Spinal Simplicity, a medical device company, today announced, September 4, 2020, that Neil P. Dougherty has been appointed Vice President of Sales for its Spine Division.

“We are delighted to welcome Neil to our team,” said Todd Moseley, CEO, and Co-Founder of Spinal Simplicity. “We were looking for a high character, high performing executive to grow our market share in the spine industry. Neil has a long and proven track record of success, and we are honored to welcome him to the Spinal Simplicity Team.”

Spinal Simplicity’s focus is on the design, development, and production of orthopedic implants and instrumentation. We believe these devices will change the way physicians treat their patients, improve outcomes, and have reproducible results. Our quality-focused products are designed to enhance patient care while providing physicians with a greater array of devices. Our innovative technology and sophisticated intellectual property portfolio are forging new territory in the spinal and orthopedic markets.

“The hiring of Neil is a significant growth multiplier for Spinal Simplicity,” said Brad Paddock, Spinal Simplicity Advisory Board Member and former President of the Global Spine Division for Stryker. “Neil’s previous success in the spine and medical device markets are second to none. His efforts will have an immediate impact on market utilization, sales performance, and stakeholder value.”

“I am honored to join the mission of Spinal Simplicity,” said Neil Dougherty. “The aim is clear: expanding access to the unique Minuteman® device. I am thrilled to be a part of the team that is improving patient access to a lateral solution for the treatment of the lumbar spine. Our commitment to our patients, doctors, and stakeholders are to be the most responsive, responsible, and respectful industry partners in the space. The months ahead will be fast and fun.”