What is Tritanium made of?

What is Tritanium made of?

Tritanium is made from high-quality, commercially pure Titanium. Studies have shown that it improves bone ingrowth when compared to other alloys3.

What is the Stryker Trident II acetabular cup made of?

Stryker’s proprietary hydroxylapatite (HA) coating has been a consistent feature of our hip portfolio since it was first implanted in 1987. Trident II HA shells continue this legacy, incorporating approximately 50μm thick coating of PureFix HA over a roughened plasma spray titanium surface.

What is Tritanium used for?

Tritium is used as the energy source in radioluminescent lights for watches, gun sights, numerous instruments and tools, and even novelty items such as self-illuminating key chains. It is used in a medical and scientific setting as a radioactive tracer.

How strong is Tritanium?

Commercially pure (99.2% pure) grades of titanium have ultimate tensile strength of about 434 MPa (63,000 psi), equal to that of common, low-grade steel alloys, but are less dense. Titanium is 60% denser than aluminium, but more than twice as strong as the most commonly used 6061-T6 aluminium alloy.

Is Tritanium real?

Tritanium is a novel highly porous titanium material designed for bone in-growth and biological fixation14. The Tritanium PL Cage carries this technology forward into the advancement of spine care.

What is a Trident hip replacement?

The Trident® Ceramic System uses a process called arc deposition to apply a titanium metal coating to the Trident® acetabular shell’s outer surface. This coating gives a slightly rough and textured surface to the acetabular shell, allowing the implant to initially fixate onto the bone.

Is titanium stronger than steel?

Titanium is highly valued in the metals industry for its high tensile strength, as well as its light weight, corrosion resistance, and ability to withstand extreme temperatures. It’s as strong as steel but 45% lighter, and twice as strong as aluminum but only 60% heavier.

Is titanium man made?

Titanium is obtained from various ores that occur naturally on the earth. The primary ores used for titanium production include ilmenite, leucoxene, and rutile.

Where are Stryker hip replacements made?

The Stryker Corp. is a medical technology company based in Kalamazoo, Michigan which manufactures a number of joint and bone replacement medical devices.

What is the group number for Stryker Hospital indemnity insurance?

800 626 9069 Group number—G000042560 totalrewards.stryker.com Underwritten by Transamerica Life Insurance Company Below are a few examples of how your hospital indemnity insurance could be used (policy amounts may vary): • Medical expenses, such as deductibles and copays • Travel, food and lodging expenses for family members • Child care

What benefits does Stryker offer?

Tuition reimbursement Health Medical and prescription drug Critical illness insurance Accident insurance Hospital indemnity insurance Dental Vision Wellbeing program Tobacco cessation program At Stryker, we understand that your health and wellbeing are important. That’s why we offer you

What PPO plans are available at Stryker?

The UnitedHealthcare (UHC) PPO plan options are available to employees in most Stryker locations. If you reside in Alabama, California or Hawaii, alternative medical/prescription drug

How much is the HSA contribution from Stryker?

2022 HSA contribution from Stryker Employee $500 $250 All other coverage tiers $1,000 $500 Annual deductible* In-network Out-of-network** In-network Out-of-network** Employee $1,500 $3,000 $2,500 $5,000