ChoiceSpine Introduces TYPHOON(TM) Transfacet Pedicular Screw Fixation System


KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChoiceSpine LP, a Knoxville, TN based spine company, announces the launch of its TYPHOON™ Facet Screw Fixation System. The TYPHOON System was designed to simplify arthrodesis and posterior stabilization of the lumbar spine.

The TYPHOON™ Facet Screw Fixation System is intended to stabilize the spine as an aid to fusion through bilateral immobilization of the facet joints, with or without bone graft, at single or multiple levels, from L1 to S1 inclusive.

The TYPHOON™ Facet Screw Fixation System is available in 4.5mm and 5.5mm screw diameters with a wide variety of screw lengths to accommodate variations of anatomy as well as location in the spine.

Rick Henson and Marty Altshuler, Principals of ChoiceSpine, stated "This is another stepping stone in the growth and customer focus of our business. This system adds another product offering into the ChoiceSpine portfolio to better serve our distributors and surgeons."

Anderson Collins, Director of Business Development, commented "The surgeon design team working in conjunction with the ChoiceSpine Engineering Team did a phenomenal job of keeping the instrumentation simple and user focused to allow prompt familiarization with the system."

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