Össur is a leading global provider of innovative mobility solutions that help people live a Life Without Limitations®. The company was founded in 1971 by Icelandic prosthetist Össur Kristinsson, who developed the breakthrough silicone interface for prosthetic sockets, the Iceross® liner. In 1986, Össur started its international expansion, was first listed on the Iceland Stock Exchange in 1999, and expanded rapidly through organic growth and strategic acquisitions. Significant ongoing investment in research and development has led to over 2,100 patents, award-winning designs, and successful clinical outcomes.
Össur is focused on improving people’s mobility through the delivery of Prosthetics, Bracing & Supports and accompanying patient care. Helping people live a Life Without Limitations is why we exist as a company.
Össur has been listed on the NASDAQ Copenhagen Stock Exchange since 2009.
A leading global provider of innovative mobility solutions, our mission is to improve people's mobility.
Headquartered in Iceland and employing a staff of over 4,000 located in 36 countries worldwide, Össur has extensive operations in the Americas, Europe, and Asia, with numerous distributors in other markets.
The company is named after Össur Kristinsson, an Icelandic prosthetist who developed the breakthrough silicone interface for prosthetic sockets, the Iceross® liner. Himself an amputee, Mr. Kristinsson was motivated by his own needs and entrepreneurial spirit. Building on that pioneering tradition, Össur has added numerous life changing products to its portfolio. Among them are dynamic braces such as the Unloader One®, clinically proven to relieve the pain of knee osteoarthritis, and the Power Knee™, the world's first motor-powered prosthetic knee.
Össur product solutions are globally recognized under brand names such as CTi®, Rebound®, Miami J®, Unloader®, Iceross®, Pro-Flex®, Proprio Foot® and Rheo Knee®, all of which have been developed to improve people’s mobility and quality of life.
Founded in 1971, Össur is a leading global provider of innovative mobility solutions and is listed on the NASDAQ Copenhagen Stock Exchange.
A Talented Team
Össur is a global organization with a network of talented employees around the world. For generations, we’ve been helping people live Life Without Limitations and our shared purpose is what motivates us to do our best each day.
Extensive Global Reach
The Össur Head Office is located in Iceland and the company also has operations in the Americas, Europe, Asia and beyond.
We Improve People’s Mobility
At Össur, a passionate commitment to improving people’s mobility driven by innovation and patient outcomes has been at the core of our success.
Our vision is to enable a Life Without Limitations by improving people’s mobility.
Main Focus Areas
Össur generates value for its customers, shareholders and employees through Patient Reach, Innovative Solutions and O&P Value Creation.
We connect directly with patients and reach out to payers and prescribers.
We embrace innovation in all our actions. We provide innovative and patient-centric solutions combining product and service.
O&P Value Creation
We offer business solutions to our customers, including Orthotic & Prosthetic (O&P) clinics enabling seamless service and close partnership.