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India Surgical Sutures Market Outlook to 2020

Marketreportsonindia.com presents a report on “India Surgical Sutures Market Outlook to 2020” which provides company shares and distribution shares data for each of these market categories, and global corporate-level profiles of the key market participants. - October 27, 2014 - Market Reports on India

Surgical Science Launches Complete Inter-Professional Education System, TeamSim™

Surgical Science, leading developer of virtual reality surgical simulation training systems, has announced the launch of TeamSim, a complete inter-professional education training system. Available today, this innovative new offering provides surgical teams with a faster, safer way to develop and... - October 26, 2014 - Surgical Science Inc

Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS of Ridgewood, New Jersey has been included in the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS Dr. Roth has over 20 years experience in the healthcare... - October 21, 2014 - Strathmore Worldwide

Jacksonville Plastic Surgeon Elected to The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Jacksonville Plastic Surgeon Elected to The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

William A. Wallace, MD FACS, of Jacksonville, FL, was elected to membership in the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) at the organization’s recent meeting in San Francisco, CA. - October 16, 2014 - Coastal Cosmetic Center

Hundreds of Successful Organ Transplants Performed at Kent Hospital in Turkey

Kent Hospital is a hope for patients in need of liver or kidney transplantation and the best hospital for this procedure in Europe and Middle East. - October 04, 2014 - PlacidWayUSA

Surgical Science Showcases New Endoscopic Simulator, EndoSim®

Surgical Science announced today the product showcase of EndoSim (http://www.surgical-science.com/endosim-endoscopy-simulator/), a cutting edge endoscopic simulation system. Built on the company’s existing, clinically validated LapSim® platform, EndoSim features basic endoscopic skills... - October 02, 2014 - Surgical Science Inc

Eminent Spine Red Diamondback Rattlesnake™ Anterior Lumbar System

Eminent Spine Red Diamondback Rattlesnake™ Anterior Lumbar System

Eminent Spine is proud to announce the release of the Red Diamondback Rattlesnake™ anterior lumbar plate system. The Red Diamondback Rattlesnake™ system is the 13th product to be designed and released by Eminent Spine, since 2009. The plate employs Eminent Spine’s patented... - September 26, 2014 - Eminent Spine

Eminent Spine Black Diamondback Rattlesnake™ Lateral Lumbar Plate System

Eminent Spine Black Diamondback Rattlesnake™ Lateral Lumbar Plate System

Eminent Spine is proud to announce the release of the Black Diamondback Rattlesnake™ lateral lumbar plate system. The Black Diamondback Rattlesnake™ system is the 14th product to be designed and released by Eminent Spine, since 2009. Featuring Eminent Spine’s proprietary... - September 26, 2014 - Eminent Spine

Dr Frank Tomecek Receives Risk All Star Award

Dr Frank Tomecek Receives Risk All Star Award

Emerge Diagnostics, is pleased to announce today that Frank Tomecek, MD, received the Risk All Star Award from Risk & Insurance for his groundbreaking work with Emerge Diagnostics. Risk All Stars stand out from their peers by overcoming challenges through creativity, passion, and perseverance. - September 15, 2014 - Emerge Diagnostics

FDA Approves PleximmuneTM for Personalized Prediction of Transplant Rejection in Children

Today the FDA announced approval of PleximmuneTM, a blood test from the Pittsburgh-based biotech company Plexision. This test predicts acute cellular rejection of transplanted livers and intestines in children. PleximmuneTM is a first-in-class test to determine a personalized rejection-risk index... - September 11, 2014 - Plexision

The First Knee Surgery Performed with I-Assist in India a Great Success

Dr. A. K. Venkatachalam, a renowned orthopedic surgeon in India, has successfully performed for the first time a knee surgery using the innovative I-Assist device. - September 11, 2014 - PlacidWayUSA

Dr. Richard Buch Performs 1st Surgery in U.S. to Save a Patient's Severely Infected Limb

Dr. Richard Buch Performs 1st Surgery in U.S. to Save a Patient's Severely Infected Limb

Dr. Richard Buch orthopedic surgeon at The Dallas Limb Restoration Center performed the 1st total humerus replacement in the United States using Implantcast's MUTARS. Dr. Buch is the first and only surgeon who has received FDA approval to use MUTARS in the United States. - September 10, 2014 - The Dallas Limb Restoration Center

Voicebrook to Exhibit at CAP ‘14 -- THE Pathologists’ Meeting

Voicebrook to Exhibit at CAP ‘14 -- THE Pathologists’ Meeting

Voicebrook to demonstrate advanced reporting workflows and new product features. - September 03, 2014 - Voicebrook, Inc.

