PAL Insurance Success Stories


Through the efforts of the ProDisc PAL and all the medical professionals who have helped advocate for patient access to total disc replacement, a growing number of patients now have access to TDR through their insurer.

Over the last year, more than half of patients who utilized the PAL process obtained coverage for their Total Disc Replacement (TDR) surgery*.

Gaining Momentum

Covered Live (U.S.)*



*Data compiled by Synthes are from the Atlantic Information Service (AIS) Directory of Health Plans 2010 and individual published medical coverage policies.


*Reimbursement is dynamic. Coding, coverage and payment are subject to change. Synthes cannot guarantee reimbursement for any procedure associated with the use of its products. Providers should contact their specific payers if they have questions regarding coding, coverage or payment.



 PAL Resources


 PAL Reimbursement Video

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