, /PRNewswire/ -- Centinel Spine, Inc., (Centinel Spine) announces the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of ALTOS, a posterior cervical thoracic stabilization system indicated for use in either the lateral masses of the cervical spine or the pedicles of the cervical-thoracic spine. The first surgical implantation of the ALTOS system was performed by Gery Hsu, MD, CRMC Medical Associates, on .
ALTOS is the first FDA cleared posterior cervical thoracic system specifically designed for implantation into either the cervical lateral masses or the cervical-thoracic pedicles. This low profile, stabilization system offers both fully threaded and smooth shank polyaxial screws with 80 degrees of freedom for simple insertion in the most demanding spinal anatomies. The system also provides laminar hooks, connectors, straight and curved rods for customizable constructs that meet each patient's anatomical needs to provide outstanding clinical outcomes.
About Centinel Spine, Inc.
Centinel Spine, Inc. is a privately-held spinal device company leading the development and commercialization of the Stand-Alone, No-Profile, Integrated Interbody fusion technologies. For more information on Centinel Spine products and technologies, please visit the Company's web site at www.centinelspine.com.
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