Company History

2016

November

joimax® shows major presence at COA 2016 in Beijing, China and inaugurates new NASS-joimax® MISS training centre.

FDA Clearance for joimax® Vaporflex® and Legato® electrosurgical probes.

October

Major presence at NASS (North American Spine Society) 2016 with a User Meeting and Workshop at Harvard Medical School, a NASS CME Lab and an Expert Panel Forum at the exhibition booth.

Launch of Intracs® and MultiZYTE® SI at the EUROSPINE in Berlin, Germany.

July

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announces a new Code for Endoscopic decompression of Spinal Cord.

April

joimax® is celebrating its 15th anniversary worldwide at AANS in Chicago combined with a joimax® Senior Faculty Meeting.

2015

December

Fiagon partners with joimax® to combine surgical navigation and endoscopic minimal invasive spinal surgery

July

FDA-Approval EndoLIF® on Cage

June

Launch iLESSYS Delta®

March

FDA-Approval Percusys®

2014

December

joimax® exclusively distributes Synergy-Disc in DACH region

July

joimax® starts launching fully CE-approved EndoLIF® O-cage and Percusys® screw-rod system

June

joimax® celebrates 10 years with TESSYS® and opens new training facilities in Shanghai, China

2013

October

joimax® presents the EndoLIF® at the EuroSpine in Liverpool and at the NASS in New Orleans for the first time

2012

October

Start of the development cooperation with the University of Toledo (Ohio, USA) on endoscopic cage technologies

August

joimax® receives BRIC (Brasil, Russia, India, China) registration

2011

November

joimax® GmbH celebrates its 10th anniversary

April

joimax® Inc. celebrates its 5th anniversary

2010

December

Market launch of the joimax® HD program

October

Market launch of Shrill® for the treatment of stenosis

June

joimax® Inc. moves into new location in Irvine, CA. joimax® GmbH expands within facility space on the Raumfabrik area

2008

June

TESSYS® presentations at the World Congress for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery & Techniques (WCMISST), Hawaii, USA

2007

November

First Stenosis patents and start of development of new treatment techniques

March

Foundation of the joimax® Faculty Team

 

2006

November

joimax® GmbH celebrates 5th anniversary at MEDICA in Duesseldorf, Germany

April

Start of business activities of joimax®, Inc. in Los Gatos, CA, USA

2005

August

USA FDA product registrations and first 510k for endoscopes, THESSYS® changed into TESSYS®

March

Move into new facility on the Raumfabrik area in Karlsruhe Durlach (Germany), focus on spinal surgery

2004

May

Market introduction of the THESSYS® technology and first workshop

2003

December

Full ISO EN-CE Certification for spinal products

2002

September

Market introduction of Vitegra® and Versajet®

March

First offices in Stutensee near Karlsruhe, Germany

2001

November

Official registration of the company as GmbH and first trade-fair appearance at the MEDICA in Duesseldorf, Germany

September

Trademark registration and company foundation of joimax® in Karlsruhe; First patent applications

April

First business plans and usage of joimax® as brandname