July 26, 2015:Asheville orthopaedic surgeon Gordon I. Groh, MD signed a product development agreement with Conmed, based in Tampa, Fl. Dr. Groh has developed unique intellectual property related to soft tissue reattachment in the shoulder. Dr. Groh has filed a patent application with the US Patent Office.The application is also available on the USPTO website at uspto.gov/patft/. The application is available via the link http://appft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PG01&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.html&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=%2220150190130%22.PGNR.&OS=DN/20150190130&RS=DN/20150190130
Dr. Groh has been selected as the Chief Designer for the design team.