Profile: Conmed Corp (CNMD.O)
CONMED Corporation, incorporated on February 10, 1970, is a medical technology company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacturing and sale on a global basis of surgical devices and related equipment. The Company provides surgical devices and equipment for minimally invasive procedures. The Company's products are used by surgeons and physicians in a range of specialties, including orthopedics, general surgery, gynecology, neurosurgery and gastroenterology. The Company's product lines consist of orthopedic surgery, general surgery and surgical smoke evacuation products. As of December 31, 2018, the Company's products are distributed domestically directly to over 6,000 hospitals, surgery centers and other healthcare institutions, as well as through medical specialty distributors.
Orthopedic surgery consists of sports medicine instrumentation and small bone, large bone and specialty powered surgical instruments and service fees related to the promotion and marketing of sports medicine allograft tissue. The Company's orthopedic surgery product lines include sports medicine, powered surgical instruments, and sports biologics and tissue. These products are marketed under a range of brands, including Hall, CONMED Linvatec, Concept and Shutt. The Company offers a range of devices and products to repair injuries, which have occurred in the articulating joint areas of the body. Its sports medicine products include powered resection instruments, arthroscopes, reconstructive systems, tissue repair sets, metal and bioabsorbable implants, as well as related disposable products and fluid management systems. Its single-use products include products, such as shaver blades, burs and pump tubing. Its arthroscopic products and technologies include bioabsorbable screws, push-in and screw-in suture anchors, and resection shavers.
The Company's powered instruments offering is sold principally under the Hall Surgical brand name, for use in large and small bone orthopedic, arthroscopic, oral/maxillofacial, podiatric, plastic, neurological, spinal and cardiothoracic surgeries. Its Hall 50 Powered Instrument System is designed for orthopedic applications. The Hall 50 Powered Instrument System allows a facility to purchase a single power system to perform total joint arthroplasty, trauma, arthroscopy and some small bone procedures. The Company's surgical visualization product line offers imaging systems for use in minimally invasive orthopedic and general surgery procedures. These procedures consist of 2DHD and 3DHD vision technologies.
General surgery consists of a range of endo-mechanical instrumentation for minimally invasive laparoscopic and gastrointestinal procedures, a line of cardiac monitoring products, as well as electrosurgical generators and related instruments. The Company's general surgery product line offers a range of products in the areas of advanced surgical, endoscopic technologies and critical care. Its surgical product offering include electrosurgical generators, handpieces, smoke management systems and accessories. Its endomechanical instrumentation products offer a full line of instruments, including trocars, suction irrigation devices, graspers, scissors and dissectors used in minimally invasive surgery. The Company offers a uterine manipulator called VCARE for use in increasing the efficiency of laparoscopic hysterectomies and other gynecologic laparoscopic procedures. Its endoscopic technologies offering includes a line of minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic products used in conjunction with procedures, which require flexible endoscopy. This offering includes mucosal management devices, forceps, scope management accessories, bronchoscopy devices, dilatation, stricture management devices, hemostasis, biliary devices and polypectomy.
The Company's critical care offering includes a line of vital signs and cardiac monitoring products, including pulse oximetry sensors, electrocardiogram (ECG) electrodes and accessories, and cardiac defibrillation and pacing pads. It also offers a line of suction instruments and tubing that are used throughout all areas of the hospital, as well as in Ambulatory Surgery Centers and the emergency medical market.
Surgical Smoke Evacuation
The Company offers surgical smoke evacuation, laparoscopic surgery solutions and smoke evacuation pencils. It offers its smoke evacuation technologies to physicians in a variety of specialties, including orthopedics, general surgery, gynecology, neurosurgery, thoracic surgery and gastroenterology.
The Company competes with Smith & Nephew, plc, Arthrex, Inc., Stryker Corporation, Richard Wolf, Karl Storz GmbH, Boston Scientific Corporation, Cook Medical, Inc., Merit Medical Endotek, Olympus, Inc., STERIS Corporation, Medivators, Inc., Medtronic plc, Johnson & Johnson, ERBE Elektromedizin GmbH, Megadyne, Applied Medical Resources Corporation, MicroAire Surgical Instruments, LLC, Zimmer Holdings, Inc., Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. and 3M Company.
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