Timberline® Lateral Fusion System

The Timberline Lateral Fusion System is a comprehensive MIS lateral approach solution featuring a robust, intuitive and radiolucent retractor designed to improve visualization and minimize migration, especially at challenging levels—all accompanied by a best-in-class implant portfolio.

Power Your Best Work

Featuring an industry-leading retraction system and a complete portfolio of implants and instrumentation, the Timberline System is designed to refine your lateral approach procedures, maximize fusion potential and reshape the patient experience.

System Features

The Timberline Lateral Fusion System is a complete and comprehensive minimally invasive lateral system consisting of an innovative 3 or 4 blade retraction system, implants, and instrumentation.  The system is designed for the treatment of degenerative traumatic and pathologic conditions and deformities of the thoracic and lumbar spine.

Radiolucent construction and modular design

Provides simplified functionality and improves fluoroscopic visualization.

Infinite resolution retraction mechanism

Allows for more precise control over the size and nature of the surgical corridor.

Integrated posterior shim

Eliminates the step of insertion and prevents unwanted retractor migration.

Intraoperative neuromonitoring compatibility

Allows stimulation via the dilators and retractor blades.

Fiber-optic light source

Produces exceptional illumination without excess heat.

Toeing up to 20°

Enhances workspace customization.


  • Spacers

    18mm and 22mm width spacers (16mm and 26mm optional).

    Parallel, lordotic, and coronal spacers.

  • Lengths

    25mm–40mm, 45mm–60mm.

  • Footprints

    16mm, 18mm, 22mm, 26mm, Coronal Taper (18mm).


Brochure & Surgical Technique

Timberline® Lateral Fusion System Brochure

02542 REV 09/16 (US)Download PDF

Timberline® Lateral Fusion System Surgical Technique Guide

02593 GLBL REV 09/19Download PDF

Additional Information

  • Contact Us

    USA: 720-894-9016

    To submit a complaint, please email SpineComplaints@zimvie.com

    10225 Westmoor Dr. Westminster, CO 80021 USA

    To obtain a copy of the current Instructions for Use (IFU) for full prescribing and risk information, please call 720-894-9016.

  • References

    1. Rodgers, W.B., et al. Intraoperative and Early Postoperative Complications in Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion: An analysis of 600 cases. Spine. January 2011. 36(1): 26–33.