Medtech Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

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

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

St. Francis Medical Technologies Inc.

Division of Medtronic PLC
www.sfmt.com

Latest From St. Francis Medical Technologies Inc.

European Cost Concerns May Impact Device Sales

This article is reprinted from the July/August issue of In Vivo.
Europe

Vertebral Compression Fracture Market Update: New Products Gain Traction

Vertebral compression fracture repair remains one of the fastest growing segments of the spinal market. Although the VCF industry as a whole remains strong, competitive dynamics in this industry are beginning to shift, with a growing number of new products now available to address this expanding market.
Medical Device

Artificial Discs: Where Do We Go from Here?

Artificial discs are experiencing a cooling trend owing to an expected reduction in CMS reimbursement for both cervical and lumbar disc replacement. Many motion preservation companies are reaching critical regulatory milestones that will likely require a step-up in funding to conduct the large scale clinical studies needed to gain PMA approval. Today, companies in this sector are faced with the troubling task of either scaling back R&D programs to conserve cash or raising additional capital to take the next steps. This article first appeared in the June 2008 issue of In Vivo.
Medical Device

Start-Up News November 2007

Noteworthy news from medtech start-ups, including Actuality Medical's dynamic adaptive therapy for brachytherapy and other indications; WaveBlend's new platform for aesthetic treatments; new spine products from US Spine.
See All

Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Implantable Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
      • Minimally or Less Invasive
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Musculoskeletal & Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Neurology, Nervous System
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Medtronic PLC
  • Senior Management
  • Kevin Sidow , Pres. & CEO
    Mike Bates, CFO
    Scott Yerby, PhD, Dir., R&D
    Charmaine Henderson , VP, Clinical & Reg. Affairs
    Matthew Frushell, VP, Mktg.
  • Contact Info
  • St. Francis Medical Technologies Inc.
    1900 Bates Avenue
    Concord, CA 94520
    USA
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register