Ortho Development was founded in 1994 and is a privately-held company. The majority shareholder is Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing, Inc. (Japan MDM), one of the largest distributors of medical devices in Japan. Japan MDM has an extensive distribution network throughout Japan with over 125 direct sales reps and more than 3,000 hospitals. Japan MDM was established in 1973 and is publicly traded on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
All Ortho Development implants and surgical instruments are designed in our Draper, Utah facility. Our product development philosophy is evolutionary innovation – making unique refinements to the best, clinically proven technologies. We believe in empowering surgeon choice and collaborate with skilled orthopedic surgeons to develop products that can help restore mobility, enable faster recovery and produce the best possible clinical outcomes.
Ortho Development products are being used by hundreds of surgeons throughout the United States and Japan - at world-renowned orthopedic hospitals and teaching universities, as well as in a widespread number of regional and community hospitals. Distribution is through a network of over 40 independent distributors, including Japan MDM.
Ortho Development products are manufactured with pride in the United States using the most advanced materials, latest technologies, and a strong commitment to quality. Ortho maintains an FDA-compliant, and ISO 13485-certified quality system for world-class manufacturing. All implants are manufactured at either the company's Draper facility or at select orthopedic industry suppliers. Product is inspected, cleaned, packaged, warehoused and shipped from the company's headquarters in Draper.