2009

Acquired technology used in Hyalofast, a one-step cartilage regeneration product, through the strategic acquisition of Fidia Advanced Biopolymers, a leading innovator in hyaluronic acid-based tissue engineered products, based in Abano Terme, Italy.

Hyalofast received CE mark approval and launched internationally.

Received 510(k) clearance for the first PEEK CF (carbon fiber reinforced polyetheretherketone) suture anchors and interference screws used in sports medicine2.

First surgery performed using the Arthrosurface Toe HemiCAP® DF, its third anatomic foot & ankle implant brought to market since entering the foot & ankle space in 20051.

First surgery performed using the anatomic PF Wave® knee implant1.

First 510(k) clearances received for titanium soft tissue fixation devices2.