FDA clears Ortho Development’s knee system, implants with Think Surgical’s robot system
Think Surgical Inc. and Ortho Development Corporation have announced FDA clearance of Ortho Development’s Balanced Knee System and TriMax implants with Think Surgical’s TSolution One Total Knee Application, according to a press release.
The TSolution One Total Knee Application is an active robot system for total knee replacement that supports an open implant library, which reportedly provides surgeons with a variety of implant options.
“We are delighted to expand the open implant library of the TSolution One Total Knee Application to include Ortho Development’s Balanced Knee System (BKS) and BKS TriMax implants,” Jay Yang, acting CEO of Think Surgical, said in the release. “Ortho Development’s reputation for attaining reproducible outcomes in [total knee arthroplasty] TKA combined with the accuracy available to surgeons through the use of the TSolution One Application makes this an exciting offering for surgeons,” Yang added.
“We are optimistic about our collaboration with Think Surgical, and the ability to offer a robotic option to our customers in this expanding area of orthopedic surgery,” Brent Bartholomew, president of Ortho Development, said in the release. “The BKS and BKS TriMax have an excellent clinical history and market reputation going back 20 plus years. Coupling these implants with the TSolution One Total Knee Application adds a unique enabling technology for our flagship products.”