Technical Ceramics in Medical Products and Endoprosthetics
Advanced ceramics are at work in many medical devices and equipment, such as lithotripters and ultrasonic cleaners or in dental products in the field of dental ceramics.
What's more, CeramTec bioceramics help maintain and increase the quality of life for instance with implant components for artificial hip joints and knee replacements. Biocompatible and extremely resilient advanced ceramics enable doctors to provide patients with optimum care and help patients master the challenges of everyday life again. Today doctors around the world are already implanting a hip joint replacement featuring CeramTec BIOLOX® components every minute.