FDA clears lumbar interbody fusion device from Zavation Medical

[Image from Zavation Medical]Zavation Medical announced today that it received FDA 510(k) clearance for its eZspand lateral expandable lumbar interbody fusion device.

Flowood, Mississippi-based Zavation designed the eZspand lateral, part of the Zavation eZspand interbody system, with precision and continual expansion to offer an optimized fit for each patient, allowing for the enhancement of structural stability and improved sagittal balance.

The company said in a news release that the Zavation eZspand lateral does not require secondary locking, minimizing procedural steps. Its cage has up to 15° lordosis and the ability to back fill with bone graft and each implant expands to 6mm from the insertion height to create a large graft window that facilitates fusion.

Zavation boasts that continuous height adjustment up to 6mm and no secondary locking step separates the eZspand lateral from competitors.

The spinal implant has indication for spinal fusion pr…

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