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Life Spine Holds U.S. Surgeon Training Program for Centric Minimally Invasive Procedures


6/21/2011 6:59:06 AM

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Spine, a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spine disorders, announced that on Saturday, June 18, 2011, the Company held a Centric Minimally Invasive Spine Technology Training at their corporate headquarters in Hoffman Estates, IL.

Life Spine hosted forty attendees at a hands-on cadaver lab training, on the safe and effective use of the OCTAVE, OCTAVE EXPANDABLE Posterior Fusion Systems, AVATAR Minimally Invasive Spinal System, FS3 Facet Screw System and PLATEAU®-V Rotatable Cage.

"Life Spine is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of surgeons and patients with their innovative product solutions. Minimally invasive, lateral interbody fusion also represents one of the fastest growing and efficacious segments of the lumbar fusion market," said Paul McAfee, M.D., M.B.A., Strategic Business Adviser, one of several faculty at Life Spine's Surgeon Training Program for Centric Minimally Invasive Procedures.

About Life Spine

Life Spine is dedicated to improving the quality of life for spinal patients by increasing procedural efficiency and efficacy through innovative design, uncompromising quality standards, and the most technologically advanced manufacturing platforms. Life Spine, which is privately held, is based in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. For more information, please visit http://www.lifespine.com.

Life Spine is a registered trademark, and Centric is a trademark of Life Spine, Inc.

SOURCE Life Spine



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