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Alternative Posterior Fixation: An Interview with Rick Simmons at ISASS 2022

6/28/22 9:30 AM

ISASS 2022 Alternative Spinal FixationSpinal Elements provides an in-depth look at the Company’s novel Karma Fixation System and what’s next for the technology at ISASS 2022

Spinal Elements Chief Marketing Officer Rick Simmons provides SmartTRAK an indepth look at the Company’s Karma Fixation System, a low-profile alternative to traditional pedicle screw technology, at the International Society of the Advancement for Spinal Surgery (ISASS) 2022 Annual Conference held June 1-4 in the Bahamas. Karma implants consist of a high-performance polymer, enabling an almost completely radiolucent approach to stabilizing the lumbar spine, as an adjunct to fusion and are designed to engage more predictably strong cortical bone. Click on the following video to find out more and see a demonstration of the current technology (7:00 min).

Spinal Elements’ current offering of the system will be enhanced later this year to include further optimized instrumentation for minimally invasive surgeries - once launched, it will be known as Karma MIS.
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Courtney Sheedy
Written by Courtney Sheedy

15+ years of Global Marketing and Product Development experience dedicated to the spinal medical device market serving in leadership roles for companies like Zimmer Biomet, Alphatec, Corelink and joimax.

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