Welcome to Orthoplastics

Welcome to Orthoplastics – home of the world’s highest quality premium-grade Orthopaedic Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE).

UHMWPE Manufacturing

UHMWPE
MANUFACTURING

The recognised world leader in the supply and manufacture of implantable grade plastics for the medical industry.

Component Machining

Component
Machining

Unique expertise in developing individual orthopaedic components that are manufactured to customer specifications.

Direct Compression Moulding

DIRECT COMPRESSION
MOULDING

A recognised leader in the manufacture of components with a highly polished, high gloss finish on a direct moulded surface.

Crosslinked Polyethylene

CROSSLINKED
POLYETHYLENE

The leaders in the production of crosslinked UHMWPE that offers significant wear reduction and increased implant lifespan.

WORLD LEADING SUPPLIER OF IMPLANTABLE GRADE PLASTICS

About Orthoplastics

Orthoplastics Limited is dedicated to the medical industry and is a world leader in the development and supply of both implantable grade plastics and also biocompatible plastics for instrument applications.

Industry Expertise

Our Industry Expertise

Leading the world in the manufacture and supply of UHMWPE products and applications.

Product Range

Our Product Range

Offering the medical industry a complete supply solution on a range of implantable plastics.

Labratory Services

Laboratory Services

Industry leading UKAS accredited laboratory to support customer product development requirements.

SUPPLYING THE WORLD'S LEADING ORTHOPAEDIC MANUFACTURERS

Our Products & Services

UHMWPE

For over 40 years, UHMWPE has been the primary bearing material for orthopaedic applications.

VITAMIN E

Orthoplastics Vitamin E UHMWPE is a revolutionary technology in orthopaedic applications.

Crosslinking

On site manufacturing of Crosslinked UHMPWE which offers significant wear reduction on implants.

Component Machining

The recognised expert in all aspects of CNC machining of implantable grade plastics and components.

Direct Compression Moulding

A method of sintering the polymer to produce orthopaedic components with a high gloss finish.

Find out More

Orthoplastics works in conjunction with its customers to accelerate the design process and ensure products meet the application, learn how we do this.

Brochure

Download Our Brochure

Please download our latest brochure for a detailed overview of our exciting and innovative business.

News

NEWS FROM ORTHOPLASTICS

Follow the latest news from orthoplastics, including product innovations, events and vacancies.

Careers

CAREERS AT ORTHOPLASTICS

Visit our careers section to find out if any vacancies are available to join a world leading manufacturer.

PIONEERING DEVELOPMENTS IN EXTRUSION AND MOULDING TECHNIQUES

Latest News from Orthoplastics

Proud Sponsors of the Implant Polymers: UHMWPE & PEEK Conference

As the world’s leading producers of UHMWPE, Orthoplastics are pleased to announce that we will be attending the Implant Polymers: UHMWPE & PEEK Conference.

Not only will we be attending the...

Come See Us At OMTEC 2024

We are delighted to announce that Orthoplastics will be exhibiting at OMTEC 2024. This year's annual Orthopaedic Manufacturing & Technology Exposition and Conference (OMTEC) will take place at the...

Recruitment and Apprenticeship Program Update

Orthoplastics experienced significant growth in 2023. Over the last 12 months, we’ve increased our headcount by more than 16%. This growth has been driven by market demand, which is set to remain...

AAOS a Great Success for Orthoplastics

We were thrilled to participate in the San Francisco AAOS Annual Meeting in February 2024, a unique event that brought together 622 exhibitors and over 7385 visitors. The opportunity to connect with...

Orthoplastics are Exhibiting at AAOS

We are thrilled to announce that Orthoplastics will be exhibiting at the biggest orthopaedic technology and innovation exhibition, AAOS 2024. We are excited to join some of the biggest names in the...

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