Latest News from Symbios Orthopaedics

CUSTOM HIP 20- year results published

By Justin Quick - 12th April, 2019
Custom Hip Replacement. The 20-year follow-up of a continuous series of 232 total hip arthroplasty procedures performed in patients aged less than 50 years old at the index surgery, was published recently in ‘Hip International’. The authors, Jean- Noel Argenson et al concluded that “The results of this study confirm that THA using this custom-designed stem […]

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Mr Andrew Manktelow, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon presents “Custom Stems- there is a role” at the London Hip Meeting 2019

By Justin Quick - 8th April, 2019
Mr Andrew Manktelow, University Hospitals, Nottingham presents “Custom Stems- there is a role”

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Another year, another London Hip Meeting 2019…the 19th such meeting at the QEII Conference Centre overlooking Parliament Square, London

By Justin Quick - 3rd April, 2019
Another year, another London Hip Meeting 2019..this is remarkably the 19th gathering in London of expert surgeons from the UK and Worldwide to present their updated research, their current thinking and their recommendations for the management of hip preservation, hip arthroplasty and revision. This is Symbios’ 12th year of sponsorshipm of this key diary event […]

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London Hip Meeting- Wednesday 3rd April 2019

By Justin Quick - 27th March, 2019
Symbios are the leading opinion in the design and manufacture of Custom implants with an experience spanning 40 years and some 30,000 Custom hip implantations throughout Europe. The 15- year published clinical results (COOR 2009) further supported by the results of the NJR in 331 patients, demonstrate significantly lower revision rates at 4- years, revision […]

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Custom Hip & Knee Symposium (co- convened with HCA Healthcare & London Bridge Hospital)

By Justin Quick - 25th March, 2019
Custom Hip & Knee Symposium Mr Paul Culpan, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, London International Patient Services (LIPS) and The Royal London Hospital Whitechapel, took to the podium on Saturday morning describing how patient’s expectations following arthroplasty surgery have changed. There are of course many contributing factors to optimising outcomes, “restoring the anatomy is great place to […]

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Symbios exhibit at BASK 2019

By Justin Quick - 14th March, 2019
Symbios are the leading opinion in the design and manufacture of Custom implants worldwide, with over 30,000 Custom implantations throughout Europe since 1989. We are looking forward to exhibiting our Origin® fully contoured Custom Total Knee Prosthesis at BASK 2019 designed in 3D on our proprietary software platform- KneePLAN® which accomodates the clinician’s preferred alignment […]

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A new life in España for Sharon & family

By Justin Quick - 6th March, 2019
It was with some sadness that we recently had to say goodbye to Sharon Savage, who is heading off with her family for a new life in Spain. Sharon has spent over 5 happy years with Symbios as an integral part of our Customer Services Team. Sharon had a great send off at ‘The Albion’ […]

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BREXIT Statement

By Justin Quick - 17th January, 2019
Dear valued Customer, Symbios wish to take this opportunity to re- assure our valued customers post- BREXIT of continuity of supply. Our concerns remain over currency fluctuations in the event of a ‘no deal’ BREXIT. The Swiss Franc is often seen as a safe haven currency and I would expect it to strengthen in a […]

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10 years on….

By Justin Quick - 21st December, 2018
Christmas 2018 has come along early for myself and my team with this heartwarming note, which I now have pleasure in sharing with you all…… Dear Justin and indeed the whole of the Symbios team. I think it was 10 years ago today that David Stitson fitted the first of my 2 MoM THR and […]

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The widely anticipated 2nd Origin® (closed) meeting date is announced

By Justin Quick - 7th December, 2018
Dr Michel BONNIN will again lead an esteemed faculty for this 2nd Origin® conference on Custom Total Knee Replacement to be held at the Clinic Jean Mermoz, Lyon on Friday 24th May 2019. This closed conference is by invitation only but please do express your interest through our Exeter office if you’d be keen to […]

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