BoneSmart and Maxx Orthopedics Announce Collaboration on Initiatives to Educate Joint Replacement Patients
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BoneSmart and Maxx Orthopedics are pleased to announce an exciting partnership to develop educational content for patients undergoing knee replacement surgery.
BoneSmart® is the largest joint replacement community in the world. More than 2.5 million unique users come to BoneSmart.org each year looking for information about joint replacement, in addition to searching for the orthopaedic surgeons that perform them.
The site offers joint replacement candidates and patients:
- Information about hip, knee, and shoulder replacement surgery options, implants, and technologies as well as pre- and post-operative planning.
- Access to the world’s largest online joint replacement patient support forum, staffed with over a dozen dedicated moderators.
- Ability to find orthopaedic surgeons.
The collaboration between BoneSmart® and Maxx Orthopedic brings together an independent, educational platform for patients and a rapidly growing orthopaedic implant manufacturer in the world.
“BoneSmart is excited about this collaboration which brings Maxx Orthopedics’ Freedom Knee® implants and surgeons to our patient community,” said Mark Sacaris, CEO, BoneSmart, LLC.
The opportunities for Maxx Orthopedics are to provide awareness and education on its Freedom Knee® System to BoneSmart patients, as well as, connect BoneSmart patients to orthopaedic surgeons that use these implants.
“Maxx Orthopedics is excited about this collaboration, which brings together our Freedom Knee® System and surgeons to BoneSmart’s robust patient community,” said Ashesh Shah, CEO, Maxx Orthopedics.
BoneSmart.org is the award-winning website for a public-awareness and patient advocacy organization for joint replacement patients. BoneSmart is part of The Foundation for the Advancement in Research in Medicine, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public benefit organization, supported by donations and underwriting from corporate partners.
BoneSmart® is dedicated to raising awareness about the latest joint replacement options, fostering a supportive community through the world’s largest joint replacement forum where members can share experiences, knowledge, and stories. BoneSmart produces the annual Joint Replacement Awareness Day® program to bring together the global joint replacement community through the JointAwareDay.org website.
ABOUT MAXX ORTHOPEDICS
Maxx Medical Pvt. Ltd. (“Maxx Medical”) develops and markets innovative orthopedic medical devices on an international scale. The company is focused on providing state-of-the-art implants and related solutions that best restore patient mobility while accommodating lifestyle, anatomical and economic needs. Maxx Medical is the parent company of Maxx Orthopedics, Inc., the manufacturer of the Freedom Knee® System.
SOURCE BoneSmart, LLC