Addison, Tx (PRWEB) May 28, 2014
OsteoMed, LLC, a leading, privately held medical device company specializing in small bone implants and biologics has announced the launch of the ExtremiLOCK Ankle Plating System. ExtremiLOCK is a comprehensive ankle fracture system intended to provide solutions for simple to complex fractures of the distal tibia and fibula. The system is one of the first to feature double-lead screw technology in locking, non-locking and cannulated screw options. All system components are contained in a single-instrument tray, which houses six different fracture plating options, seven different screw fixation options, and comprehensive, color-coded instrumentation to facilitate ease of use.
Dave Kelly, Vice President of Small Bone Orthopedics said, “The ExtremiLOCK Ankle Plating System represents a significant and exciting addition to the Small Bone Orthopedic product portfolio. This new system not only provides surgeons with an array of innovative ankle fracture solutions, but also further enhances our ability to compete in the small bone orthopedic, lower extremity market. The ExtremiLOCK Ankle Plating System represents one of many product launches scheduled for 2014 with a strategic focus on the foot and ankle community.”
OsteoMed was founded in 1990 with the principle mission of improving patient outcomes through the design, manufacture and service of high quality, innovative and cost effective surgical products. Working in close collaboration with leading surgeons to create patient focused solutions, OsteoMed services the Small Bone Orthopedics, Craniomaxillofacial, Neuro, and Spine surgical specialties. Each business unit has dedicated resources to assure focus on addressing unmet clinical needs that are unique to each surgical specialty.
More information on OsteoMed, the Small Bone Orthopedic Business Unit and the ExtremiLOCK Ankle Plating System can be found at http://www.osteomed.com.