Physical Rehabilitation

The Personal Fit

Orthotic fabrication materials from Orfit offer the highest possible performance to both therapists and patients in physical rehabilitation.

Our wide product range consists of engineered thermoplastics that will help you solving your most challenging splinting requirements. Through workshops and inservices, our experts provide lots of tips and tricks to make your orthotic fabrications functional and successful.

All of our thermoplastic materials are developed and produced in-house to make sure that they are perfectly suited to their purpose and your needs.

Thermoplastic Products

ORFICAST
Orficast is a unique textile-like thermoformable taping material. It offers extreme comfort for your patients and is very easy to use. This knitted hybrid fabric is ideal for all applications of finger and/or thumb orthoses and supportive bandage wraps.
ORFICAST MORE (NEW PRODUCT)
Orficast More is a unique textile-like thermoformable taping material. It offers extreme comfort for your patients and is very easy to use. This knitted hybrid fabric is ideal for all applications of finger and/or thumb orthoses and supportive bandage wraps.
ORFIT CLASSIC
Orfit Classic has excellent elastic and adhesive qualities. It is ideal for all orthosis types and has unlimited potential for fabrication of very large to very small orthoses. It is excellent as a base for different dynamic splint components.
ORFIT NS
Orfit NS has unlimited potential for fabrication of very small to very large orthoses. It is an excellent base for attachments. The non-stick coating eliminates accidental adhesions but allows for temporary bonding while the product is warm.
AQUAFIT NS
Aquafit NS has a smooth white surface and is an excellent choice for orthoses both large and small. When the coating is removed, all attachments can be adhered by using dry heat.
ORFILIGHT (NS)
Orfilight products are unique lightweight splinting materials with or without a non-stick (NS) coating. They are specifically designed to be lighter and more comfortable on your patient.

Accessories

The Splinting Guide
Static hand splints and dynamic hand splints, compiled by Paul Van Lede OT, MS. You can download the Splinting…
Gingher Shears
Voted best scissors in the world by the majority of the therapists.
Orfitube kit
Contains: 10 tubes of 330 mm (13″) long. 3 different types of elastic thread with different degrees of elastic strength (on…
Thermoplastic / Soft Velvet Edging Strip
Art. no: 360201N.ST1 (Thermoplastic Edging Strip) Art. no: 35116 (Soft Velvet Edging Strip Black) Sizes : 1 mm x 20 mm…
Double-sided velvet loop tape
Length: 25 m – 98 2/5″…
Double-sided micro hook tape
Length: 25 m – 98 2/5″…
Product Information & Education

Visit our Product Information & Education page for instructional videos, upcoming splinting workshops, guides for the fabrication of static and dynamic splints and frequently asked questions.

Blog

Orthoses for Regaining PIP Joint Extension

A study on the effectiveness of different custom-made orthoses for regaining PIP joint extension

The PIP joint active motion can be affected by any trauma that occurs to the surrounding tissues. A recent systematic review published in the Journal of Hand Therapy has examined the effectiveness of different orthoses for regaining this full PIP joint extension.
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Orthoses for Trigger Finger

A New Study on Different Orthotic Designs

A recent study published in the Journal of Hand Therapy reports on the use of two different designs for trigger finger orthoses.
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Taped on orthoses for athletes

Low-profile orthoses for returning to sport after thumb or finger injuries.

How to easily fabricate low-profile orthoses to be taped on when athletes return to their sport after thumb and finger injuries.
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Calendar

Workshop

Orthoses for Immobilization

Victoria, BC
Workshop

Orthoses for Mobilization

Oshkosh, WI
Conference Workshop

WCSEM 2018

Dublin, Ireland

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