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Amparo arrives in Lleida (Spain) with Ortopedia Rubio

2021-01-12T12:01:29+00:00January 12th, 2021|

Last December the Ortopedia Rubio from Lleida (Spain) acquired the Amparo system. After an advanced training for the direct socket elaboration the Ortopedia Rubio’s Team was certified as an official Amparo applicator. The direct sockets “Amparo” are the solution to obtain a customized, quick and adjustable socket considering the future changes of volume of the [...]

Silicones and Amparo Trainings in France

2020-11-27T07:18:06+00:00November 27th, 2020|

Thank you to all the participants of our OKM Silicone and Amparo trainings organized last week in France. OKM will offer in 2021 a complete training catalogue for Silicones HTV-RTV, Prepeg, Flexible sockets, Amparo System, Seating, and positioning etc… These trainings can be by groups or exclusively for your team and will take place in [...]


2020-11-12T13:54:26+00:00October 8th, 2020|

Thanks to its special characteristics, silicone is a product widely used in the manufacture of prosthetic and orthopaedic devices. What is silicone?  Silicone is a polymer that belongs to the group of elastomers. Its structure is composed of chains of altern ated silica and oxygen atoms which are wound on themselves. Silicone is the second [...]

Hidraulic knee Uniprox

2020-10-08T06:21:49+00:00October 8th, 2020|

Discover Uniprox hydraulic knees. JT30: The hydraulic polycentric knee has a discreet structure (even in the seated position) and allows to adjust the extension with interchangeable resistance on the sides. Smooth movement: The resistance increases progressively with the gait speed in the acceleration phase. Light Swing: The swing of the hydraulic system is easily adjusted [...]

Thank you to all participants at our OKM training in Barcelona

2020-11-12T14:43:52+00:00October 5th, 2020|

Thank you very much for attending! 26 technicians took the introductory course on HTV and RTV Silicones, and discovered Amparo and all the #okmprosthetics new items. The courses were in two different days at #cefoa school. Thank you very much #satori for your training. If you are interested in this course, ask us for the [...]

Thank you to all participants at our OKM training in Barcelona

2020-09-21T14:35:27+00:00September 21st, 2020|

Thank you very much for attending! 35 technicians took the introductory course on HTV and RTV Silicones, and discovered Amparo and all the #okmprosthetics new items . Next stop Sevilla 01/10/2020 and 02/10/2020, spots available. + info: okm@okm.es

New Silicones training: Barcelona & Sevilla

2020-09-01T08:06:26+00:00September 2nd, 2020|

Discover two big novelties in prosthetics! We invite you to participate in theoretical and practical training for: silicones for bespoke sockets and direct socket Amparo. Duration of the training: 1 day. Limited capacity. All safety measures are respected. Dates: Barcelona 09/18, Sevilla 01/10, Sevilla 02/10 +info: okm@okm.es

Custom made Silicones training – Thank you

2020-07-20T14:30:56+00:00July 20th, 2020|

Thank you to all the attendees for their participation in our HTV and RTV silicones presentation for applications in prosthetics and orthosis that took place in OKM headquarters with our partner Trynitec. Respecting all anti COVID sanitary measures we discovered different possible applications of HTV and RTV for technical orthopedics and experimented mixes and material [...]