BioPoly® Expands into Poland
February 27, 2015
FORT WAYNE, IN – BioPoly, LLC continues European expansion of its Partial Resurfacing Knee (femoral condyle) System with the first surgeries in Poland now complete. The unique hydrophilic properties of the proprietary BioPoly® material allow it to be used to replace painful cartilage defects in patients' knees.
BioPoly Enters Germany and Italy
July 25, 2014
FORT WAYNE, IN – German and Italian surgeons enter the ranks of BioPoly™ RS Partial Resurfacing Knee users. In recent weeks, surgeons from Germany and Italy successfully performed their respective country’s first BioPoly Partial Resurfacing Knee implantations. The surgeries were accomplished by world-class surgeons who recognized BioPoly as the solution for the treatment of osteochondral lesions in the knee.
BioPoly Trains European Surgeons with its Partial Resurfacing Knee Implant System
June 6, 2014
FORT WAYNE, IN – Twenty-four (24) surgeons from the UK, France, Germany, and Austria recently completed training for the CE-marked BioPoly RS Partial Resurfacing Knee Implant surgical technique. This training was accomplished in Bristol, UK and Salzburg, Austria. Both training sessions included presentations from experienced BioPoly surgeons and hands-on training in cadaver lab settings.
Me and My Knee Operation: Tiny Cushion in your knee that helps you avoid drastic surgery
May 23, 2014
A new cartilage patch means patients with arthritis can avoid a total knee replacement. John Cronin, 65, an airline sales agent from East Preston, West Sussex, had operation, as he tells CAROL DAVIS.
BioPoly™ Raises $5M for European Commercialization of Its Orthopaedic Products
February 9, 2014
FORT WAYNE, IN - BioPoly LLC, a Schwartz Biomedical company, announced today that it has fully subscribed its latest round of equity financing ($5M). BioPoly received regulatory approval (i.e. CE mark) to sell its unique knee resurfacing devices in Europe, and has been successfully implanting in patients for more than 2 years. Expansion of product sales into additional European countries is in process, as well as launching into select countries outside the European Union.
Functional outcomes at 18 months after treatment of a femoral condyle chondral lesion with a novel permanent defect replacement implant (BioPoly™ RS Partial Resurfacing Knee): a case report
October 1, 2013
A 47 year old female reported for consultation with complaints of pain in the medial aspect of the knee. The patient was an otherwise healthy individual with a BMI of 22 and no concomitant health problems, who was active in recreational sports such as running and skiing prior to experiencing knee problems.