Our Platform – Ellipse Technology

Ellipse Technologies, Inc. is an innovative company dedicated to the design, development, and successful commercialization of non-invasively adjustable, remote controlled implants for a broad spectrum of spinal and orthopedic applications. Ellipse has developed remote controlled distraction systems using magnets which may eliminate the need for additional surgeries for adjustment. The initial products aid in the restoration of proper anatomic position and alignment of the spine and correct limb length discrepancies of the femur and tibia.

MAGEC® Spinal Bracing and Distraction System

The MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) System is an adjustable growing rod used to brace the spine during growth to minimize the progression of scoliosis. Following a surgical procedure to implant the rod, it can be non-invasively distracted in the physician’s clinic or office using the MAGEC External Remote Controller. Read more about the MAGEC Spinal Bracing and Distraction System

PRECICE® Intramedullary Limb Lengthening System

The PRECICE System is an adjustable intramedullary nail used for limb lengthening of the femur and tibia, often the result of chronic fractures, congenital abnormalities, malunions, or nonunions. The PRECICE nail can be non-invasively lengthened in the physician’s clinic or by the patient at home using the PRECICE External Remote Controller. Read more about the PRECICE Intramedullary Limb Lengthening System

YouTube Akbarnia

Watch leading spine surgeon Behrooz Akbarnia, M.D. discuss the benefits of the MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) System. Watch the Interview

Watch leading spine surgeon Hilali Noordeen, F.R.C.S. discuss the clinical use of the MAGEC System. Click to watch video here.