Due to the expertise, knowledge and research conducted at Orthoplastics, a series of recognisable developments have been achieved in relation to the manufacture and supply of the highest quality UHMWPE available on the market.
Today, Orthoplastics is recognised globally as the leading supplier of UHMWPE, supplying many of the world’s orthopaedic device manufacturers. Its premium grade UHMWPE is expertly manufactured onsite in the UK and is the material of choice in a wide range of orthopaedic implants and devices for applications in hips, knees, shoulders, elbows, ankles and fingers.
Orthoplastics is fully dedicated to the medical sector, producing the highest grade of orthopaedic UHMWPE products on the market.
A combination of rigorous quality control systems ensures that Orthoplastics continually exceed the Documented Quality System requirements of International Standards, including surpassing the specifications of 21 CFR 820. Orthoplastics have been accredited to ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 14001, which are all regulated under Validation Control (IQ, OQ/PQ) and FMEA studies.
Devoted to the medical industry, Orthoplastics is a world leader in the development and supply of both implantable-grade plastics and also biocompatible plastics for instrument applications.
Orthoplastics has led the way in making recognisable contributions to the advancement of UHMWPE and its numerous applications. The superior consolidation and elevated purity achieved at Orthoplastics, in addition to the development of Vitamin E blended products, promises an extended product life span and a greatly improved quality of life for patients that receive orthopaedic implants.
Bringing together UHMWPE, Cross-linked UHMWPE and Vitamin E UHMWPE, Component Machining, Direct Compression Moulding and Laboratory Services ensures that Orthoplastics provide the complete supply chain solution to their customers.
The degree of Orthoplastics specialist knowledge sets it apart from its competitors within the medical sector, thereby positioning it as a valuable resource to its customers when designing and commissioning bespoke implantable devices. Offering customers the capability to research, Orthoplastics manufacture products in one place, providing specialised support and guidance to ensure that their client’s customised product precisely meets their required needs.