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

Orthotic fabrication for Congenital Malformations

Congenital malformation of upper extremities may affect an individual throughout the course of his or her life. Specific hand anomalies need early expert care to correct and/or prevent deformities, and allow for the development of independent hand function. Therapists play an important role in evaluation and treatment, before, during and after, any surgical interventions that may be necessary.
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The Volar Wrist Cock-up Orthosis

What materials are ideal to fabricate a volar based wrist cock-up orthosis?

Immobilization of the wrist joint for restriction of motion, pain relief, joint alignment, functional support, and/ or positioning for healing.
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Anti-Swan Neck Orthosis

Here is an example of how a simply designed orthosis can have an incredible impact on improved functionality for the patient with a hyperextension deformity of the PIP joint, known as a swan neck deformity. The typical posture of this deformity is PIP hyperextension and DIP flexion.
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Calendar

Conference

CSHT 2018

Ottawa, Canada
Workshop

Orthoses for Mobilization

Southern, CA
Conference

Indiana Hand Care 2018

Indianapolis, IN

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