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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of August 15, 2012

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Event Detail

Event ID 62375
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Biomet 3i, LLC
City Palm Beach Gardens
State FL
Country US
Voluntary/Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-03-23
Initial Firm Notification of
Consignee or Public
Two or more of the following: Email, Fax, Letter, Press Release, Telephone, Visit
Distribution Pattern Worldwide Distribution -- United States, UK, France, Canada, Mexico, Poland, Lebanon and Hong Kong.

Product Detail

Product Description Code Info Classification Reason for Recall Product Quantity Recall Number
***REF IFNT611***Full OSSEOTITE Tapered Certain Implant 6 x 11.5mm***Sterile by radiation***Rx Only***BIOMET 3i Dental Iberica S.L. WTC Almeda Park, Ed, 1, Planta 1 Pl. de la Pau s/n08940 Cornella de Llobregat (Barcelona) Spain. Lot #2011110798. Intended for surgical placement in the upper or lower jaw to provide a means for prosthetic attachment in single tooth restorations and in partially or fully endentulous spans with multiple single teeth utilizing delayed or immediate loading or with a terminal or intermediary abutment for fixed or removable bridge work and to retain over dentures. Lot Number 2011110798 Class II Biomet 3i is recalling their product Full Osseotite Tapered Certain Implant IFNT611. The depth of the implant's internal hex is too shallow. The condition, if present, may prevent the driver; cover screw or abutment from fully engaging the implant. 240 Z-2158-2012