Tribute to Rich Linder

September 21st, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Attila Poka, MD, Joins CoNextions

September 7th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Internationally Known and Respected Orthopaedic Traumatologist Joins CoNextions as it prepares for its anticipated FDA Clearance and the Launch of its Revolutionary CoNextions TR™ Device in the United States

SANDY, Utah, Sept. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — CoNextions Medical (www.conextionsmed.com) has announced that Attila Poka, one of the most experienced and internationally known surgeons in Orthopaedic Trauma, has joined CoNextions Medical as CoNextions Medical’s Chief Medical Officer beginning September 1st, 2016. Dr. Poka was previously Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma at (more…)

CoNextions Medical Announces Hiring of Dan Gruppo

July 27th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Dan Gruppo, the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Stryker Upper Trauma and Extremities at Stryker Orthopaedics, Joins CoNextions Medical as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing as CoNextions Prepares for its anticipated FDA Clearance and the Launch of its Revolutionary CoNextions TR™ Device in the United States

SANDY, Utah, July 27, 2016 — CoNextions Medical (www.conextionsmed.com) has announced that Dan Gruppo, one of the most experienced and successful sales and marketing executives in Orthopaedics, has joined CoNextions
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Revolutionary Tendon Repair Technology at AAOS

February 22nd, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Orthopedic Surgeons Invited to Receive Hands-on Demonstrations of Innovative New Device, Procedure at Annual Meeting

SANDY, Utah — February 22, 2016 — CoNextions Medical, Inc. (conextionsmed.com), an innovation-driven medical device company founded by leading figures in the Utah life sciences community, announced today that it will both premier and demonstrate its next-generation (more…)

Governor’s Medals for Science and Technology

February 2nd, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Mr. Linder is Honored with the prestigious Governor’s Medals for Science and Technology.

CoNextions Medical, Inc. CEO, co-founder and president, Rich Linder was honored by the Utah Science and Research Initiative (USTAR) and the Governor’s Office for Economic Development at an awards dinner at Rio Tinto Stadium on January 13. Mr. Linder was (more…)

CEO is Honored by BioUtah

December 7th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Utah Governor Gary Herbert, U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch Among Dignitaries Celebrating
Linder’s Achievements

Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) December 07, 2015 — CoNextions Medical, Richard J. Linder, co-founder,
president and CEO of CoNextions Medical, Inc. (www.conextionsmed.com), received from BioUtah, an
independent, non-profit trade association that serves the life science industry in the state of Utah, its Outstanding Entrepreneurial Spirit Award for 2015 at its (more…)

Strong Team in Development of Tendon Product

November 10th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Article by ORTHOPRENEUR

 

team_e-kubiakIn 2011, Erik Kubiak, M.D., an orthopaedic trauma and adult reconstruction surgeon and Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Utah, co-founded CoNextions Medical to treat tendon repairs differently than traditional, suture-based methods.

Earlier this year, the company received the Utah Innovation Award in the Life Sciences – Medical Device category for its sutureless tendon repair technology, a non-triggering, biocompatible device that removes knot variability. The device is intended to shorten procedure times and produce more durable tendon repairs than those achieved using traditional epitendinous sutures.

CoNextions is working toward FDA clearance and CE Mark approval, expected in the next year.

ORTHOPRENEUR spoke with Kubiak to discuss the product development process and the importance of a strong team to help execute your ideas.

ORTHOPRENEUR: Your company was awarded the Utah Innovation Award for its technology. Can you explain its inception? (more…)

Breakthrough Soft Tissue Repair Technology

September 9th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Utah Firm Unveils Proprietary Device and New Procedure Designed to Substantially Improve Tendon Repair at ASSH 2015

SEATTLE, Washington — September 9, 2015 — CoNextions Medical, Inc. (conextionsmed.com) announced that it will premiere their next generation tendon repair technology, CoNextions TR, at the 70th annual scientific meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (more…)

Utah Innovation Awards Winner

May 18th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Sandy, UT—CoNextions Medical (conextionsmed.com) was awarded the Utah Innovation Award in the Life Sciences – Medical Device category for their new suture-less tendon repair technology at the 13th Annual Utah Innovation Awards (more…)