Arizona Sports Medicine Center Celebrates Ten Years in Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Care

Arizona Sports Medicine Center Celebrates Ten Years in Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Care

Arizona Sports Medicine Center, celebrates ten years in the health care business. Arizona Sports Medicine Center (ASMC), a Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery practice based in Scottsdale and Mesa, AZ, is proud to have some of the best orthopaedic surgeons and sports medicine practitioners in Arizona, serving metropolitan Phoenix. - September 01, 2014 - Arizona Sports Medicine Center

Kalypso Forms Strategic Alliance with Healthcare Analytics Firm, Low Hanging Fruit

Kalypso Forms Strategic Alliance with Healthcare Analytics Firm, Low Hanging Fruit

Broadening its innovation capabilities as the firm celebrates its tenth anniversary, Kalypso announced today that it has formed a strategic alliance with Low Hanging Fruit, a data analysis firm that provides innovative solutions to address the rising costs of healthcare. Kalypso delivers a... - August 28, 2014 - Kalypso

Alamitos Oral Surgery - Grand Opening

Alamitos Oral Surgery - Grand Opening

Alamitos Oral Surgery is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of their new state-of-the-art Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery practice in beautiful Los Alamitos, California on September 3rd, 2014. Comprised of UCLA trained Oral Surgeons: Heena Chandra, Solomon Poyourow, and Lee D. Pham, each doctor... - August 28, 2014 - Alamitos Oral Surgery

Customed, Inc. Issues Recall of Sterile Convenience Surgical Packs

On June 3rd, 2014 Customed, Inc. initiated a recall of sterile convenience surgical packs. The products have been found to have a potential defect due to adhesion. The defect could result in loss of product sterility and lead to infection. No serious injuries or deaths have been reported as of... - August 22, 2014 - Customed

Strict Infection Control Policies Needed in UAE Operating Rooms to Prevent Surgical Site Infections from Caesarean Sections

Surgical Site Infection prevention key discussion at Patient Safety Middle East Exhibition & Conferences in Dubai - August 19, 2014 - Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions

Cutting Edge, Minimally Invasive 3D Image Guided Sinus Procedure Performed for the First Time in Pasco County by Dr. Scotch

Dr. Brett Scotch, a board certified Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor) became the first sinus surgeon to perform a 3D computer image guided balloon sinus dilation procedure in Pasco county. The landmark surgery took place at the new state-of-the-art Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel. - August 11, 2014 - Scotch Institute

Russia Bariatric Surgery Procedures Outlook to 2020

Marketreportsonrussia.com presents a report on “Russia Bariatric Surgery Procedures Outlook to 2020” The objective is to provide information that represents the most up-to-date data of the industry possible. - August 01, 2014 - Market Reports on Russia

Upcoming Courses in Venous Disease

The American Venous Forum (AVF) will host the Vein Forum: Comprehensive Venous Management for the Practicing Clinician on September 5-6, 2014 in Boston, MA. The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM; 14 credits meet the requirements for Self- Assessment. The AVF will also host the Fall 2014 Fellows Course in Venous Disease on December 5-7, 2014 in Houston, TX. Grants are available to cover attendees' expenses. - July 30, 2014 - American Venous Forum

Advanced Wound Care and Closure Market to Reach $20.5 Billion, Globally, by 2020 - Allied Market Research

Advanced wound care and wound closure products have emerged as a promising solution for faster wound healing. These solutions are superior to traditional wound healing products in terms of their ability to produce the desired result and effectiveness in healing wounds. - July 25, 2014 - Allied Market Research

NewProducdtHelp.com to Lead Marketing Efforts on Behalf of RT-D3 Invention

Rhonda T., Georgia resident and inventor, recently contracted invention assistance leader NewProductHelp.com to represent his RT-D3 invention to potential licensees. An innovative new product designed to help carry out a vital medical task, the RT-D3 features a unique design that helps to greatly... - July 19, 2014 - New Product Help, Inc.

Case Study: Stem Cells vs Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery in a Patient with Multi-Vessel Disease 6 Year Follow Up

Case Study: Stem Cells vs Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery in a Patient with Multi-Vessel Disease 6 Year Follow Up

Stem cells outperform heart bypass surgery. A heart patient treated with his own stem cells instead of undergoing coronary bypass surgery is exceeding all expectations 6 years after his adult stem cell treatment. - July 17, 2014 - Regenocyte Worldwide

American Venous Forum Upcoming Educational Meetings

The American Venous Forum will host two more educational meetings in 2014. The Vein Forum: Comprehensive Venous Management for the Practicing Clinician is on September 5-6 in Boston, MA. This accredited course is structured for practicing venous specialists. The Fall 2014 Fellows Course in Venous Disease is on December 5-7 in Houston, TX. This course is structured for fellows in vascular and interventional radiology programs. Space is limited for both meetings. - July 16, 2014 - American Venous Forum

