3 things to know about Group FH Ortho

Written by Shayna Korol | February 05, 2019 | Print  |

Group FH Ortho is an orthopedic conglomerate with six companies in four countries.

Three things to know:

1. The group offers implants for the hip, knee, shoulder, cruciate ligament repair, forefoot, hindfoot and spine.

2. In 2012, the group's U.S. subsidiary, FH Ortho, launched the Calcanail for calcaneus fracture repair.

3. FH Ortho published its midterm follow-up results of patients treated with its Lumbar Prothesis. The LP-ESP is a lumbar prosthesis that combines two titanium endplates with an elastomeric cushion made of polycarbonate urethane. It is designed to mimic a natural disc to withstand the pressures of compression and torsion.

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