Recall of PedFuse Reset Screw

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by SpineFrontier, 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 Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • 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
    Orthosis, spinal pedicle fixation - Product Code MNI
  • Reason
    During routine servicing, it was discovered that one 8mmx55mm reset screw was assembled with an 8mm tulip head and a 9mm screw. the implant should have consisted of an 8mm tulip head and an 8mm screw. a recall was initiated to remove all remaining screws of the same lot from the field to investigate the nonconformity.
  • Action
    SpineFrontier sent an Voluntary Recall Notification dated November 5,2013, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customers. All affected implants are to be returned to SpineFrontier for inspection. SpineFrontier is requiring confirmation that you have received this notice and that you will initiate the immediate return of the implants listed above. IMMEDIATE RESPONSE REQUIRED. Please feel free to contact us at 978-232-3990 Monday through Friday 8:30AM to 5:30PM EST with any questions


  • Model / Serial
    Lot/Serial Numbers: 357305-000
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US Distribution to VA and TX.
  • Product Description
    PedFuse Reset Screw; Model: 01-80115-55 || The PedFuse Reset pedicle screw implants intended to be used to help provide immobilization and stabilization of spinal segments as an adjunct to fusion of the thoracic, lumbar, and/or sacral spine.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    SpineFrontier, Inc., 500 Cummings Ctr Ste 3500, Beverly MA 01915-6516
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source