How Orthopedic and Cardiology Implantable Device Manufacturers Can See Double Digit Growth Using Bang Surgical

Bang Surgical and Orthopedic and Cardiology implant manufacturers modernize sale rep/distribution model and obtain double digit growth in 2015. - July 11, 2014 - Bang Surgical

American Venous Forum Upcoming 2014 Meetings: Vein Forum and Fellows Course

American Venous Forum (AVF) is hosting two courses in fall 2014 for practicing clinicians and fellows. The Vein Forum: Comprehensive Venous Management for the Practicing Clinician is on September 5-6 in Boston, MA. The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM; a maximum of 14 credits meet the requirements for Self-Assessment. AVF is also hosting the Fall 2014 Fellows Course in Venous Disease on December 5-7 in Houston, TX. - July 02, 2014 - American Venous Forum

Voicebrook to Exhibit at the Association of Pathology Chairs 2014 Annual Meeting

Voicebrook to Exhibit at the Association of Pathology Chairs 2014 Annual Meeting

Voicebrook to demonstrate advanced reporting workflows and new product features. - June 26, 2014 - Voicebrook, Inc.

Dr. William D. Bowers Awarded Certification by ABVLM

Dr. William D. Bowers Awarded Certification by ABVLM

Dr. William D. Bowers is awarded an exclusive, ten-year certification to elite medical practitioners from the American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine (ABVLM) in the field of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine. - June 24, 2014 - Bowers Vein Institute

Texas Plastic Surgeon Dr. Drew Sanderson Offers Unique Perspective on Results of Major Weight Loss with Body Contouring Surgery

Texas Plastic Surgeon Dr. Drew Sanderson Offers Unique Perspective on Results of Major Weight Loss with Body Contouring Surgery

Major weight loss--although life-altering, can affect a person negatively, if the patient is not prepared mentally for what their life, or their body will be like, says Flower Mound plastic surgeon Dr. Drew Sanderson. - June 23, 2014 - Flower Mound Plastic Surgery

Saint-Gobain Seals Remains a Key Supplier of OmniSeal® Spring-Energized Seals for High-Speed Surgical Drills

Saint-Gobain Seals continues its long-standing relationship with OEMs in the high-speed surgical drill market as their integral supplier of OmniSeal® spring-energized seals. The seals excel at protecting the sensitive internal components of the drill during surgery and sterilization, ensuring a... - June 18, 2014 - Saint-Gobain Seals

Surgical Science Launches Industry’s First Simulated Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) Lobectomy

Surgical Science announced today the launch of the industry’s first Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) Lobectomy virtual reality simulation, available exclusively for the LapSim laparoscopic simulator. Using LapSim’s industry leading hardware, cutting edge graphics and... - June 14, 2014 - Surgical Science Inc

North Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center Announces Ground Breaking Medical Approach to Sub-Acute Rehabilitation

North Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center announces its cutting edge approach to sub-acute medical management and has successfully reduced hospital re-admissions. North Westchester Restorative’s intensive medical oversight, in addition to rehabilitation, has led to improved... - June 06, 2014 - North Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center

Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, David K. Kim, M.D. to Join OrthoNeuro in July

Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, David K. Kim, M.D. to Join OrthoNeuro in July

OrthoNeuro announced today that Dr. David Kim will join their multi-specialty physician group on July 14th, 2014. Dr. Kim is a fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive approaches to the neck and low back. Dr. Kim worked in private practice specializing in... - June 04, 2014 - OrthoNeuro

Jacobi Medical Center Renames Its Burn Unit: The Stanley M. Levenson Burn Unit

Jacobi Medical Center Renames Its Burn Unit: The Stanley M. Levenson Burn Unit

MediaMed announces that Jacobi Medical Center has renamed its Burn Unit in honor of Dr. Stanley M. Levenson, the first physician in recorded history to successfully treat a patient with skin burns covering more than 50% of the body. Dr. Levenson was also the first clinical investigator to show that smoke contains lethal chemicals that deprive the lungs of oxygen and lead to death thereby revolutionizing the treatment of burn victims afflicted with thermal and smoke inhalation injuries. - June 02, 2014 - Stephanie C. Tardieu

New Treatment Options Needed for UAE National Men in 20s and 30s Suffering from Symptomatic Knee Cartilage Problems

"Marrow simulation" discussed on first day of Joint Reconstruction Congress in Dubai. - May 23, 2014 - Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center to Participate in Laguna Hills Mobile Hospital Training Center

Early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of sepsis are crucial to improving patient outcomes and saving lives in hospitals. In an effort to reverse a national trend of increasing sepsis rates, Saddleback Memorial is participating in a Sepsis Quality Initiative Program by Medical Simulation... - May 20, 2014 - Saddleback Memorial Medical Center

