Total Joint Orthopedics Welcomes Eric Rickenbach as VP of Sales to Drive Expansion in the Medical Device Market

SALT LAKE CITY, UT [August 21, 2023] Total Joint Orthopedics, Inc. (TJO), a leading innovator in the field of orthopedic medical devices, proudly announces the appointment of Eric Rickenbach as Vice President of Sales. Mr. Rickenbach brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise, positioning TJO for accelerated growth and market expansion.

"We are thrilled to welcome Mr. Rickenbach to our leadership team," said Erin Hofmann, TJO’s CEO. "Mr. Rickenbach’s deep understanding of the medical device landscape, coupled with his proven track record in sales leadership, will play a pivotal role in driving TJO's growth strategy. His expertise aligns seamlessly with our mission to provide excellent orthopedic solutions for surgeons and their patients."

Mr. Rickenbach joins Total Joint Orthopedics at a pivotal juncture, as the company has successfully secured significant financing to support its ambitious expansion plans. As VP of Sales, Mr. Rickenbach will spearhead TJO's sales initiatives, focusing on leveraging the strong demand for the company's innovative knee and hip implants and streamlined instrumentation. With a vision to tap into new markets while fortifying existing relationships, his leadership will be instrumental in achieving TJO's goals. Mr. Rickenbach’s breadth of experience in the industry includes eleven years in sales at Stryker, and the past three years at Conformis, where he was Senior Vice President of US Sales.

"I am honored to join Total Joint Orthopedics and contribute to the advancement of medical solutions that positively impact people's lives," said Mr. Rickenbach. "TJO's commitment to innovation and patient care, coupled with its dedication to giving back, resonates with me. I am excited to lead the sales team towards achieving new milestones.”

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About Total Joint Orthopedics, Inc.

Total Joint Orthopedics, Inc. (TJO) is a Mission-Driven™ medical device company focused on improving the episode of care by pushing the boundaries in orthopedics. Using human-centered design, we have crafted our approach, Efficiency by Design®, as the cornerstone that positions us as pioneers in helping orthopedic stakeholders address the shifting healthcare landscape.

TJO’s flagship Klassic® Knee and Klassic HD® Hip Systems feature modern implant innovations requiring a maximum of three instrument trays. These products improve operating room efficiency, relieve the burden on surgical staff, and bring down the overall cost of healthcare. Since TJO’s founding in 2009, our mission has been to donate one joint for every ten implanted to Operation Walk and similar organization. To learn more, please visit