Aurora Spine today announced the appointment of noted oncologist Kevin Murphy to its Advisory Board of Physicians. Dr. Murphy is one of America's leading Pediatric Brain & Spine experts, and his new role signaled Aurora's deepening commitment to th
December 17, 2012 (Newswire) - Aurora Spine today announced the appointment of noted oncologist Kevin Murphy to its Advisory Board of Physicians. Dr. Murphy is one of America's leading Pediatric Brain & Spine experts, and his new role signaled Aurora's deepening commitment to this sector. Dr. Murphy serves as the Chief of the UCSD Pediatric Radiation Oncology Service and is an active member of the Children's Oncology Group (COG), a national cooperative group focusing on the treatment of pediatric cancers. Dr. Murphy is a regional resource and primary radiation oncologist for Rady Children's Hospital and Health Center, San Diego.
Trent Northcutt, Chief Executive Officer said, "I am elated to have a surgeon of such distinction join Aurora's Advisory Board. Dr. Murphy's perspective will be instrumental in furthering Aurora's commitment to science and innovation through research. We are honored to have him on the team".
Aurora Spine was founded by a team of experienced spine executives, engineers, and scientists with a fundamental focus on minimally-invasive devices, regenerative technologies, and the aging patient. Established in January 2012, Aurora's world headquarters is located in Carlsbad, California, with an international office in Harrogate, England. Our belief is that the healthcare industry needs to make proactive changes in order to deliver better results and less invasive treatment at a lower overall cost to the consumer. We see the Aurora product portfolio as a catalyst for this change in the medical device segment, which could ultimately drive changes in other areas of healthcare. Aurora is uniquely positioned to lead this revolutionary change and deliver incredible value to our shareholders, our partners, and most importantly to our patients.
Aurora Spine specializes in minimally-invasive (MIS), regenerative technologies. Our mission is to be the leader in advanced spinal innovations which will have a positive impact on lives worldwide.