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Maxtown Medical along side Premia Spine is pleased to invite you to our cadaveric spine training on the ProMIS™Fixation System. 

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Time 12:00-5:00

Location Mayfield Surgical Innovation Center 

              Second Floor 4020 Smith Rd. 

    Cincinnati, OH 45209


The program combines a didactic session with hands-on training under the guidance of a visiting surgeon and Premia Spine personnel. Upon completion of the program, you will be ready to use our state-of-the-art systems for your lumbar spine patients.


ProMIS™ Fixation System

Delivers value to patients and hospitals:

  • Fewer steps and a faster procedure.
  • Less radiation exposure for operating room staff and patients.
  • Small uniform skin incisions with the least muscle trauma.
  • Sterile implants-More economical reprocessing.
  • More economical reprocessing.

Direct Skin-to-Screw Technique:

  • Preload your screwdriver with a pedicle screw, tower, and K-wire.
  • One instrument takes you from skin incision to final screw placement.
  • Less time, less x-ray exposure.

Watch a video of the technique here


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