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DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. Acquires Finsbury Orthopaedics Limited
WARSAW, IN – Dec. 11, 2009 – DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. has announced the acquisition of Finsbury Orthopaedics Limited, a privately held UK-based manufacturer and global distributor of orthopaedic implants. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
With the acquisition of Finsbury Orthopaedics, DePuy gains several key products, including the DeltaMotion® Ceramic-on-Ceramic Hip System, the ADEPT® Metal-on-Metal Hip Resurfacing and Total Hip System, as well as the Medial Rotation Knee™ System, the Dual Bearing Knee™ System, the BOX® Total Ankle Replacement, Tuke Saw and multiple small joint reconstructive implant lines.
DePuy Orthopaedics leads the worldwide hip market in providing the most complete range of high stability, low wear total hip implants. Finsbury Orthopaedics has pioneered advanced high performance, large diameter hip bearings that feature proprietary ceramic-on-ceramic and metal-on-metal bearing technologies designed to address the unmet needs of active patients. With the addition of the ADEPT and DeltaMotion platforms to DePuy’s existing portfolio of advanced high performance hip bearings, DePuy offers a comprehensive range of hip bearing options for clinicians worldwide.
About the DePuy Companies
DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company, is a leading global provider of orthopaedic devices for hip, knee, extremities, and trauma, as well as bone cement and operating room products. It is part of the DePuy Family of Companies, which has a rich heritage of pioneering a broad range of products and solutions across the continuum of orthopaedic and neurological care. These companies are unified under one vision – Never Stop Moving™ – to express their commitment to bring meaningful innovation, shared knowledge, and quality care to patients throughout the world. Visit www.depuy.com for more information.