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Breg Introduces Post-operative Knee Brace and Other New Orthopedic Products

New Brace Enhances Fit and Comfort for Patients Recovering from Knee Surgery CARLSBAD, Calif., February 5, 2013 – Breg, Inc., a premier provider of sports medicine products and services, announced today four new products that will advance the orthopedic practice. The highlight of the new introduction is a next generation post-operative knee brace, the T Scope® Premier, for patients recovering from knee surgery and injuries. Also launched today: the Carlsbad Cervical Collar for cervical spine immobilization; the Ultra CTS® Ankle Brace that converts from acute ankle support to rehabilitation; and the Achilles Wedges for foot rehabilitation.

Breg, Inc. Renews Contract to Provide Orthopedic Products to OPGA Members

Breg, Inc. Renews Contract to Provide Orthopedic Products to OPGA Members Agreement Covers Entire Line Including Knee Braces and Cold Therapy CARLSBAD, CA, July 24, 2012 (PR NEWSWIRE) – Breg, Inc., a premier provider of sports medicine products and services, today announced the renewal of a contract with leading group purchasing organization Orthotic and Prosthetic Group of America (OPGA) to offer Breg products to members. The agreement was effective June 1, 2012.

Breg Appoints Former Integra LifeSciences CEO as Chairman of the Board

Breg Appoints Former Integra LifeSciences CEO as Chairman of the Board Sports Medicine Leader Announces Appointment as it Focuses on Strategic Growth   CARLSBAD, CA, July 23, 2012 – Breg, Inc., a premier provider of sports medicine products and services, today announced the appointment of Stuart M. Essig, 50, as chairman of the board.  Mr. Essig is the former chief executive officer of Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation, having retired from the position earlier this year.  The appointment of Mr. Essig is Breg’s first outside board appointment since Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic private equity firm focused exclusively on the health care industry, invested in Breg last month with plans to build it into a market leader specializing in nonsurgical orthopedic products.