Prosthetics Companies in India

Prosthetics Companies in India

“Prosthesis is an artificial device to replace or augment a missing or impaired part of the body” [Marriam Webster]

The word “prosthesis” is adopted from the Greek word “prostithenai” which means “to add to, or to put in addition.”

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The artificial body part can be a limb, a heart, or a breast implant, tooth, eye, facial bone, the palate, a hip, a knee or joint, etc. Prosthetic implants, used in parts of the joint such as a unilateral knee, are commonly known as Joint replacement or arthroplasty. The prosthesis is used for two main reasons; functional or cosmetic or both.  The prosthesis may be permanent or removable. a suitable example of a removable prosthesis is an artificial hand. A hearing aid is another common example of a removable prosthesis artificial hip, testicles or tooth is generally permanent.

Some highly advanced prosthesis has been developed recently, which can integrate with body tissues, including the nervous system, and can respond to commands from the central nervous system. These highly advanced devices are considered to be one of the best inventions in the field of Biomedicals.

Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation (ALIMCO):

It is a Central Public Sector Unit, working under the aegis of the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Government of India. It was launched in the year 1972. ALIMCO has a wide range of products, including 35 categories (and 360 variants) of cost-effective and reliable quality.

Ottobock India

Ever Since 1919, Ottobock has been helping its clients/patients with easier and better mobility by providing the latest technologies and products.

KARE:

It is a Prosthetic & Orthotic division of Ktwo Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. Established in November 2013. KARE has shown rapid growth in the Assistive Technology and rehabilitation sector. KARE provides international quality Prostheses and orthotics to people with disabilities.

Symbionic: 

It is India-based private manufacturer of Bio-integrated Prostheses.  The name of this company suits its work as it has been highly successful at forming an effective symbiosis between technology and the human neuromuscular system within the next decade.

Open Bionics Pvt. Ltd:

It is a UK-based Private Company, with a specialization in robotic prosthetic hands. This company uses 3D printing technology for affordable prosthesis solutions.

Wellinks Pvt Ltd:

It is a US-based Company empowering doctors and patients with actionable data on metrics. This company is continuously striving to significant reductions in healthcare costs.

Innovative Ortho Surgical Pvt. Ltd.:

Touch Bionics, the developer of the world’s first commercially available bionic hand, announced its launching in the Indian market entry recently. The company’s Indian distributor is  Innovative Prosthetics & Orthotics Pvt Ltd (IOS) which was established in the year 2008. It is engaged in manufacturing, wholesaling, and exporting Orthopedic implants. This company has rapidly achieved a stable and reputable position in the Indian market. Distal Radius Juxta Articular, 5mm Dorsal Plate, 5mm Proximal Humerus Plate Low Profile, Medial Tibial Open Wedge Plate, Right AS Distal Femur, Single Pin Clamp Deluxe, etc, are some of the important products manufactured by this company.

Ideal Artificial limb Solution (Health Care):

It is a full-service prosthetics and Orthotics facility located in New Delhi, India close to Lajpat Nagar Metro Station. It is well known for the fabrication & fitting of high-quality upper & lower extremity limb prosthetics & silicon cosmetic restorations of hands & feet. It also provides prosthetics for animals.

Rebuilt Prosthetics and Orthotics:

If you are looking for a natural, custom prosthetic system, as a Custom silicone hand or finger prosthesis, this company is your best option.

 Bornlife Artificial limb Center:

An Indian-based artificial limb company is famous for its excellent services with a human touch.

Hugh Steeper:

It is a limited liability company aiming at providing world-class technologies along with clinical services concerning prostheses.

Aether Biomedical:

It is one of the best companies for Medical robotics. This company provides solutions for upper limb amputees to restore their freedom and independence. One of the Aether Biomedical branches is in New Delhi.

Endolite India Ltd:

Established nearly 25 years, is a joint venture between the Prime Group and the Blatchford Group and has been. It is a Rehabilitation Services Company focused on Prosthetic & Orthotic services. It has its clinics in almost all major cities of India combined with a network of over 250 franchises.

Össur:

It is a renowned brand, focusing its efforts and expertise on helping people to e confident, safe, and mobile, , Ossur India Private Limited, Established in 1971, is famous for its wide range of Spine Support, Upper Extremity Support, Knee Support, etc. Its products are highly popular due to their quality standards, affordability, and high durability nature.

College Park Healthcare India (Formerly Streifeneder)

It is an  Artificial Limbs Centre in Gurgaon, Delhi. Many users have declared it as one of the best artificial limbs company in Delhi.

There are many charitable organizations also, in India providing prosthetics at almost no cost. Names of a few such organizations are as follows:

Mahavir Seva Sadan in Kolkata

Jaipur Foot Organization – BMVSS (Bhagwan Mahaveer Viklang Sahayata Samiti) is obviously in Jaipur but with 23 branches around India

Jyot Charitable Trust in Chandigarh

Mukti M.S.Dadha Foundation in Chennai

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