Author Archives: Susann Idres

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Osteotec Silicone Finger Implant gets FDA clearance

  Osteotec are pleased to announce that on 17th April 2015 we received clearance from the FDA to market our silicone finger implant range in the USA. 510(k)s are always much valued, even for the larger medical device companies, but for a UK distributor to gain this approval is an outstanding achievement. Osteotec will now be … Continued

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UK’s first Integra Freedom Wrist hemiarthoplasty

UK’s first Integra Freedom Wrist hemiarthoplasty UK’s first Integra Freedom Wrist hemiarthoplasty

Osteotec are pleased to announce that on 3rd December 2014, Mr Mike Hayton FRCS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (http://www.mikehayton.com/) implanted the first Freedom hemi arthroplasty. The Freedom Total Wrist system, designed and manufactured by Integra Life Sciences, is an evolution of the highly successful Uni 2 TWR, and has been cleared for hemiarthroplasty as well as … Continued

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BOFAS 2014

Osteotec Ltd will be exhibiting at the BOFAS meeting this week at the Brighton Conference Centre. Come and see us at stand 29 to see our great range of products, including ankle fixation, foot plating kits for all procedures as well as the the first truly reversible hammertoe correction system; the Nextra 

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A GREAT DAY FOR FREEDOM

Osteotec are delighted to announce that on October 28 Mr Mike Craigen FRCS, a Consultant Hand Surgeon in the Birmingham Hand Centre at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, successfully implanted the first Freedom Total Wrist implant in the UK. The Freedom total wrist, designed by Brian Adams, MD and Randy Bindra MD and marketed by Integra, … Continued

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BSSH Meeting

Osteotec are pleased to be exhibiting at the BSSH/IHSS Autumn Meeting at the Royal College of Surgeons in London on 16th & 17th October 2014. Please come and see us at stand number 17. We are looking forward to seeing you there.

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Launch of Nextremity Solutions® Hammertoe Correction System

Osteotec UK Ltd are pleased to announce that they have signed a 3 year exclusive UK deal to distribute Nextremity Inc’s highly innovative foot surgery products.  The flagship product, the Nextra hammertoe implant, is the first truly reversible hammertoe implant and has already created huge interest around the world and is now available in the … Continued

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Glasgow Foot and Ankle Meeting

Osteotec will be exhibiting at the Annual Foot and Ankle Meeting (FAST) in the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow tomorrow. Don’t forget to come and see us out our stand. http://footanklescotland.com/events/fast-6th-annual-meeting-2014/  

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Upper Limb Workshop Manchester

Trimed are running an international workshop in Manchester tomorrow, covering current concepts in wrist and elbow fixation. If you would be interested in attending future workshops and events, then please contact us at enquiries@osteotec.co.uk. We are always aiming to help medical professionals with their training and would like to hear from you what training would … Continued