Boston Scientific Closes Acquisition Of Vertiflex, Inc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the close of its acquisition of Vertiflex, Inc., a privately-held company that developed and commercialized the Superion® Indirect Decompression System, a minimally-invasive device used to improve physical function and reduce pain in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) – the narrowing of the spinal canal, which can cause compression of nearby nerves.
The acquisition of Vertiflex adds the only FDA-approved, commercially-available, minimally-invasive interspinous spacer to the industry-leading pain management portfolio from Boston Scientific, which also includes spinal cord stimu…

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