Orthopedic Experts Developing an Injury Monitoring System to Further Understand Shoulder Injury Prevalence in the UAE

Shoulder injury treatment, one of the highly anticipated topics at ICJR Middle East 2014 - May 19, 2014 - Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions

New Spinal Cord Stimulator is Changing the Industry's Climate

New Spinal Cord Stimulator is Changing the Industry's Climate

Dr Skaribas implanted a new spinal cord stimulator last week, the first of its kind that is upgradeable and rechargeable. This is a great advantage in out world of rapidly-evolving technology. - May 17, 2014 - Greater Houston Pain Consultants

Eminent Spine Passes Second Consecutive FDA Inspection

Eminent Spine Passes Second Consecutive FDA Inspection

Eminent Spine is pleased to announce that it has passed two consecutive inspections conducted by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In the last three years, the FDA has conducted two inspections at the Eminent Spine facility in Georgetown, Texas. The first was conducted from February 28th... - May 15, 2014 - Eminent Spine

Reconstructive Orthopedics Offers Patients a Minimally Invasive Treatment Option for Tendon-Related Injuries Using Tenex Health TX™

Dr. Malini Khanna, of Reconstructive Orthopedics, today announces the offering of a new advanced treatment that quickly and safely removes the source of tendon pain. Based on technology developed in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic, Tenex Health TX™, is a minimally invasive treatment option... - May 15, 2014 - Reconstructive Orthopedics

LapSim® 2014 Annual Update Released

This latest update includes improved results dashboard, metrics interactivity, new training exercises for bariatrics and nephrectomy, ... - May 11, 2014 - Surgical Science Inc

Orthopedic Surgeons to Discuss Effects of Delaying Critical Knee Surgery at UAE Medical Conference

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries one of the Key topics at ICJR Middle East 2014. - April 16, 2014 - Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions

Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS of Ridgewood, New Jersey has been included in the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Patrick A. Roth, MD, FACS Dr. Roth has over 20 years experience in the healthcare... - April 10, 2014 - Strathmore Worldwide

Registration Open for American Venous Forum Spring 2014 Fellows Course in Venous Disease

The American Venous Forum will host the Spring Fellows Course in Venous Disease on May 11-13, 2014 at Englewood Hospital in Englewood, New Jersey. There is no cost for Fellows to attend this course. Travel expenses (certain restrictions apply) are covered by educational grants. Please visit www.veinforum.org for more information and to register! - April 09, 2014 - American Venous Forum

There is Still Time to Register for the American Venous Forum - Spring 2014 Fellows Course in Venous Disease

The Fellows Course is May 11-13, 2014 at Englewood Hospital in Englewood, New Jersey. Please visit veinforum.org for more information and to register. These intimate gatherings of no more than 40 fellows from vascular and interventional radiology programs from around the country, along with a faculty consisting of experts in the field of venous disease and representatives from sponsoring companies, will prove to be a stimulating interaction for all. - March 25, 2014 - American Venous Forum

Freehold, NJ Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Michael Greller Honored with a Vitals 2013 Compassionate Doctor Award for Second Consecutive Year

Freehold, NJ Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Michael Greller Honored with a Vitals 2013 Compassionate Doctor Award for Second Consecutive Year

Advanced Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute’s Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Michael Greller, has been accorded this honor by his patients; Vitals prestigious 2013 Most Compassionate Doctor Award. - March 24, 2014 - Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute, PC

Dr. Max Greig and PlacidWay Join to Offer Quality Orthopedic Surgeries in Mexico

Dr. Max Greig Orthopedic Surgeon and PlacidWay medical tourism company have joined in a partnership, with the purpose of helping worldwide patients get quality orthopedic procedures at accessible prices at accredited medical tourism facilities in Mexico. - March 17, 2014 - PlacidWayUSA

Shoulder Options Receives 510(k) Clearance for Its Proprietary Fracture Plate, the GTFx

Shoulder Options Receives 510(k) Clearance for Its Proprietary Fracture Plate, the GTFx

Shoulder Options Inc. announced today that it has received FDA clearance for another novel shoulder device, the Greater Tuberosity Fracture Plate (i.e. GTFx). Developed in collaboration with T. Bradley Edwards, MD, John Costouros, MD and Rhett Hobgood, MD, The patent pending GTFx plate is a... - March 14, 2014 - Shoulder Options, Inc.

Voicebrook to Exhibit at 2014 Annual USCAP Meeting

Voicebrook to Exhibit at 2014 Annual USCAP Meeting

Voicebrook to demonstrate new product features and advanced reporting workflows. - February 28, 2014 - Voicebrook, Inc.

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