Paul Sawin, MD, performed the surgery. NuVasive received FDA approval for the device in October.
The PCM Cervical Disc is for adult patients for reconstruction of degenerated cervical discs.
More Articles on Devices:
9 Orthopedic Devices Launched, Cleared in December
10 Recent Spine Device Launches & Patents
Surgical Innovations Appoints John Griffith, Jake Timothy to Clinical Advisory Board
Dr. Paul Sawin Performs First Spine Surgery With PCM Cervical Disc FeaturedWritten by Heather Linder | December 26, 2012
The first patient has been treated with PCM Cervical Disc surgery from NuVasive, a minimally invasive spine device company.
© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2011. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.