Orthotics & Prosthetics

The Reliable Choice

Orfitrans is an advanced range of high temperature thermoplastic sheet materials for the production of check sockets, flexible sockets and orthoses.

The superb aesthetic qualities and outstanding handling and performance characteristics of Orfitrans will help to eliminate or minimize many of the difficulties that you routinely experience with the materials you currently use.

Issues resulting from cold flow, excessive friction, discolouration and more will be eliminated or minimized. Orfitrans materials will enable you to more easily achieve the desired patient outcomes while helping you increase productivity/patient throughput and eliminating waste that erodes your profit margins.

The excellent handling characteristics of Orfitrans flexible materials are unsurpassed.

Products

Orfitrans® Stiff
Orfitrans Stiff is everything you want and need in a check socket material. This very rigid transparent material will not break, crack or shatter when dropped.
Orfitrans® Medium Soft
For improved fitting options and improved outcomes. The perfect material to use for vacuum transtibial and transfemoral sockets.
Orfitrans® Excel
A PE-copolymer for orthotics and flexible prosthetic sockets Orfitrans Excel is lighter in weight than most other materials, resulting in increased patient comfort.
Orfitrans® Extra Soft
Highly flexible prosthetic sockets Orfitrans Extra Soft is the perfect flexible material with outstanding patient comfort.
Orfitrans® Extra Soft Silicone
Highly flexible with very smooth touch for prosthetic sockets Orfitrans Extra Soft with silicone is a flexible material that feels great and is not tacky or sticky.
Orfitrans Soft
No longer available.

Blog

Benefits of Using a Flexible Inner Socket

Fabricating a comfortable and adaptable prosthesis

Each amputee needs a patient-specific approach when it comes to creating a suitable and supportive prosthetic socket. One component that makes a prosthesis highly patient-adaptable, is a flexible inner socket. And while it is not used in all instances, a flexible inner socket can have numerous benefits for both the patient and the prosthetist.
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A Step-by-Step Guide to Moulding a Flexible Prosthetic Socket

Pull the perfect prosthetic sockets

In this guide, we explain how to expertly mould our flexible thermoplastic sheets for perfectly smooth and soft sockets. We share how to prepare the sheet, optimize your positive mould and some moulding tips so that you can make the most out of these advanced prosthetic socket materials. 
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The Art of Moulding a Prosthetic Socket

How to mould a prosthetic socket using the bubble-forming method

The process of moulding a socket is often seen as an art and requires great skill of a prosthetist. The socket needs to conform perfectly to the patient's stump so that it feels comfortable but still offers the necessary support. Follow along as we take you through all the steps of moulding a prosthetic socket using the bubble-forming method.
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Calendar

Conference

AOPA National Assembly

San Diego, CA
Conference

ISPO World Congress 2019

Kobe, Japan
Conference

MEDICA 2019

Düsseldorf, Germany

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