SALT LAKE CITY, June 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Armen Khachatryan, MD and The Disc Alternative Heart in the present day introduced profitable completion of the primary collection of MOTUS lumbar complete joint alternative surgical procedures as a part of the BalancedBack pivotal medical trial sponsored by 3Spine. The examine goals to check outcomes for sufferers handled with the brand new low again complete joint reconstruction to sufferers who obtained a standard spinal fusion in a separate potential 3Spine examine. Dr. Khachatryan accomplished the preliminary collection of MOTUS surgical procedures on the World Microsurgical Heart of Park Metropolis, and can enroll a restricted variety of further sufferers from the better Salt Lake Metropolis space over the approaching months.
3Spine’s lumbar complete joint alternative process and MOTUS machine is a ‘first-of-kind’ expertise changing the perform of the disc and aspect joints via a posterior strategy. The process is meant to broadly handle leg ache, again ache, and spinal instability, whereas correcting posture and permitting freedom of motion. Very similar to a hip or knee alternative, the process treats degenerative illness via reconstruction of the spinal complete joint.
“That is completely groundbreaking work,” stated Dr. Khachatryan. “Our heart has participated in lots of profitable cervical disc trials up to now, and I feel we now have the lumbar resolution we so desperately want. Low again points are extremely frequent, and MOTUS is the one expertise to my information that may handle a broad array of degenerative situations. The expertise additionally permits us to right stability in a brand new manner. The info so far are very encouraging, and I’m thrilled to be a part of bringing this expertise to the US market.”
“We’re very fortunate to have Dr. Khachatryan as a part of our program,” stated Marc Peterman, CEO of 3Spine. “Dr. Ok is internationally acknowledged as one of many foremost leaders in spinal movement preservation. He has constructed a specialised movement observe centered on his beliefs about practical preservation, and is simply an unbelievable particular person to work with. We stay up for studying from his expertise utilizing MOTUS on this medical examine.”
3Spine, Inc. is in search of single-level indications from L1-S1 in sufferers affected by lumbar degeneration with or with out foraminal or recess spinal stenosis with not more than a grade 1 spondylolisthesis on the concerned degree. Further particulars can be found at ClinicalTrials.gov. Sufferers within the Better Salt Lake Metropolis space concerned with collaborating within the medical trial can contact Aubrey Cicon at firstname.lastname@example.org for extra info.
About 3Spine: 3Spine, Inc. is a personal, medical section healthcare firm headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee, devoted to advancing affected person care via the event of lumbar (low again) complete joint alternative as an alternative choice to spinal fusion. The corporate’s breakthrough MOTUS expertise is designed to protect pure stability and vary of movement in all postures, permitting sufferers to reside a extra energetic, pain-free life. Be taught extra on LinkedIn, Fb, Twitter, or by visiting www.3spine.com.
About Dr. Armen Khachatryan: Dr. Armen Khachatryan is a extremely expert orthopedic spine surgeon with board certification and over twenty years of expertise within the discipline. All through his profession, Dr. Khachatryan has proven a passionate dedication to practical movement preserving spinal surgical methods, with a selected give attention to synthetic disc alternative. In 2013, he based The Disc Alternative Heart, a cutting-edge facility positioned in Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah, that has been on the forefront of ongoing analysis and training to optimize disc alternative expertise as a viable different to fusion for sufferers. Along with his pioneering strategy and in depth expertise in using synthetic disc alternative methods, Dr. Khachatryan has change into a sought-after surgeon drawing sufferers from throughout the globe to The Disc Alternative Heart.