OrthoPilot® Elite is based on innovative technology and over 25 years of experience. That combination takes standards of surgical precision to a new level. Over the last four generations, the OrthoPilot® has undergone continuous development.
First experiments on kinematic navigation at University of Grenoble, Prof. Saragaglia et al.
Developments and multi-center study for the European Union (EU) project IGOS (Image Guided Orthopaedic Surgery)
First clinical use by Prof. Saragaglia, Grenoble
First publication by F. Leitner, F. Picard, R. Minfelde, H.-J. Schulz, P. Cinquin, D. Saragaglia on cinematic navigation: "Computer-Assisted Knee Total Surgical Replacement"
The OrthoPilot® System receives its CE marking
Market introduction OrthoPilot® TKA 2.0
Market introduction OrthoPilot® FS010
FDA approval – First CT-free navigation system in the US
Market introduction OrthoPilot® FS100
PMDA Approval – First CT-free navigation system in Japan Market