FH ORTHO RECEIVES REGULATORY CLEARANCE IN JAPAN FOR ITS ARROW® PRIME ANATOMIC SHOULDER SYSTEM

Mulhouse, France (July 26, 2019) – FH Ortho, a manufacturer of orthopedic devices and instruments for surgeons around the world, announced it has received approval from the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency of Japan to market the Arrow® Prime Anatomic Shoulder System to treat complex fractured shoulder reconstructions and total joint replacements resulting from wear or trauma.  “The approval of Arrow Prime in Japan represents another exciting opportunity to further grow our presence in the global market” said Jean-Marc Idier, President Group FH Ortho. “Our goal is to design innovative implants that are simple and easy to use with reproducible results for a broad range of patients and I believe we have achieved this with the Arrow Prime Shoulder System.”

More than 24,000 cases have been performed worldwide with the Arrow Shoulder System since 2003, with over 15 years of clinical data.

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Introduces, Mr. Chris Valois

We are excited to welcome Chris Valois as the newest addition to the FH Orthopedics, Inc. team as the General Manager – US.
Previously, Chris has held various leadership roles in marketing, sales and operations with Medtronic, ZimmerBiomet, Tornier and most recently served as Vice President of Sales & Marketing with Xtant Medical.
As the US General Manager, Chris will focus on continuing to build the FH Ortho presence in the US with our customers, business partners and employees. Key areas of focus will be customer engagement, process agility and portfolio diversification.
Chris will continue to reside in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area with his wife Carrie and daughter Rae. He will spend significant time at the Chicago headquarters as well as maintain a heavy presence across the US with our distributors and customers.
Please help us welcome Chris.
Chris Valois
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