Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2012
Mar. 11, 2013
Jun. 29, 2012
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name AxoGen, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0000805928    
Document Type 10-K/A    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2012    
Amendment Flag true    
Amendment Description Amendment No. 1 to Form 10-K    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 29,987,223
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   111,127,869