Aurora Spine Receives Australian TGA Clearance for ZIP Ultra(TM) MIS Interspinous Fusion System
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - February 21st, 2014 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today that it has received Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) clearance for the ZIP Ultra™ Interspinous Fusion System.
First Surgical Implant of ZIP ULTRA MIS Interspinous Device Performed in the United Kingdom
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - February 18th, 2014 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today the first surgical implant of the company's ZIP ULTRA™ Minimally Invasive Interspinous Device in the United Kingdom. The surgery was performed at the University Hospital Llandough, a part of the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, by Mr. Stuart James.
Aurora Spine Appoints Executive Vice President of Sales
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - February 13th, 2014 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today the appointment of Mike Keegan to the newly created position of Executive Vice President, U.S. Sales. Mr. Keegan will be responsible for the Company's U.S. sales efforts, including the oversight of strategic sales development, sales administration, adding divisional sales directors and sales training.
Aurora Spine Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Sterile-Packed TiNano(TM) Coated Interbody Systems
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - February 4th, 2014 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for sterile-packed titanium plasma spray coated (TiNano™) spinal fusion implants.
Aurora Spine Announces 100th MIS Interspinous Fusion System Sold in Italy
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - January 29th, 2014 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today that the 100th ZIP™ Ultra MIS Interspinous fusion system has been sold in Italy. The first surgery in Italy occurred on September 30th, 2013.
Aurora Spine attending JP Morgan 32nd Annual Healthcare conference
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - January 15th, 2014 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today that they will be attending J.P. Morgan conference in San Francisco, CA. The conference is one of the largest and most informative health care investment seminars in the industry.
First Surgical Implant of ZIP MIS Interspinous Implant Performed in Germany
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - Dec. 19th, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today the first surgical implant of the company's ZIP ULTRA™ Minimally Invasive Interspinous Implant in Germany.
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - Dec. 12th, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today that the first U.S. surgical implant of the company's ZIP ULTRA™ Minimally Invasive Interspinous Fusion System was performed at Southern California Hospital in Culver City, CA.
AURORA SPINE RECEIVES FDA 510(k) CLEARANCE FOR ZIP MIS INTERSPINOUS FUSION SYSTEM
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - Dec. 4th, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSXV:ASG) announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) 510(k) clearance for the company’s ZIP Minimally Invasive Interspinous Fusion System (the “ZIP”).
Aurora Spine Announces New Chief Financial Officer And Chief Operations Officer!
CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA - Nov. 21st, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSXV: ASG) today announced the appointment Eric Fronk as their Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and Kenneth Gross as their new Chief Operating Officer (COO).
AURORA SPINE ANNOUNCES FIRST US SURGERY & GLOBAL LAUNCH OF AMNIOPUR
Carlsbad, CA - September 30th, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSXV: ASG) a global minimally invasive (MIS) spinal implant company, is pleased to announce the first US surgical usage of the company's AmnioPUR liquid allograft products in a lumbar spinal procedure.
First Surgical Implant of ZIP MIS Interspinous Implant Performed
Carlsbad, CA- September 30th, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSXV: ASG) announced today that the first European surgical implant of the company's ZIP™ MIS Interspinous Implant was performed at the Casa di Cura Rugani, in Sienna Italy. The procedure was performed by Professor Dr. Daniel Cabezas, an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery in Nurse School Fatebenefratelli at University of Rome "Tor Vergata".
Aurora Spine Corporation Completes Initial Public Offering
Carlsbad, CA- September 5th, 2013 - Aurora Spine Corporation ("Aurora Spine") is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced initial public offering of 5,150,000 common shares (the "Shares") at a price per share of USD$0.70, for total gross proceeds of USD$3,605,000. The offering was made on a "best efforts" agency basis by M Partners Inc.
Carlsbad, CA- August 28th, 2013 - Aurora Spine announced continued expansion with the opening of its new corporate headquarters in Carlsbad, California. The 17,288-square foot building addresses Aurora Spine’s need to expand research & development, engineering, business development, sales, marketing, shipping and IT. Aurora Spine also has an international office in Harrogate, England.
Carlsbad, CA - July 24th, 2013 - Aurora Spine has now received the CE Mark Approval for its ZIP MIS Interspinous Fusion System. The CE Mark designation will allow the ZIP MIS system to be sold in the European Union and other countries that recognize or require this approval. Aurora Spine's product officially complies with the applicable safety legislation in the EU market.
Mr. Richard Moss VP of International Business Development
Carlsbad, CA - June 11th, 2013 - Aurora Spine today announces the appointment of Mr. Richard Moss, VP of International Business Development. Mr. Moss has been Vice President of International Sales at Doctors Research Group, Inc. since February 2009. He served as Director of Sales (Europe) for TranS1, Inc., a publicly traded US medical device company in Wilmington, NC, focusing on developing innovative, minimally invasive surgical procedures for the treatment of lower back pain.
Carlsbad, CA- May 7th, 2013 - Aurora Spine today announced the appointment Dr. Neville Alleyne to their Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Dr. Alleyne is a certified orthopaedic surgeon and the Director of the Orthopaedic Spine Center at Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside, CA.
Ian Armstrong, M.D., joins Aurora Spine's Scientific Advisory Board.
Carlsbad, CA- April 9th, 2013- Aurora Spine today announces the appointment of Ian Armstrong M.D. to its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Dr. Armstrong specializes in the treatment of cervical and lumbar spine injuries. He is the Medical Director of the Southern California Spine Institute, a premier center for the treatment of spinal disorders.
Aurora Spine Becomes ISO Certified by the British Standards Institute
Carlsbad, CA - December 19th, 2012 - This is an exciting time at Aurora Spine as they successfully completed the ISO stage 1 & 2 audits in November, and are now ISO certified by the British Standards Institute (BSI).
December 19th, 2012- Murphy, M.D., an oncologist and specialist in disorders of the pediatric brain and spine, has joined the Aurora Spine, LLC Advisory Board of Physicians. Murphy serves as the Chief of the UCSD Pediatric Radiation Oncology Service and is an active member of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), a national cooperative group focusing on the treatment of pediatric cancers.
November 26th, 2012 - Raymond Linovitz, M.D., a retired board certified orthopedic surgeon in Southern California, has accepted appointment to the Advisory Board of Aurora Spine, a firm specializing in minimally-invasive (MIS), regenerative technologies. Linovitz has authored publications on the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the spine and has been involved in the development of new technology and surgical intruments.
November 15, 2012- Brad Mason, principal founder of BREG, Inc., and former Group President of Orthofix, joins Aurora Spine as Chairman to the Advisory Board. Carlsbad, CA-- Aurora Spine announces the recent appointment of Brad Mason as Chairman to the Advisory Board. Brad Mason was the principal founder, Chairman, and CEO of BREG, Inc., a sports medicine orthopedics company which grossed nearly $100 million in sales.
December 19th, 2012 - Aurora Spine, LLC, in a partnership with Axxcess Health Care Group, has raised $2 million in a series “A” investment round. According to Ken Gross, CFO of Aurora Spine, the Carlsbad, California, company expects to raise a total of $5 million.