Celebrating Excellence and Innovation in Spine Surgery Products
Ten spine technologies won “Best New Technology for 2011”
Thirty-five outstanding inventions representing the inspired work of engineers, inventors and surgeons were submitted for consideration in 2011. The winning technologies were selected by an independent panel of surgeons according to each submission’s creativity and ability to advance the care of back patients.
Winning categories were:
- Biomaterials and Biologics
- Minimally Invasive Spine Care
- Thoracolumbar Care
Biomaterials and Biologics
AlloStem® Stem Cell Bone Growth Substitute
|Advanced Biologics, LLC
Minimally Invasive Spine Care
|CoAlign Innovations Inc.
AccuLIF® Expandable Interbody Fusion Cage
|Ellipse Technologies, Inc.
Magnetic Expansion Control (MAGEC™)
PROW™ FUSION Intervertebral Body Fusion Device
|Society for MIS Surgery
SMISS Prospective Data Registry
Hydrolift Vertebral Body Replacement System
Nociscan™ Virtual Discogram™