X-spine Gets FDA Clearance of New Spinal Fusion System
Published: Dec 08, 2011
“The proprietary modular design of the AXLE system allows for different types of inserts to be placed in the interspinous space. Surgeons can now decide if polymer or titanium is the best choice for their specific needs and indications,” states Dr. David Kirschman, President and CEO of X-spine. “This type of innovation exemplifies our philosophy of putting multiple treatment options into the hands of the spine surgeon and patient.”
The AXLE™-PEEK Interspinous Fusion System joins X-spine’s expanding portfolio of innovative spinal devices, including the Calix™/Calix PC™ Intervertebral Fusion Systems, the FIXCET™ Facet Fixation System, the BUTREX™ Buttress Plating System, the FORTEX™ and X90™ Pedicle Screw Systems, the SPIDER™ Cervical Plating System, and the HGRAFT™ Spinal Allograft System. All X-spine implants are made in the USA.
X-spine (www.x-spine.com) is a developer and manufacturer of advanced, proprietary implants and instrumentation for surgery of the spine. Based in Ohio, the privately-held company manufactures and markets products worldwide for the surgical treatment of a broad range of spinal pathologies.
Invibio is a global leader providing high performance biomaterials, advanced technical research and consultative solutions to medical device manufacturers across a wide range of markets. The company provides medical device manufacturers with PEEK-OPTIMA® polymer and compounds, MOTIS® polymer, ENDOLIGN® composite and PEEK-CLASSIX® polymer for the development of long- and short-term implantable medical devices.
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