The Orthopedics Industry

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Tiger Buford is an Orthopedic lifer –  engineer, startup executive, and retained recruiter. 

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5 Surgical Robots to Look Out for in 2019

5 Surgical Robots to Look Out for in 2019 (RBR Insider) Just as manufacturers rely on robots to reduce human errors and maintain product quality, so too are surgical robots alleviating fatigue while aiding procedures requiring great precision. The high cost of surgical robots has been a...

KYOCERA acquires Renovis Surgical Technologies as as asset purchase

NOTE: Kyocera purchased 100% of assets of Renovis but not the company to sidestep any PODs issues. KYOCERA to Purchase Major Assets of U.S.-based Renovis Surgical Technologies, Inc. (press release) Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) today announced that its U.S....

FDA clears absorbable foot and ankle pins

FDA clears absorbable foot and ankle implant (MedTechDive) Ossio website Dive Brief: Ossio announced Monday it received FDA 510(k) clearance for a bioabsorbable orthopaedic fixation implant for foot and ankle conditions that leaves behind no...

Is metal hypersensitivity testing unnecessary?

IS METAL HYPERSENSITIVTY TESTING UNNECESSARY? (Orthopedics This Week) A new review article has found that the existing literature does not support preoperative metal hypersensivity testing. The article, “Metal Hypersensitivity in Total Joint Arthroplasty,” appears in the December...

Surgeons perform a trans-umbilical (belly button) implantation of lumbar artificial disc

Local doctors perform first spinal disc surgery of its kind in the U.S. (Summit Daily, Summit County CO) Vail-Summit Orthopaedics surgeons complete spinal disc implant surgery via the belly button E A first-of-its-kind surgery in the United States was recently performed by two Vail-Summit...

As tech companies move into health care, here’s what to watch in 2019

As tech companies move into health care, here’s what to watch in 2019 (The Verge) From Amazon and Apple opening clinics to Uber launching a medical transit program, technology giants spent 2018 moving into the health care space. Many of these initiatives are still in very early...

About Tiger Buford

Tiger is an Orthopedic lifer (Engineer, Executive, Recruiter). He is a super-connector, insider and influencer in the Orthopedics industry.  


retained orthopedic recruiter

Tiger provides talent to growing Orthopedic companies in Engineering, R&D, Marketing, Regulatory, Clinical, Quality and Operations.  

Tiger is also the Founder and Editor of the OrthoStreams blog.

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Client Reviews: What the Industry is Saying about Tiger

“Tiger is an industry expert, an absolute professional, and has been a marksman when it comes to candidates he’s placed into our company.” ~ Startup CEO / Founder

Tiger is an expert in the field of orthopedics. When you use his services, you not only get a hands-on recruiter but the benefits of his industry expertise. No one has the in-depth knowledge and insights that he has acquired over his many years of experience. I would recommend him to any company. ~ Startup CEO

We have tried several different methods but now use Tiger exclusively when conducting our searches. He understands the requirements intimately since he has been there before as an Executive with many small organizations. I cannot say enough positive things about our experience working with Tiger, and we will remain aligned with him as our go-to A Player partner. ~ Startup CEO

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