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Spineology Receives FDA Clearance for Capture™ Facet Screw System

ST. PAUL, Minn. (Nov 18, 2009) — Spineology Inc., developer and manufacturer of minimally invasive spinal surgery devices, announced today that it has received FDA clearance for its minimally invasive surgery (MIS) Capture™ Facet Screw System. The Capture System was developed by Spineology in mid-2009 under the direction of Dr. Chet Sutterlin, product development consultant. The system is designed for percutaneous implantation and delivers bilateral facet screws using simple “over-the-wire” techniques through a single small incision. It is ideal for use in stable cases of lumbar degenerative disc disease. “Our goal in developing the Capture System was to make a...