Division: Mitek Sports Medicine
The suture anchor for instability that offers the procedural flexibility of choice, by offering most of the advantages of HEALIX BR™ System - only smaller.
Size and Flexibility: When the anchoring location is tight on space but the pull-out strength can't be compromised, call on the smaller sized anchor comprised of BIOCRYL® RAPIDE® Material - the #1 US biocomposite material providing optimal strength.
The GRYPHON® BR Anchor is intended for:
Shoulder: Rotator Cuff Repair, Bankart Repair, SLAP Lesion Repair, Biceps Tenodesis, Acromio-Clavicular Separation Repair, Deltoid Repair, Capsular Shift or Capsulolabral Reconstruction;
Foot/Ankle: Lateral Stabilization, Medial Stabilization, Achilles Tendon Repair;
Knee: Medial Collateral Ligament Repair, Lateral Collateral Ligament Repair, Posterior Oblique Ligament Repair, Iliotibial Band Tenodesis;
Elbow: Biceps Tendon Reattachment, Ulnar or Radial Collateral Ligament Reconstruction;
Hip: Capsular repair, acetabular labral repair.
|BIOCRYL RAPIDE Material||
The #1 U.S. Biocomposite material for shoulder and knee implants. Combining TCP and PLGA pre-clinical testing has shown resorbtion over time, followed by bone in-growth.
BIOCRYL RAPIDE Material with its inherent bioresorbable, osteoconductive properties is a good choice for a continuum of sports medicine implants to aid in the restoration of the anatomy.
|Thread-in option||Offer an internally driven threaded anchor for tactile feel|
|Push-in option||Offers a barbed design with ease of insertion and a pull-out strength 15% greater than the competitor's Biocomposite suture anchor.|
|Compression Fit||Tactile feel for insertion confidence with easier insertion|
|ORTHOCORD Suture||Delivers 55lbs of tensile strength and is 45% less stiff than Fiberwire®|
|Suture Options||Preloaded with one or two strands of ORTHOCORD® Suture for procedural flexibility|
|Cannulated||Allows for blood to channel to the surface|
|Suture Bridge||The suture bridge combined with internal channeling provides optimal suture slideability|
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