Össur’s OT World 2018 presence reflects commitment to improving people’s mobility

The event encompasses four days (May 15th – 18th) of conferences, lectures, demonstrations and exhibitions, all showcasing the latest developments in O&P technology and scientific research. Exciting, as well as educational, OT World is the perfect platform for professionals to share or enhance their knowledge and discover something new.

The city of Leipzig plays host to OT World, the world’s leading event for the orthopaedic industry. OT World combines a trade show and scientific congress, and embodies inter-professional interchange and innovation. Among Össur’s team at this big event is the extraordinary Bebe Vio (Italian wheelchair fencer, 2014 and 2016 European champion, 2015 and 2017 World champion, 2016 Paralympic champion, in the foil B category) and the wonderful Paola Antonini from Brazil.

The event encompasses four days (May 15th – 18th) of conferences, lectures, demonstrations and exhibitions, all showcasing the latest developments in O&P technology and scientific research. Exciting, as well as educational, OT World is the perfect platform for professionals to share or enhance their knowledge and discover something new.



Shared success

For Össur, the spotlight remains firmly focused on innovative solutions for shared success – successful outcomes for O&P specialists and product users alike.

For the first time we will showcase the new Össur Formfit Pro range of 3-D knitted premium soft goods. With this product line we are introducing innovative premium soft goods based on the latest available technology “infused” with innovation by Össur. FormFit Pro – The Choice of a Pro.

Our most advanced range of Injury Solutions for knee injuries, including the dynamic Rebound® PCL, Rebound® ACL and Rebound® Cartilage, a solution for rehabilitation of cartilage and meniscal injuries will be complemented by our best in class solutions for Osteoarthritis – Unloader® One Lite, Unloader One and Unloader Hip. Join us to learn more about the latest product updates, biomechanical, clinical and health economic data!

Additional highlights at the Össur booth will include Össur Touch Solutions. We are proud to be able to display the latest prosthetic technology for users living with upper-limb difference – including the i-limb® quantum and i-digits quantum, the new standard for myo-electric prosthetic hands.

For lower extremity amputees we will present Össur Dynamic Solutions, designed for people who want to move confidently and effortlessly between different activities. In addition to the RHEO KNEE® and RHEO KNEE® XC, our latest microprocessor knees which address the needs of users from early rehab to full recovery, we will present the innovative Pro-Flex® foot range in combination with Iceross Seal-In® with movable seals.

The Pro-Flex is available in a variety of models, from low profile to torsion models. At OT World 2018 we are proud to be introducing the new Pro-Flex LP Align. Built on the technology and expertise of the Pro-Flex platform, Pro-Flex LP Align offers the possibility of adjusting heel height to accommodate a variety of foot wear options. Users can maintain the correct alignment and body posture as well as enjoy the freedom to choose different shoes for different moments of their life. Another step towards returning to full mobility and enjoying a life without limitations!

Visitors to the Congress will also be introduced to Össur’s range of prosthetic solutions designed for the less active population, as well as Össur’s world-renowned Sport Solutions.

Össur is equally delighted to be offering a varied program of products presentations, lectures and workshops. For more information, download the Össur Program Booklet.

You are very welcome to stop by at our booth (HALL 1, C06) for a coffee and a talk to our team. We will be delighted to give you all details on the Össur program at OT World 2018.


Össur Workshops:

Day Title Speaker Time Location
Tuesday
May 15th 2018
Össur Touch Solutions: Ich halte es in der Hand – mit Technik und Training den Alltag gestalten (DE) Claudia Breidbach & Susanne Breier 10:00 – 11:45 Messehaus, Room 21
Wednesday
May 16th 2018
Össur Touch Solutions: It’s in my hands – everyday life structured by means of technology and training (EN) Claudia Breidbach & Susanne Breier 10:00 – 11:45 Messehaus, Room 24

Download the Össur Program Booklet