Medical Devices

Surgical robots created in the UK set to challenge Google

Telegraph – Entrepreneur Martin Frost is taking on the corporate giants with a surgical robot that’s affordable for poorer hospitals. On the outskirts of Cambridge, there’s an old, converted pig shed that’s shrouded in secrecy. Inside is a cohort of future surgeons being put through their paces. They spend hours upon hours honing their skills. […]

Health Care

The Unsung Hero of the Orthopedic Industry – The Rep

LinkedIn – The orthopedic industry is changing faster than ever before. Whether you’re a surgeon, sales rep or orthopedic patient, much of the impact is less than positive. It seems that the industry is piling on the sales rep in an effort to marginalize and some might say eliminate the rep altogether. I recently read a headline about HCA’s record quarterly profits topping $980 MILLION. […]

Joint Replacement

New Analysis: Trumpcare May Cut Ortho Volumes 1.2%

Orthopedics This Week – One of Wall Street’s top research groups has concluded that the May 4 passage of the AHCA, if ultimately signed into law by President Trump, would likely reduce orthopedic procedure volumes 0.7% in 2018 and, cumulatively, cut overall volumes 1.2% in 2026. […]