The OsteoGen surgically implanted bone growth stimulator is a useful
adjunct for the treatment of nonunions when surgery is already planned
or when patient compliance may be a concern. Because the OsteoGen is
totally surgically implanted, patients are assured of therapeutic
treatment directly at the nonunion site 24 hours a day for at least 6
The OsteoGen bone growth stimulator is compatible with bone graft surgery in the surgical treatments (internal and external fixation) commonly used for the management of nonunions. They include, but are not exclusive to:
The OsteoGen bone growth stimulator is commonly used for nonunions in the following areas:
In addition, the OsteoGen stimulator may be used as an adjunct to internal/external fixation and autograft.
*MRI safety information has not yet been established for OsteoGen Implantable Bone Growth Stimulators. The FDA approved device trade name is the EBI OsteoGen Implantable Growth Stimulator.