ALACHUA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RTI Surgical® Inc. (RTI) (Nasdaq: RTIX), a leading global surgical implant company, is pleased to announce the market launch of the Release® Laminoplasty Fixation System. The Release System provides an efficient, streamlined surgical experience that allows for central spinal cord decompression from C3 to T3 in laminoplasty procedures.
The Release System consists of plates and screws that secure the opened lamina to the lateral mass at each affected level, maintaining expansion of the spinal canal. The system’s low-profile plate minimizes the risk of plate impingement on adjacent, healthy facet joints, and the screw design features a thread form that enhances bone purchase.
“With the addition of the Release Laminoplasty Fixation System to our spine portfolio we are able to enter the posterior laminoplasty market, which is a new market segment for us,” said Brian K. Hutchison, president and CEO of RTI Surgical. “We continue to expand our portfolio in our spine hardware business with safe implants that address important clinical needs.”
For more information about the Release Laminoplasty Fixation System, please contact customer service at 1-888-778-8771.
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About RTI Surgical Inc.
RTI Surgical is a leading global surgical implant company providing surgeons with safe biologic, metal and synthetic implants. Committed to delivering a higher standard, RTI’s implants are used in sports medicine, general surgery, spine, orthopedic, trauma and cardiothoracic procedures and are distributed in nearly 50 countries. RTI is headquartered in Alachua, Fla., and has four manufacturing facilities throughout the U.S. and Europe. RTI is accredited in the U.S. by the American Association of Tissue Banks and is a member of AdvaMed. For more information, please visit www.rtix.com.
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