Headless Compression Screws

Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

Headless Compression Screws are self-drilling, self-tapping headless screws that allow surgeon-controlled compression and a simplified technique.

Features & Benefits

The headless design helps minimize hardware prominence and soft tissue irritation.


Headless Compression Screws:

  • Design of screw creates a lag screw effect
  • Available in multiple sizes, including 1.5mm, 2.4mm, 3.0mm, 4.5mm, and 6.5mm
  • Cannulated to allow accurate placement. Note: 1.5mm screw is not cannulated
  • Self-drilling and self-tapping flutes
  • Cutting flutes on screwhead facilitate countersinking of screwhead
  • Available in both 316L stainless steel and titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-7Nb)
  • StarDrive recess provides improved torque transmission

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