SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/19/13 --
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced today that Quentin Blackford, Senior Vice President of Finance and Treasury, is scheduled to present at the following investor events in March 2013:
- The Cowen 33rd Annual Health Care Conference at the Boston Marriot Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. EST.
- Barclays Capital Global Healthcare Conference at the Loews Miami Hotel in Miami, Florida, on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. EDT.
A live webcast of both presentations will be available online from the investor relations page of the Company's corporate website at www.nuvasive.com. After the live webcasts, a replay of the presentations will remain available on the website for 30 days.
NuVasive is a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedurally integrated solutions for the spine. The Company is the 4th largest player in the $8.2 billion global spine market. NuVasive's principal product offering is based on its Maximum Access Surgery, or MAS® platform. The MAS platform combines several categories of solutions that collectively minimize soft tissue disruption during spine surgery with maximum visualization and safe, easy reproducibility for the surgeon: a proprietary software-driven nerve avoidance system and intra-operative monitoring support; MaXcess®, a unique split-blade retractor system; a wide variety of specialized implants; and several biologic fusion enhancers. MAS significantly reduces surgery time and returns patients to activities of daily living much faster than conventional approaches. Having redefined spine surgery with the MAS platform's lateral approach, known as eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion, or XLIF®, NuVasive has built an entire spine franchise. With over 80 products today spanning lumbar, thoracic and cervical applications, the Company will continue to expand and evolve its offering predicated on its R&D focus and dedication to outstanding service levels supported by a culture of Absolute Responsiveness®.
NuVasive cautions you that statements included in this press release that are not a description of historical facts are forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors which, if they do not materialize or prove correct, could cause NuVasive's results to differ materially from historical results or those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. The potential risks and uncertainties are described in NuVasive's press releases and periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. NuVasive's public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission are available at www.sec.gov. NuVasive assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances arising after the date on which it was made.
Michael J. Lambert
EVP & Chief Financial Officer
VP, Corporate Development & Investor Relations
Nicholas S. Laudico
The Ruth Group