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Stryker opens regional European HQ in Amsterdam

February 28, 2015

Stryker recently announced the grand opening of its European Regional Headquarters in Amsterdam.

“The opening of the European Regional Headquarters is an exciting milestone for Stryker that demonstrates our long-term commitment to Europe and our global business,” Lonny Carpenter, Stryker’s group president for global quality and operations, and European business operations, said in a company release. “Stryker is committed to continuously improving our business in this region, so we have established the new headquarters to support these aspirations.”

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Mini-Midvastus Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients With Severe Varus Deformity

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Sperling offers insights on RSA

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