IBS Investment Bank Acquires Interest in Progressive Orthopaedics

April 7, 2017 | Blake Mossy

IBS Investment Bank entered into an agreement to acquire a minority stake in The Progressive Orthopaedic Company, a manufacturer of implantable medical devices.

Alphatec Spine Adds Experienced Spine Executives to Sales Leadership Team

April 6, 2017 | Editor

Alphatec Spine, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), and a provider of spinal fusion technologies, announced  the addition of two new sales executives with proven track records in the spine industry, naming James (Jim) Duffy as Area Vice President, U.S. Sales, South, and Greg Rhinehart as Area Vice President, U.S. Sales, East.  Drawing on their deep commercial spine experience, Messrs. Duffy and Rhinehart will be responsible for expanding the Company’s presence in the Southern and Eastern United States, respectively, including continuing to build dedicated sales agent relationships, targeting new customer and market opportunities, and providing service and support for existing surgeon customers.  

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 31-March-17

March 31, 2017 | Blake Mossy

Organogenesis to acquire NuTech Medical, Medeon Biodesign, Merit Medical Systems funding updates...Bodycad, NuVasive, Providence Medical Technology regulatory updates...Integra LifeSciences product launch...Orthocell receives patent...Additive Orthopaedics, Burst Biologics, OrthoAlign, RepliCel LifeSciences, Z-Medical clinical updates...Alphatec, Providence Medical Technology appointment updates

Organogenesis to Acquire NuTech Medical

March 30, 2017 | Blake Mossy

Organogenesis entered into an agreement to acquire NuTech Medical, a developer of amniotic biologic products for the wound healing and surgical orthopedic markets.

Alphatec Completes its Senior Leadership Team with Appointment of Brian Snider, Executive Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Product Development

March 27, 2017 | Editor

 Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), the parent company of Alphatec Spine, Inc., a provider of spinal fusion technologies, announced today the addition of two new executives with proven track records in the spine industry, naming Brian Snider as Executive Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Product Development, and Chris Ryan as Area Vice President of Sales in the U.S. Central Region.  Drawing on their deep commercial spine experience, Mr. Snider and Mr. Ryan will focus on building brand awareness with surgeon customers and driving market demand for Alphatec's differentiated product solutions. 

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 23-March-17

March 23, 2017 | Blake Mossy

Alphatec reports earnings...Alphatec, Helius Medical Technologies, Invuity, Micro C, Merit Medical Systems, RadiAction Medical, Vertiflex funding updates...Integra LifeSciences, Sussex Wire acquisition updates...India's National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority announces regulatory update...Lima Corporate, Medtronic collaboration updates...Bioventus, NuVasive, Spinal Elements, Spineway clinical updates...Safe Orthopaedics, Spinal Simplicity appointment updates

Alphatec Holdings Announces $18.9 Million Private Placement

March 23, 2017 | Editor

Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), the parent company of Alphatec Spine, Inc., a provider of spinal fusion technologies, announced  that it has entered into a definitive securities purchase agreement to raise approximately $18.9 million in a private placement of common stock, Series A Convertible Preferred Stock and warrants exercisable for common stock.

Sussex Wire to Acquire Marox Corporation

March 22, 2017 | Blake Mossy

Sussex Wire entered into in an agreement to acquire Marox Corporation, a manufacturer in computer numeric control (CNC) precision machined orthopedic implants and instruments.  

Merit Medical Launches $125M Public Offering

March 20, 2017 | Blake Mossy

Merit Medical Systems commenced a public offering of shares of its common stock for $125.0 million.

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 17-March-17

March 17, 2017 | Blake Mossy

Active Implants, Moximed secures financing...NovoSource prepares to liquidate corporate assets...DJO Global. First Ray, Materialise, Medtronic, Spineology regulatory updates...Arthrosurface, Corin, DePuy Synthes, DJO Global, Ethicon, Integra LifeSciences, Paragon 28, Stryker, Zimmer Biomet product introductions and updates...Medovex receives renewed reimbursement...OMNILife Science, Spine Innovation clinical updates...BONESUPPORT, Implanet distribution updates...Amend Surgical intellectual property updates...HealthpointCapital appoints Mike Mogul as Managing Director