InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza
401 Ward Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64112
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Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. We create breakthrough products – in diagnostics, medical devices, nutrition and branded generic pharmaceuticals – that help you, your family, and your community lead healthier lives, full of unlimited possibilities. Today, 113,000 of us are working to make a lasting impact on health in the more than 160 countries we serve.
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com.
Aurora Spine specializes in developing surgical implants and new innovative medical technologies for minimally invasive treatments to provide patients with pain relief and short recovery times. We are committed to making our implants better, less invasive, and, most importantly, something that genuinely helps patients and improves their quality of life. Innovation targeted at our patients’ well-being.
The first innovation from Averitas Pharma in the US is the QUTENZA® (capsaicin) 8% topical system, which is a result of acquisitions in 2016 and 2018. These acquisitions give Grünenthal global commercial rights to QUTENZA and provide Averitas with its first FDA-approved product for distribution. QUTENZA is currently marketed and distributed by Averitas Pharma.
Find out more about The QUTENZA Difference by meeting with our team in the Exhibit Hall.
Aspen Medical Products
As a leader in the design, development and marketing of orthotics, Aspen’s core philosophy is to innovate and advance clinically-based solutions focused on serving the needs of healthcare professionals and enhancing patients’ lives.
Boston Scientific is a global leader in meaningful, industry-leading solutions for chronic pain and neurological diseases. Our WaveWriter Alpha™ Spinal Cord Stimulator Systems are the largest portfolio of full-body MRI conditional devices that combine therapy options for personalized relief of chronic pain patients.
CoreLink internally designs and manufactures 99% of its broad portfolio of spinal implant systems in St. Louis, MO. With a unique heritage that combines old-world craftsmanship with state-of-the-art manufacturing, we collaborate with surgeons to develop and deliver effective surgical solutions to improve the lives of patients. Learn more at CoreLinkSurgical.com
At Biocomposites, we are distinct in that our team of specialists is singularly focused on the development of innovative calcium compounds for surgical use.
Our innovative products are at the forefront of calcium technology and range from bone grafts to matrices that can be used in the presence of infection.
We lead global healthcare technology, boldly attacking the most challenging problems. Our Mission — to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life — unites a global team of 90,000+ people, and our technologies transform the lives of two people every second, every hour, every day. Expect more from us.
Medtronic. Engineering the extraordinary.
Discover a more targeted therapy using the first and only steerable portfolio for Vertebral Augmentation and RF Ablation. Merit SPINE’s unique steerable technology enables clinicians to target and treat spinal pathologies with precision and control. Achieve predictable outcomes using steerable tools for channel creation, cavity creation, and tumor ablation.
Ethos’ proprietary Foundation Pain Index is a single numerical score on a scale of 0 – 100 which describes the degree of abnormal biochemistry relevant to pain. FPI is comprised of 11 biomarkers that have specific pathways related to chronic pain and provides novel, objective information about the biochemical origins of pain.
Nevro is a global medical device company headquartered in Redwood City, CA that has the simple goal of helping more patients suffering from chronic pain including painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) achieve lasting relief. Nevro offers a next-generation advanced therapy called HFXTM. Built on the outcomes of 80,000+ patients, HFX is the most effective treatment for painful diabetic neuropathy patients refractory to conventional medical treatment.
Nevro | 1800 Bridge Parkway, Redwood City 94065 USA | www.nevro.com
Nalu is a medical technology company focused on developing and commercializing innovative and minimally invasive solutions for patients with chronic neuropathic pain. The Nalu Neurostimulation System delivers gentle electrical pulses to the nervous system to modulate pain signals to the brain. For more information visit, www.nalumed.com.
Spinal Simplicity is a company dedicated to the creation of innovative simple solutions for complex spinal problems. With a focus on quality, our products are designed to further enhance patient care while providing physicians with a greater array of minimally invasive devices.
Pentec Health, Inc. is a Joint Commission accredited specialty pharmacy and infusion provider that specializes in providing comprehensive care for patients with implanted pumps treating severe pain and/or spasticity. Our proprietary electronic communications platform ensures all disciplines remain informed and focused on improving patient outcomes.
Stratus Medical is a medical device company focused on reducing pain and suffering and improving the quality of life for chronic pain patients through innovation. Our leading product is the Nimbus RF Multitined Expandable Electrode which was developed to address the unmet need for an easy-to-use, efficient, cost-effective RF device that provides a large volume and optimally shaped lesion, which interventional pain specialists, orthopedic surgeons, and neurosurgeons can use to treat pain.
The SPRINT® PNS System, by SPR® Therapeutics, marks an innovative shift in the treatment of pain. Our breakthrough, 60-day treatment is a First-Line™ PNS option uniquely designed to recondition the central nervous system to provide significant and sustained relief from chronic pain — without a permanent implant, nerve damage or the risk of addiction.
Our Mission: Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. By continuously investing in research and technology, we provide the most advanced medical technology for interventional spine procedures. From workplace awards, community service involvement, and retaining the very best employees, we have a reputation worth honoring. Our more than 100 expert sales representatives are rigorously trained to support your practice, offer product and procedural consultation and be an active partner in helping you achieve goals.
SurGenTec is a privately owned medical device company based out of Boca Raton, FL that strives to bring the next level of technology to the spine, orthopedic and interventional pain industries. SurGenTec develops and manufactures innovative products with patient and surgeon safety at the heart of everything we do.
TerSera Therapeutics is a specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in suburban Chicago with a focus on acute care, oncology, and non-opioid pain management. Our mission is to develop and market products that truly make a difference for patients. Our focus is to bring intelligent solutions to our customers that go beyond the therapy itself in order to provide improved patient outcomes.
VIVEX Biologics is a commercial-stage, regenerative solutions company improving patient care through the innovation of tissue-based therapies. VIVEX strives to create treatment options and solutions that will improve the lives of patients. By leveraging the resources of the nation’s oldest civilian tissue bank, VIVEX focuses on products and new technologies to meet the evolving needs of surgeons and patients while sustaining its 50-year commitment to serving and honoring tissue donors and families. The company’s portfolio of allograft implants and other signature VIVEX solutions include viable bone matrices; demineralized bone matrices, such as cortical and cancellous bone in strips, sponges, fibers, and putties; amnion and dermis grafts; and intervertebral disc tissue allografts.
WebCareHealth, established in 2014, is a leading remote patient monitoring company. Improving care for chronic pain patients while offering a no risk opportunity: NO UPFRONT / DEVICE COSTS, dedicated clinical service team 24/7, customizable alerts, track billing and compliance. Proven clinical benefits, patient satisfaction, improved office efficiencies and revenue generation. We’ll help build an internal program that’s right for you!