Medovex touts 1st sale, commercial use of DenerveX system

Medovex said today that it sold its 1st DenerveX system, and that the device had been used in its 1st commercial procedures since winning CE Mark approval in the European Union last month. The DenerveX system uses a slowly rotating burr to remove targeted facet joint synovial membrane and radiofrequency ablation technology to destroy tissue and denude any residual nervous and synovial membrane on the joint, effectively removing sensory tissue from it, the Atlanta-based company said. The system consists of a DenerveX device kit with a single use medical device and a DenerveX Pro-40 power generator, Medovex said. “Our 1st human use cases for the DenerveX System which took place in Manchester, England recently with very encouraging initial procedural success. We anticipate performing up to as many as 30 plus additional procedures by the end of August. This is the beginning of delivering on our goal of ‘proof of principle’ in the adoption of the technology in this very sizable market. We are also pleased to have also reached our first revenue events in the EU with others soon to expected to follow,” CEO Jarrett Gorlin said in a press release. “With the DenerveX System, we can offer surgeons and pain management specialists the ability to attain precise treatment of the facet joint pain. The DenerveX treatment uses ‘rotacapsulation,’ a combination of high heat and rotational capsular tissue shaving, in a minimally invasive posterior procedu...
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Medical technology portfolio company Medovex said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its DenerveX spinal denervation treatment system designed to treat facet joint syndrome. The DenerveX system uses a slowly rotating burr to remove targeted facet joint synovial membrane and radiofrequency ablation technology to destroy tissue and denude any residual nervous and synovial membrane on the joint, effectively removing sensory tissue from it, the Atlanta-based company said. “We are clearly pleased to have accomplished this important milestone not just for our shareholders, but for all of those suf...
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