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ORTHOCOR MEDICAL INTRODUCES NEW ANKLE AND WRIST RECOVERY DEVICES

Twin Cities medical device company makes a BIG SPLASH with the launch of 2 new products. ARDEN HILLS, MN,  June 29, 2017– Today, OrthoCor Medical announces the arrival of 2 new recovery devices to its product line, the Active Ankle System and the Active Wrist System. These new devices will complement the current product portfolio, which includes the OrthoCor Active Knee and OrthoCor Active Back System. With millions of people seeking alternatives to current pain treatments, OrthoCor’s products usher a new era of drug-free pain management. The OrthoCor Active Systems are FDA cleared for adjunctive use in the palliative treatment…



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Caerus Corp. has acquired OrthoCor Medical

OrthoCor Medical has been acquired by Caerus Corp., a developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical devices for the veterinary market. This acquisition will expand business opportunities for OrthoCor into larger pain management markets while continuing to place patient care first. Each company will retain their independence as separate entities. OrthoCor Medical will maintain focus on improving patient recovery with the introduction of new PEMF devices for additional joints & other non-invasive pain management technologies. OrthoCor Medical has now relocated its headquarters to Arden Hills.



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OrthoCor embracing the new ICD-10 System

CMS announced the transition of diagnostic and procedural codes from the ICD 9 to the ICD 10 system. In an effort to improve the medical classification system, the ICD-10 will add on an additional 54,000 codes to allow accurate diagnosis for patients. Providers, billers, and payers are all required to comply with the new changes, as of October 1st 2015. To ensure that there are no delays with processing our patient’s prescriptions, we have updated our Physician Written Order Guide to reflect the new ICD-10 coding. We encourage patients and doctors to download the latest guide here.



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OrthoCor’s CEO Invited to Speak at DeviceTalks

OrthoCor’s CEO, John Dinusson, will be joining other MedTech leaders to discuss the landscape of the medical technology industry. DeviceTalks is hosted by MassDevice, a Business Journal publication. OrthoCor Medical, Medtronic and other industry leaders have participated in previous years. This year the event will be on September 23rd from 4-5:30PM at the Science Museum of Minnesota. Click for more information on DeviceTalks.



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OrthoCor Medical Approves Andrews Institute Physician-Initiated Study

Andrews Institute Gulf Breeze, Fla. February 26, 2014 Three research grants have recently been awarded to the Andrews Research & Education Institute (AREI). Physicians at the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine stay on the leading edge of medicine while furthering the knowledge and care of musculoskeletal injuries through participation in scientific research. Research studies are developed to address current medical needs within the community and are conducted at AREI with the goal of bettering patient outcomes and improving the quality of life for our community. Knee injuries are one of the most commonly sustained injuries in the U….



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PEMF Patient Spotlight: Dr. William from Georgia

Q: When did your knee pain start? A: I’ve had this progress over the last two and a half years. The discomfort that I have is usually on getting up and starting to walk after I had been sitting for a while or waking up in the morning not having moved my leg. Usually I will get pain on initial movement. Q: What did you previously use to treat the pain? A: I would usually take anti-inflammatories. I’ve also taken Hyaluronic acid injections every six months for three years. There is some difference, but it would not clear up the…



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PEMF Patient Spotlight: Ronald from Texas

Q: When did your knee pain start? A: I’ve had problems with my knee ever since high school. I waited until I was 61 years old to treat it. I got my first knee replaced and I was walking about a mile a day after a few months of therapy until a few years ago when I tripped and fell down the basement stairs. When I did, I bent my whole right leg back and it never did feel much better. I currently have both knees replaced. Q: What did you previously use to treat the pain? A: I’ve had…



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PEMF Patient Spotlight: Lori from New York

Q: When did your knee pain start? A: It started 22 years ago after a brutal knee injury. I had a bump in my knee and I went for two arthroscopic surgeries. They did a lot of work to clear the arthritis out, but they couldn’t do it. They had to scrape my patella and take part of my meniscus out. Q: What did you previously use to treat the pain? A: I went to physical therapy and when it didn’t work, I went through arthroscopic surgery. They were giving me painkillers and I was allergic to that. I’ve had…



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40 under 40: John Dinusson, OrthoCor Medical Inc.

Article by: Henry Breimhurst Twin Cities Business March 15, 2013 5:00am  38, President and CEO, OrthoCor Medical Inc. John Dinusson isn’t a doctor, and he doesn’t play one on TV. But the president of Minneapolis-based med-tech companyOrthoCor Medical Inc. is a smart and relentless businessman whose ability to oversee the development and marketing of a knee-pain-relief device has the company off and running. It was Dinusson’s ability to get the OrthoCor Active Knee System into the hands of NBC’s Dr. Oz — who both is a doctor AND plays one on TV — that helped gain the device national attention, which led…



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