Zimmer creates TKA outpatient program to address challenges

Zimmer_logo-1Zimmer Holdings has announced the creation of a new approach to total knee replacement, the Z23 outpatient knee program, to address emerging challenges faced by hospitals, physicians and patients considering the procedure.

Using a simplified surgical approach, a personalized care plan and at-home recovery for select patients, the Z23 outpatient knee program enables surgeons to provide total knee replacement using the Zimmer Persona knee system in an outpatient setting, according to a company press release.


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A growth-driven and strategic executive, Peter Coffaro commands more than 20 years of progressive management success within the medical device industry. As a District Sales Manager for Stryker Orthopaedics, Peter was responsible for managing and directing a regional sales force to achieve sales and profit goals within the Rocky Mountain region. Previously, he was the Director of Sales & Marketing for Amp Orthopedics. In this role, Peter was responsible for planning, developing, and leading all sales and marketing initiatives. Peter is a former orthopedic distributor in the Pacific Northwest. He has also worked with DePuy Orthopaedics as well as Zimmer, and held positions in sales, sales training, and sales management. Peter has an extensive background in organizational development, business development, sales management, negotiating and P&L management. Peter holds a B.S. degree in Biology from Northern Illinois University.

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