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4WEB Medical Given FDA Clearance

by • July 27, 2016 • No Comments


4WEB Medical, a leader in 3D printed orthopedic implants, has revealed that they have recieved 510K clearance of the FDA, for their lateral interbody fusion device. The product can be marketed under the trade name ‘Lateral Spine Truss System’.

“The Lateral Spine Truss System represents a worthwhile advancement in treatment options for lateral spine surgery,” said Frank Cammisa, MD, Professor and Chief Emeritus of the Spine Service at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. “As evidenced in new porous metal product launches, most companies have failed to recognize the full turn it into future of what 3D printing brings to the orthopedic arena. 4WEB’s proprietary truss implant advancement leverages significant engineering principles in structural mechanics to address significant clinical issues such as implant subsidence after lateral access surgery.”

The Lateral Spine Truss System (LSTS) can have a sizeable amount of options in regards to sizing, that allows for the product to be customized for a variety of patients, and allow for integrated instrumentation. The implants can in addition showcase single-use sterile packaging, ensuring that the implants are sterile and enabling the to be used by countries with laws where sterile packaging is required by law.

“4WEB has achieved a worthwhile milestone that allows for us to address the majority of fusion procedures and approaches performed in the present day. We now contribute Truss Implant Technology for each mainstream surgical technique used in spine surgery,” saidJim Bruty, Sr. Vice President, Sales and Marketing of 4WEB. “4WEB can go on to be on the cutting edge with significant advancement in spine surgery by pioneering implant function through structural turn it into.”

About 4WEB Medical

4WEB Medical is an implant device company founded in 2008 in Frisco, Texas. Thirty years of research in topological dimension theory led to the discovery of a novel geometry, the 4WEB, that can be used as a assembling block to turn it into high-strength, lightweight web structures. The company leveraged this breakthrough along with cutting-edge 3D printing advancement to create 4WEB Medical’s proprietary truss implant platform. The 4WEB Medical product portfolio already comes with the Cervical Spine Truss System, the ALIF Spine Truss System, the Posterior Spine Truss System, the Lateral Spine Truss System, and the Osteotomy Truss System. 4WEB is actively createing truss implant turn it intos for knee, hip, trauma and patient specific orthopedic procedures. Over 10,000 of 4WEB’s truss implants have been used in surgery since 2013.

For additional information of 4WEB Medical, 4WEB’s Truss Implant Technology, and the Spine Truss Systems, please visitwww.4WEBMedical.com.


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