Medtronic - A Partner You Can Count On
Medtronic is the world leader in medical technology providing lifelong solutions for people with chronic diseases. Every five seconds, somewhere in the world, a person's life is saved or improved by a Medtronic product or therapy.
Founded in 1949, Medtronic now serves physicians, clinicians and patients in more than 120 countries. The company is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and has research, manufacturing, education, and sales facilities around the world. Medtronic employs more than 38,000 people worldwide.
Every 5 seconds, a patient benefits from a Medtronic technology, which is used to treat conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, spinal disorders and vascular illnesses. More than 10 years of experience with Kyphon® Balloon Kyphoplasty – a decade of making a difference. To date, we estimate we have treated over 1.000.000 fractures worldwide with Kyphon® Balloon Kyphoplasty. More than 1,200 publications and over 1,000 patients in randomised clinical trials performed in more than 70 clinical centres.