Friday, August 31, 2012

Orthotics Biomechanics

Biomechanics of the foot simplified and a close look at the function of foot arch supports.

Thursday, August 16, 2012

GraMedica® Exhibiting at the The National - APMA Annual Scientific Meeting

The National -  - American Podiatric Medical Association's Annual Scientific Meeting in Washington, DC started strong this morning with a standing ovation after the opening speech given by United States Surgeon General, Regina Benjamin, MD, MBA.

Following was the Grand Opening of the exhibit hall. This years exhibit hall features more than 200 exhibitors, close to 300 booths, and all the latest podiatric products. As a proud sponsor of the APMA, GraMedica® is very excited to be here celebrate 100 years advancing podiatric medicine.

Stop by our booth, #715, and learn about GraMedica®'s innovative products. A complete Exhibitor Directory is available.

Couldn't make it to The National? Learn about our innovative products, including HyProCure®, osteo-WEDGETM and Soleus® at

Friday, August 10, 2012

Why Choose HyProCure®?

This pioneering device is placed deep into the canalis portion of the sinus tarsi, reestablishing the normal pivot over which the talus (ankle bone) glides, thereby properly realigning the foot and ankle bones and restoring normal function. HyProCure® received FDA approval on September 16, 2004. The first HyProCure® placement took place on September 22, 2004.

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Thursday, August 9, 2012

APMA National Meeting 2012

GraMedica® is a proud sponsor of the America Podiatric Medical Association.

We are excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at The National 2012 APMA Annual Scientific Meeting August 16-19, in Washington, DC. The National is the podiatric medical profession's premier foot and ankle conference.

Stop by and visit with the GraMedica® team at booth #715 and 717.

Dr. Michael E. Graham, President and Founder of GraMedica® will be giving a lecture: "Talotarsal Joint Mechanics - It All Starts Here" on Friday, August 17, from 11:30am-12:00pm. We hope to see you there.

Learn more about the APMA National and get the full agenda here.

This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the APMA and we look forward to celebrating their continued success and advancements in podiatric medicine during the National Meeting.

Learn more about GraMedica®, a global orthopedic medical device company and leader in foot care solutions at Our products are developed to correct the root problem, not merely treat the symptoms. All products are developed by surgeons with years of experience in their own practices.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Advantages of the osteo-WEDGETM Bone Locking Plate and Screw System

What are the advantages of the osteo-WEDGETM Bone Locking Plate and Screw System?

The osteo-WEDGETM system was designed to overcome the limitations of other devices and procedures.

Advantages include:
  • Ability to lengthen, shorten or maintain metatarsal length
  • Ability to plantarflex or dorsiflex the metatarsal – sagittal plane correction
  • Ability to correct an increased first metatarsal angle – transverse plane correction
  • Dorsomedial application at the 1st metatarsal medial cuneiform joint to counteract weight bearing forces
  • Six points (three proximally and three distally) of locking screw fixation for maximum stability
  • Thin (1mm), low profile, but strong titanium configuration
  • Allows for easy and accurate placement
  • May allow for early weightbearing

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Meidcal Device Company Promotes the Importance of Caring for Children’s Feet

GraMedica® is a global orthopedic medical device company and leader in foot care solutions. Recognized for its innovation, the company is producer of breakthrough products like HyProCure® and osteo-WEDGETM.

GraMedica® is proud to be a corporate sponsor of the American College of Foot and Ankle Pediatrics and to support their mission of education on the importance of caring for children’s feet.

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Saturday, August 4, 2012

Doctor Entrusts Own Family’s Health to HyProCure®

Surgeon believes in product and ease of performing Extra-Osseous TaloTarsal Stabilization (EOTTS) with HyProCure® enough to let his family member undergo the surgery.

International HyProCure® Surgeon and HyProCure® Instructor, Elie Daniel, DPM (Mendota, IL) seeks opportunities to share his personal experience with the device. Having multiple practices in the United States and a practice in Lebanon, he helps patients all over the world. Not only does Dr. Daniel travel internationally to perform EOTTS with HyProCure®, he is also always willing to train other surgeons interested in performing the procedure.

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Friday, August 3, 2012

Innovative Medical Device Now Available to Patients in China

HyProCure® Extra-Osseous TaloTarsal Stabilization (EOTTS) device offered as a superior treatment option to patients in China following the first HyProCure® procedures performed in the country.
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