Depuy Synthes Ortho Message Board

Depuy Synthes Jabil

7 days ago

JNJ has made it clear the Synthes acquisition was a mistake. How else can you explain why they divested most of Synthes to Jabil after the FDA warning letter was lifted?

What's Next for TransEnterix after Senhance's FDA Clearance

1 year ago

In typical FDA fashion, TransEnterix received their FDA clearance letter late Friday afternoon for their Senhance surgical robot which was very welcomed by investors as the stock jumped 63% in after-hours trading. Senhance is the first new entrant into

Depuy Attune Tibial Loosening

1 month ago

Reuters is reporting that J&J is willing to pay over $400 million to settle the Pinnacle Hip cases. Could this be a blueprint for Attune settlements?

Cementless Knee

1 month ago

Depuy should figure out how to make a cemented baseplate that doesn't fall out before they start trying to compete with Triathlon and Persona pressfit.

Juan Jose Gonzalez Rumored to be Out

2 months ago

His demise can be blamed on ATTUNE and the revision platform being so late to market. Accurate or not, the market started believing the hype about tibia loosening with ATTUNE and there was nothing in our bag to counter the claims. Him having a revision platform sooner would have gone a long way.


4 months ago

They're currently hiring for sales positions and I'd like to know this too.

Stryker Sues Biomet for Stealing Reps and Corporate Secrets

2 years ago

Stryker (Howmedica Osteonics Corp) takes their non-compete agreements seriously, and on Wednesday, they sued three Biomet affiliates in Texas, claiming they poached Stryker employees involved in the Foot and Ankle business.

Something Big Going Down Soon?

5 months ago

Why else would big distributors and reps constantly leave on a monthly basis?

Do the reps and distributors know something? Lawsuit, a complete shift in Depuy's sales model?

There is definitely smoke....

No Need for Mako and other Robots

5 months ago

I love how Gorsky and the Depuy execs think they're smarter than the rest of the market. Try hitting the field with old technology when everyone else is talking about robots and see how it works out for ya.

We don't have robots but we have ok products and stellar bundled pricing....hahaha

So in the meantime without a robot, how can J&J DePuy Synthes woo hospitals and knee surgeons, some of whom are part of Medicare's mandatory 90-day bundled payment program called the Comprehensive Care for Join…

The robotic have-not: How J&J plans to woo hospitals, knee surgeons

As the buzz around robotics grows, J&J 's DePuy Synthes is touting the clinical and economic evidence tied to its non-robotic knee platform to help hospitals navigate the bundled payments era, but will that sway them?

Depuy to acquire Wright Medical

5 months ago

This rumor is so old. As a Depuy rep, why would I want to sell more below average products? Get me something good to sell and we can talk.

Boost sales with a simple 7 step pre-call plan

2 years ago

Pre-call plans are one of the most effective tools a sales rep can use in preparing for a sales call. However, in our experience, sales reps bypass using them unless they happen to be on a field ride with their manager.

Smith & Nephew Poaching Reps

6 months ago

SNN has to throw money at reps because their Hip & Knee marketshare is so low. Smart move IMO!

Depuy Spine sales attrition

6 months ago

Do you consider an insane amount of reps leaving for Smith & Nephew attrition?

4 Tips for Managing a New Medical Sales Territory

2 years ago

A number of sales reps think sales success happens because you can schmooze and are a likable person. There is no doubt those factors can lead to one-off successes, but long-term success in sales in due to strategy and planning.

Attune S Plus

6 months ago

Only because it's too soon. You know they will though...