IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GS Medical USA, LLC, a global manufacturer and supplier of spinal implants, instrumentation, and developer of value-driven surgical solutions, today announced Q3 sales results and some major advancements for the organization. Following a very strong Q2 and first half of the year, GSM experienced a slow in Q3, with sales reported at -8% over prior year. Leadership is optimistic for Q4 with added resources in the sales channels and new product launches.
GSM's CEO, James Shin, announced the company has received two new patents and will continue to develop new technologies for the care of spine pathologies and disorders. "We are focused on continuing to develop new technologies to give our surgeon customers options and to help improve patient care," Mr. Shin continues, "Our R&D and Engineering team has been expanded and continues to partner with our surgeons to find efficiencies in procedures, make enhancements to current products and build new technology platforms."
Surgeon education remains an integral aspect of GSM's mission. The company is pleased to announce an international cadaveric training opportunity scheduled at the end of this month in Bangkok, Thailand. Surgeons and distributor partners from around the world will gather to learn about the technology and science behind GSM's new cervical systems, in addition to the existing product lines currently offered by the company. For more information on this educational opportunity and others, please contact [email protected].
GSM is exhibiting at NASS this week in Chicago, October 14-16. VP of Sales, Brian Oliver, stated, "NASS is a great opportunity for our current and new distributors, and surgeons, to see the refreshed identity of the company; new leadership, new products, and a professional, driven team, with a focused approach on patient care, our customers and growth." GSM is slated to roll out an exciting and results-oriented distributor program that will truly redefine and differentiate the company and its sales channels within the marketplace. Oliver then added, "We want to continue to find strong partners and increase our footprint in the market. As a growing presence in the medical device arena, we recognize the market is competitive, but we have solutions that can help distributors with sustainability and profitability. It has been an exciting year for GS and we are proud of our progress and the future!" GSM continues to expand upon new horizons to sustain existing and create new business opportunities and partnerships within the marketplace.
About GS Medical USA, LLC
GS Medical USA features many spinal products spanning lumbar, thoracic, and launching new cervical applications. GSM products have been used in thousands of spine surgeries throughout the USA, and hundreds of thousands globally. Staffed with a network of industry leaders, medical sales distributors, accomplished engineers, and collaborating physicians, GSM is at the forefront of high-quality, value-added medical technology with a number of innovative implant solutions in the commercialization pipeline. Corporate headquarters are in Irvine, California and with international offices located in Seoul, Korea.
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