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Is TOPS Total Lumbar Facet Replacement also superior to spine fusion?

TOPS Total Lumbar Facet Replacement Surgery

The short answer is YES. The TOPS Total Lumbar Facet Replacement system is a new and exciting development for patients wanting to avoid restrictive lumbar spine surgery. This new...

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When Spine Surgery doesn’t go to plan

When spine surgery doesnt go to plan (a)

Insider information your spine surgeon probably won’t tell you? Every month we receive hundreds of enquiries from patients wanting more information on our spine surgery options in Germany. They...

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New Zealand pilot travels to Germany for Artificial Disc Replacement

M6 Disc Replacement ADR Germany

Jeff is a 48 year old commercial airline pilot from New Zealand. He was diagnosed with Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD) at the bottom two levels of his lumbar spine,...

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Public Surgery Waiting Lists See Ageing Patients Leave Australia

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The healthcare systems in Australia have their strengths and weaknesses. This year, elective surgery waiting times were one weakness addressed by QLD’s state Liberal leader Campbell Newman before his...

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Mum & Dad, I’m leaving New Zealand for Spine Surgery in Germany

Spinal Surgery Implant Picture

Jamie is a 36 year old male from New Zealand, who contacted us in September 2015. After a traumatic skiing injury when he was younger, Jamie’s lower back continued...

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Not that kind of doctor: Medical researcher bridging the gap between healthcare systems

Dan Donner

Having spent ten years of study to become a doctor, Griffith University’s most recent export explains a grander vision than treating Australia’s healthcare issues one patient at a time....

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What happens to the patient records of Medical Travellers?

SkyVault Medical History Systems

Here’s what you need to know: Serious joint surgery patients require ongoing care after they return home Unfortunately it’s rare for interstate or overseas doctors to collaborate or share...

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SkyGen Impresses at 2014 Neurology Seminars

From Left: Dr Bruce Whittingham, Dr Kampol Poophawatanakij, Jake Lemon, Daniel Donner, Dr Thein Htut, Dr Adam Smith, Dr Jakrin Bunchongkit and Dr Sorayouth Chumnanvej

This year’s CAAQLD Annual General Meeting held in Brisbane on October 4th was the honourable host to SkyGen’s partnered international clinical specialists as they provided an informative update on...

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From Petri to Peter: Bahamas’ billionaire Peter Nygård promotes advocacy for stem cell research

If you're going to work anywhere, it might as well be this place!

Like many Australians, we had never heard of Peter Nygård until a little over a month ago. A fastidious Google search reveals him as the philanthropic Finland-borne fashion executive...

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Patients in pain seeking Stem Cells: SkyGen launches joint effort

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  SkyGen has made new announcements earlier today, forging itself as a new beacon of light for the millions of Australians living each day with degenerative and injury-related joint...

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