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Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which are intended to be covered by safe harbors created thereby. Shareholders are cautioned that all forward-looking statements are based largely on Alphatec's expectations and involve risks and uncertainties, some of which cannot be predicted or are beyond Alphatec's control. Statements containing a projection of revenue, earnings, EBITDA, cost and revenue synergies, additional market opportunities, future economic performance, product development timelines, the acceptance of products by the surgeon community and the Company's ability to achieve the financial covenants set forth in the amended and restated credit agreement are just a few examples of forward-looking statements. Some factors that could realistically cause results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements include product liability litigation and litigation related to the infringement of intellectual property of a third party; the impact of healthcare reform and regulations in the United States and other jurisdictions; the Company's ability to meet its financial guidance; the growth rate of the spine market related to aging and elderly patients; the ability to achieve regulatory approval for products in the Company's development pipeline and the successful adoption of such products once approved; the Company's ability to develop and expand its business in the globally; the Company's ability to compete with other competing products and with emerging new technologies; continuation of favorable third party payor reimbursement for procedures performed using the Company's products; unanticipated expenses or liabilities or other adverse events affecting cash flow or the Company's ability to successfully control its costs or achieve profitability; and the uncertainty of additional funding. Additional factors that could cause results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and in the Company's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") available at the SEC's website at
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CONTACT: Alphatec Spine, Inc.
Michael O'Neill, Chief Financial Officer
Lynn C. Pieper