Medtech Insight is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Nevro And Medtronic Announce FDA Approval Of Spinal Cord Stimulation Label Expansions

Executive Summary

The FDA approved a diabetic peripheral neuropathy indication for Medtronic’s Intellis and Vanta spinal cord stimulators a few days after expanding the indication for Senza Nevro’s spinal cord stimulation system to include non-surgical refractory back pain.

You may also be interested in...

Exec Chat: Medtronic Neuromodulation Approaches Inflection Point

Medtech Insight talked to Ashwini Sharan, the new chief medical officer for Medtronic's neuromodulation business, and and Nnamdi Njoku, the president of the business, to learn about the company's vision for neuromodulation technology and how the company can leverage its particular strengths make these therapies more effective and accessible.

Minute Insight: Nevro Secures Coverage For HFX Pain Therapy From Largest US Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare will provide coverage for Nevro’s HFX spinal cord stimulation therapy for the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy beginning on 1 March. Analysts believe the decision bodes well for the company’s chances of securing coverage from other insurers.

Nevro Turns To Clinical Evidence To Attract Doctors, Patients And Reimbursement For Pain Therapy

The FDA recently approved Nevro’s Senza high-frequency spinal cord stimulation systems to treat pain caused by diabetic neuropathy. Now it plans to expand its proprietary HFX high-frequency treatment to more indications.

Related Content


Related Companies

Latest Headlines
See All



Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts