Life Spine Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance of the PROLIFT® Lateral Expandable Spacer System

June 18, 2019

HUNTLEY, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Life Spine, a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spinal disorders, announced today that the Food and Drug Administration has provided 510(k) market clearance for the PROLIFT Lateral Expandable Spacer System.

“The PROLIFT Lateral Expandable Spacer System is a significant addition to Life Spine’s rapidly growing expandable portfolio. The device will be available in a multitude of footprints and lordotic options, allows for post-packing in situ, has anatomically convex endplates and has Life Spine’s proprietary OSSEO-LOC surface technology,” said Rich Mueller, COO of Life Spine.

The system features minimal insertion height and controlled, in situ expansion which are critical components in a MIS Expandable Lateral Interbody Fusion. The PROLIFT Lateral is complemented by Life Spine’s full lateral portfolio which consists of the CENTRIC® Retractor, Lateral Disc Prep, OSTEO-LINE® Graft Delivery Device, Neuromonitoring Instruments, LONGBOW® Expandable Spacer System and the SENTRY® Lateral Plating Systems.

About Life Spine

Life Spine is dedicated to improving the quality of life for spinal patients by increasing procedural efficiency and efficacy through innovative design, uncompromising quality standards, and the most technologically advanced manufacturing platforms. Life Spine, which is privately held, is based in Huntley, Illinois. For more information, please visit:


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