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Merete has received FDA 510(k) clearance to market its SCARFix™ Plate for
the fixation of the Scarf Osteotomy in Hallux Valgus repair.

This novel plate is designed to provide a stronger osteotomy fixation in comparison to the two screw fixation thus allowing early weight bearing by minimizing displacement, proximal stress fractures and troughing concerns.
The plate is low profile and anatomically contoured to fit the first metatarsal and applies both angled and locking screws.

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The annual meeting of the AAOS American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons took place from March 11 – 15, 2014 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The most important orthopedic meeting in America was well visited by Surgeons and Sales Representatives from all over the world.

This year the visitors were able to learn more about the new products presented by Merete Medical Inc. The MetaFix PlantarMax foot plate as the first plantar/medial Lapidus fixation plate caught the attention of the attendees.

We are looking forward to next year's AAOS annual meeting in Las Vegas, where Merete Medical will be present for the 9th time in a row to present new, modern implants for the benefit of the patients and surgeons!

 

MeetingInternational Meeting of Experts in Berlin on the subject "Treatment of major defects“

November 10, 2012 - Merete Medical GmbH in Germany organized the international „Experts meet Experts“ meeting for orthopedic and trauma surgeons. Subject of the meeting was the development of prothetic treatments of defects in diaphysial bones and in the knee joint due to metastases, infections and traumata.

Several users of the Merete OsteoBridge®-system presented their midtime results. Furthermore a new database for the case documentation for further interpretation/analysis was presented by the university clinic Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck, Germany.

„We had lively discussions among the participants based on their own cases. As the manufacturer of the OsteoBridge® Diaphysis and Intramedullary Knee Arthrodesis-system, we gained valuable impulses, that will influence the further product development“ reported Alexia Anapliotis, president of Merete Medical.

For the second time Professor Gunter Lob, as scientific leader and moderator of the meeting, invited renowned experts and users to this exchange in the capital of Germany, which was held in the Sofitel Hotel, Gendarmenmarkt.

 

MPC_Board_2012Merete Medical Inc. supported the Midwest Podiatry Conference that took place from April 19 - 22, 2012 in Chicago. As a sponsor of this conference we received the bronze certificate from the Illinois Podiatric Medical Association.

We are coming back next year!

 

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This year's annual meeting of the AAOS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons was held in San Francisco from February 8th - 10th, 2012.
San Francisco welcomed the domestic and international attendees in the centrally located Moscone Center with springlike weather.  Merete USA presented itself with a newly designed booth and new products at the conference.  In a relaxed atmosphere the Merete representatives informed the visitors who were particularly interested in Merete´s new innovative Foot reconstructive Implants. Among others, OsteoBridge® System with its recently FDA cleared Spacer Connectors  for the management of Bone Defects and Resections in oncology patients as well as the OsteoBridge® IKA Knee Arthrodesis System were subject of major interest. 
On the "Specialty-Day", a day set aside for scientific programs presented by organizations that are members of the Board of Specialty Societies (BOS), Merete USA sponsored the contribution of the "Musculoskeletal Tumor Society" (www.msts.org). 

All in all - it was a success for Merete.  See you in March 2013 in Chicago!

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