Intellijoint Surgical News

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Intellijoint Surgical® Announces intellijoint HIP® Anterior Application FDA Clearance Mar 7, 2017

March 7, 2017 (Waterloo, Ontario) - Intellijoint Surgical® Inc., a privately-held Canadian medical technology company, announces FDA clearance of intellijoint HIP® Anterior, the newest application to the intellijoint HIP suite.

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Invest Ontario: Bringing Precision to Orthopaedic Surgery Feb 8, 2017

Check out Invest Ontario's exclusive Q&A Spotlight with the founders of Intellijoint Surgical®.

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Intellijoint Surgical featured in 2016 Technology Spotlight Dec 1, 2016

Intellijoint Surgical® was featured in the Record's 2016 Technology Spotlight magazine alongside some of Kitchener-Waterloo's best tech companies.

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MedCity News' Feature on Intellijoint Surgical Nov 29, 2016

Intellijoint Surgical® chats with MedCity News about the recent 11M funding announcement and future growth.


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Intellijoint Surgical® Raises $11MM to Expand the US Launch of intellijoint HIP® Nov 1, 2016

From inception to commercialization in less than six years, Intellijoint Surgical® is excited to announce the completion of its Series A fundraising round – the biggest milestone to date.

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Globe and Mail: Leave Canada to succeed? Startup feels the pressure Sep 29, 2016

Intellijoint Surgical CEO, Armen Bakirtzian, discusses the challenges of securing funding as the company advances to the next stage of growth.

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intellijoint HIP's® first clinical use of the Direct Anterior Approach Application in Canada a success Jul 8, 2016

On Tuesday, July 5, the first clinical use of intellijoint HIP's Direct Anterior Approach (DAA) Application was a success! The total hip arthroplasty using the Direct Anterior Approach was performed by Dr. B. Lanting at London Health Sciences Centre in London, Ontario, Canada. 

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Futurpreneur Spotlight on Intellijoint Surgical: Overcoming Obstacles to Solve Difficult Problems Jul 5, 2016

Having a desire to solve difficult problems through innovative solutions that directly impact people was just one of the reasons that entrepreneurs, Armen Bakirtzian, Andre Hladio, and Richard Fanson wanted to develop Intellijoint Surgical™, a company that creates and commercializes miniature 3D measurement technology for surgery.

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MaRS Landing Event

Intellijoint Surgical featured alongside Facebook, Airbnb & Etsy in the Innovation Alley at the MaRS Landing Event Jun 23, 2016

Intellijoint Surgical™ is excited to join MaRS, its tenants and ventures, and members of the media for the ribbon-cutting ceremony of MaRS Landing tonight in the West Atrium of MaRS Discovery District in Toronto. Intellijoint, along with a community of some of Canada’s most innovative organizations, will be demonstrating breakthrough technology in Innovation Alley. 

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Intellijoint Surgical Wins the Futurpreneur Shopify True Grit Award Jun 1, 2016

At today’s Action Entrepreneurship Canadian Summit in Toronto, Futurpreneur Canada and Shopify announced Intellijoint Surgical Inc. as the winner of the Shopify Grit Award. The award celebrates the kind of business success that comes from having “true grit” – creativity, ingenuity and resilience when faced with challenges.

“Futurpreneur has helped launch thousands of businesses and we are honoured to be 1 of 3 recipients of the prestigious 20th Anniversary Awards,” said Armen Bakirtzian, Co-Founder and CEO, Intellijoint Surgical Inc. “Business owners across this country face countless challenges, and we are humbled and extremely proud to represent the hard work and determination it takes to succeed.”

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