History of Actifit®
Actifit® was developed over the last twenty years in conjunction with some of the world’s leading polymer scientists and orthopedic sports/medicine surgeons. Made from our unique polymer, Actifit® is the first biodegradable, synthetic scaffold, designed to help repair meniscal tears. It has shown at two years post surgery to reduce patient pain levels and return patients to pre injury activity levels.
Who manufactures Actifit®
Orteq® Sports Medicine Ltd is headquartered in London, UK and the New York, US and was established to develop and commercialize products using it’s proprietary polymer technology platform.
Orteq® as developed ts first product Actifit®, a biodegradable, polymer scaffold, especially designed to promote new tissue growth in damaged areas of the meniscus that are irreparable.
Actifit is temporarily unavailable in the EU market.
Our new biomaterial has been developed over the past two decades, refined and focused for clinical use. It possesses unique properties that make it an effective, biodegradable scaffold to facilitate the in-growth of new tissue.