Universal Hip
Patent #7,169,185 and #7,547,328

CFX® Hip System (Cemented Fixation)

  1. Developed in 1989
  2. Commercialized in 1990
  3. Developing Surgeon: Dr. Marv Olmstead (former professor at the Ohio State University, now in private practice at Oregon Veterinary Referral Associates)
  4. Number of clinical sites: 250 (both CFX and BFX)
  5. First case: Dr. Marv Olmstead 06-12-90
  6. Number of cases performed: 28,650

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THR implant overview BFX implants CFX implants BFX implants (radiograph)

Milo’s Information
Birthday: March 11, 2002
Breed: Akita/German Shepherd
Date of Surgery: October 29, 2009 and June 4, 2010
Product: BFX/CFX hybrid hips
Surgeons: Dr. W. Brian Saunders and Dr. Sharon Kerwin; Texas A & M University College of Veterinary Medicine
Referring Veterinarian: Dr. Nathan Maxson; Beechcrest Animal Clinic, Houston, TX



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