zimmer Biomet expects to return to market growth by 2020.
As Zimmer Biomet prepares to enter a surging robotics market, CEO Bryan Hanson said the company wants to make sure the company does it right.
Stryker reported strong performance in the fourth quarter of 2018 with a record number of robots installed and a healthy order book going into 2019.
A $100M joint venture is expected to improve access to advanced rehabilitation technologies for Chinese stroke and spinal cord injury patients.
Co-developed by Medtronic and the recently acquired Mazor Robotics, the system represents a unique marriage between robotics and navigation.