The iPad app that teaches surgeons how to operate.

The iPad app that teaches surgeons how to operate.

Forget the board game Operation: this new mobile surgical simulator lets you tap and swipe your way through the steps of an operation in a radical new model of interactive training With an effortless swipe of the finger, you slice open the patient’s skin. A gentle pinch and the flesh is prised apart to reveal […]

Healthcare is Online — Here’s What to Do about.

Healthcare is Online — Here’s What to Do about.

Healthcare is irrefutably going digital. From the obvious changes, like the switch from physical to computer-based patient records in our clinics and hospitals, to the news of increasing patient reliance on the Internet and Social Media to make healthcare decisions, it is now impossible for physicians, medical facilities, and even medtech and biotech organizations to […]

Market Your Innovation from its Conceptualization

Market Your Innovation from its Conceptualization

Surgeons, you are the ultimate inventors. Why? Because you are driven to by an unstoppable fire with the desire to help people; you are creative decision makers; you are not afraid of calculated risks and most importantly, every single day, you are given a complex set of clinical circumstances and imperfect technological options. It is […]

Physicians Can Google Their Patients?

Physicians Can Google Their Patients?

Searching for the right medical professional on Google isn’t anything new, but it’s definitely becoming more of the norm. In a world driven by the power of the Internet and Social Media, physicians are regularly reminded that patients can and will use tools like Facebook and Twitter, doctor review websites, and mobile health apps to […]

Innovating Spinal Surgery Using Non-Fusion Motion Preservation Technology

Innovating Spinal Surgery Using Non-Fusion Motion Preservation Technology

Thanks to leading edge scientists, surgeons, and biomechanical engineers, huge waves are being made in the world of spine care with non-fusion motion preservation technology. Always defined by its concurrent resources, spine surgery has long been marked by traditional, fusion techniques that “fuse”, or in effect, weld together, the vertebral bones of the spine. In […]