Ellipse Technologies, Inc. Announces First US Implantation of the PRECICETM Remote-Control Limb Lengthening Device
1/6/2012 6:19:53 AM
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ellipse Technologies, Inc. (“Ellipse”) announced today that the first implantations of the PRECICETM Limb Lengthening device in the United States were successfully performed in December by Dr. Dror Paley, Director of the Paley Advanced Limb Lengthening Institute, West Palm Beach, Florida. Limb lengthening procedures are used to treat a number of conditions, including restoration of length to limbs shortened by congenital abnormalities, major fractures, and other medical problems, such as shortening due to radical cancer surgery.