BioPoly Granted U.S. Patent for Implant Technology

By Julie A. Vetalice

BioPoly Granted U.S. Patent for Implant Technology

BioPoly received another U.S. patent for its partial resurfacing implants. This most recent patent protects all aspects of the implants, material and surgical technique.

BioPoly resurfacing implants replace only the damaged cartilage of a patient’s joint. BioPoly material is a proprietary combination of hyaluronic acid and ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene, creating a self-lubricating polymer with enhanced wear properties. Presently, BioPoly offers CE Marked RS Knee, RS Trochlea, RS Patella and RS Shoulder implants throughout Europe.

Product Labels: Shoulder Replacement, Elbow/Radial Head Replacement, Knee Replacement

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