Episurf Medical (Nasdaq: EPIS B) today announces that the first surgery in Portugal with the ankle implant Episealer® Talus has been performed this week. Prof. Bruno Pereira performed the surgery at Hospital de Santa Maria – Porto, assisted by Prof. Niek van Dijk with support from Episurf and Medcomtech. Since previously, the Episealer® Knee technology is available in Portugal.
“We are now offering the Episealer® Talus technology to our Portuguese customers, and we are pleased with having the first surgery in Portugal performed. We would also like to thank Medcomtech for a successful collaboration during this operation. Episurf’s Episealer® implants for the knee joint have been used in Portugal for some time”, says Pål Ryfors, CEO Episurf Medical.