Latest News from Symbios Orthopaedics

30 years of orthopaedic device manufacturing

By Lesley Anderson - 21st August, 2019
Symbios UK shall be at the Symbios SA manufacturing facility in this coming Friday to celebrate 30 years of fine orthopaedic device manufacturing. Based in the beautiful Swiss location of Yverdon les Bains nestling in the foothills of the Jura Mountain range in Alpine Switzerland, our expertise owes itself to the horologists, the master craftsmen […]

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Custom Knee – Surgeons gather from Europe & UK for the 2nd Origin®Custom Knee

By Justin Quick - 28th May, 2019
Surgeons from across Europe and the UK gathered at the Espace Sarrazine, Lyon, for the 2nd Origin® Custom Knee Meeting, co- convened by Dr Michel Bonin and Dr Tarik Ait Is Selmi (Santy), Professor Karsten Tibesku (Straubing) and Dr Michael Hirschmann (Bruderholz). The delegates participated in a full clinical programme including a live surgical feed […]

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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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