Recall of Device Recall ComputerAssisted Surgical Device

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Zimmer Biomet, Inc..

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Neurological stereotaxic Instrument - Product Code HAW
  • Reason
    Software corrections reactivating the cooperative endoscopy mode.
  • Action
    The firm, Zimmer Biomet Inc., sent Field Service Technicians to consignee locations to perform system upgrade. All US units have been corrected. If you any question, please contact Post Market Surveillance and Regulatory Compliance Director at 574-372-4487 or email to:


  • Model / Serial
    Serial No. RO10011, RO14033, RO14031, RO14035, RO13027, RO13023, RO10014, RO10009, RO10010, RO14030, RO11016, RO11017, RO12022, RO14029, RO14032, RO08003, RO09004, RO10007, RO10013, RO12018, RO12019, RO13025, RO14034, RO11015, RO13024, RO09005, RO13026, RO12021, and RO12020.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide distribution: US (nationwide) in states of: AR, GA, MI, OH, and TX; and countries of:Canada, China, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Spain.
  • Product Description
    ROSA Surgical Device 2.5.8 || It is intended to be used in the operating room for the spatial positioning and orientation of an instrument holder or tool guide. Guidance is based on a pre-operative plan developed with three-dimensional imaging software, and uses fiducial markers or optical registration. The system is intended for use by neurosurgeons to guide standard neurosurgical instruments. It is indicated for any neurosurgical condition in which the use of stereotactic surgery may be appropriate.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Zimmer Biomet, Inc., 1800 W Center St, Warsaw IN 46580-2304
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Manufacturer comment
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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