AAHKS Names OrthAlign, Inc. as the 2023 Industry Innovation Award Winner
On Friday, November 3, 2023, OrthAlign, Inc. was presented the 2023 Industry Innovation Award by the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS). AAHKS introduced the award at the 2023 Annual Meeting to acknowledge companies that demonstrate cutting-edge innovation in the field of hip and knee arthroplasty.
“AAHKS is truly excited to grant the Industry Innovation Award to OrthAlign, Inc., for their addition of the Balance feature on their flagship product, Lantern®. It’s very important for industry to have a role in developing innovations in patient care and with 16 entries submitted, I think that’s a great indicator for innovation in the field of hip and knee arthroplasty,” said Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS, AAHKS President.
The award-winning product was the addition of the Balance application to the Lantern® Platform. Lantern Balance delivers an efficient, easy-to-use, cost-effective technology that aids surgeons in soft-tissue balancing during primary and revision knee replacement procedures. The application expansion was designed to provide computer-assisted alignment and soft-tissue balance for accurate component positioning during partial and total knee arthroplasty.
Read more about the award here