An introduction

At MicroPort Orthopedics, we are never standing still. We know that knee and hip implants are constantly being improved just as medical procedures themselves evolve with each passing day. We not only embrace this constant advance in medicine. We celebrate it in our work.

We operate with the heart of a start-up but the soul of an industry powerhouse. This is critical to achieving our goal of being the fastest growing, innovation driven company in orthopedics. Our top priority isn’t just to help surgeons get patients back to their feet. We want to help patients get back to Full Function, Faster.

  • MyMPO™ Digital Application 2019
       MicroPort launched the digital application to support joint replacement journeys.
  • Medial-Pivot Revo System 2017
    MicroPort Orthopedics launches Medial-Pivot Evolution® Revision Knee System.
  • Joint Academy MicroPort 2017
    MicroPort founded its Joint Academy, focused on providing best-in-class Medical Eduction.
  • Acquisition by MicroPort 2013
    Acquisition of Wright’s Hip & Knee business by MicroPort Scientific Corporation. Established Arlington, TN as the U.S. headquarters for MicroPort global orthopedic business
  • SuperPath® 2008
    SuperPath® Direct Superior Approach. Wright Medical Technology introduces the first Direct Superior Approach to the Hip Joint.
  • NASDAQ anniversary 2006
    5 Year Anniversary – NASDAQ opening bell ceremony
  • New headquaters 2006
    Wright Medical EMEA opens new European Headquarters in Amstelveen, the Netherlands
  • NASDAQ 2001
    Wright Medical Group Inc. completes public offering of stock on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange
  • Acquired 1999
    The company is acquired by Warburg Pincus Equity Partners and a group of investor’s European orthopedic leader, Cremascoli Ortho Group, merges into Wright
  • ADVANCE® knee system 1998
    Wright Medical Technology introduces the ADVANCE® knee system
  • Wright Manufacturing purchased 1997
    Wright Manufacturing is purchased by Dow Corning
  • Bone void filler 1996
    Wright Medical Technology introduces its first bone void filler
  • Name transition 1993
    Wright Manufacturing becomes Wright Medical Technology
  • Street Heel 1950
    Wright Manufacturing Company introduces its first product, the all rubber “Street Heel”
  • Wright Manufacturing 1950
    Frank Wright forms Wright Manufacturing Company in Memphis
  • Frank O. Wright 1944
    Frank O. Wright becomes the Memphis area sales rep. for Richards Manufacturing Company
  • Richards Manufacturing 1934
    Don Richards forms Richards Manufacturing Company in Memphis, TN.
  • Zimmer formed 1927
    Justin O. Zimmer forms Zimmer in Warsaw, IN.
  • Don Richards 1925
    Don Richards (J.O. Zimmer’s first cousin) joins DePuy as sales rep. in the Memphis area
  • Zimmer joins DePuy 1905
    Justin O. Zimmer joins DePuy as first sales representative
  • Manufacturing started 1895
    DePuy Manufacturing started in Warsaw, IN as the first commercial orthopedic manufacturer

Our cORE VALUES

We deeply understand our products are directly related to patients’ lives, and even the slightest deviation could cause significant impact. Because of this, we work to relentlessly master every detail of our medical technologies to prolong and reshape the lives of patients everywhere. That’s our purpose, and it’s how we remain true to our beliefs and committed to the core values we uphold. These principles are essential to the relationships we build with our partners and customers. And it’s evident in every detail of our workday.

HIGH QUALITY SOLUTIONS MASTERED TO THE MOST INTRICATE DETAILS

QUALITY.

We relentlessly pursue excellence and are uncompromising where quality is concerned. We express a passionate pursuit of maintaining the highest standard along with a continuous improvement strategy in all aspects of our business. Our products are directly related to patients’ lives and therefore even a minute deviation could cause significant impact.

CARING ABOUT THE TINIEST DETAIL BECAUSE IT IS EVERY PATIENT’S RIGHT

CARING.

We put patients at the heart of everything we do and their wellbeing always comes first. It is also the cement that holds our employees together and nurtures them so that they grow and thrive.

FUELED BY A PASSION FOR MEANINGFUL INNOVATION

INNOVATION.

We demonstrate the imagination and pioneering spirit that make MicroPort® a leading innovator in our industry. We transform insights into knowledge quickly and efficiently to maximize physician and patient benefits.

INTEGRITY IS WOVEN INTO THE FABRIC OF EVERYTHING WE DO

INTEGRITY.

We believe that reputation and conduct of a company is the key to success. We comply with the highest morality and business ethics, treat everyone including our employees and customers with the utmost respect and treat our work with sincerity.

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