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The Story behind STIMA (STCC Newsletter)

17 November 2017

The Swiss Thai Chamber of Commerce is a group of businessmen and businesswomen that promotes and strengthens the business relations between Switzerland and Thailand since 1999. The more we are pleased that Marc Werder, Chief Executive Officer of our Regional Hub epimedical Asia, had the opportunity to tell the Story behind the Swiss Thai Innovation […] Read more

Announcement of STIMA (Press Release)

1 November 2017

Baden/Bangkok, 17 October 2017. On the announcement of the joint venture epimedical (Asia) Ltd., the founding partners epimedical (Switzerland) AG and the Thai Cosmo Meditec Ltd. already stated that they want to bring technical intercultural exchange between the two countries to a higher level with the foundation of a medical-scientific academy. In collaboration […] Read more

New European Medical Device Regulations

13 June 2017

In early March 2017, the European Council unanimously adopted the final texts of Medical Device Regulations (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostics Regulations (IVDR). The European parliament voted on the regulations in April. The new regulations are expected to completely change the regulatory landscape for devices in Europe. All stakeholders will be affected, including […] Read more

Gold Standard Fixation

13 June 2017

If a plate is in direct contact and pressed onto the bone surface it can disturb blood flow to the underlying cortex. This may lead to local cortical necrosis. Following the AO guidelines, epimedical applies a limited-contact dynamic compression plate that is also known as the „gold standard for plate fixation“. The screw hole design allows for axial compression by eccentric […] Read more

Swissness is … World’s Steepest Railway

13 June 2017

From Alpnachstad to Pilatus Kulm, the world’s steepest cogwheel railway (opened in 1889 with steam engines and electrified 1937) winds up through lush meadows carpeted with Alpine flowers, past sparkling mountain streams and fascinating rock faces. It overpasses a height of 1,635 meter on a total track distance of 4,618 meter. Swiss engineering paired […] Read more

RCOST 2017 in Pattaya, Thailand, 20–22 October 2017

30 May 2017

Under the theme „Wisdom comes with Healthy Aging“, the Royal College of Orthopaedic Surgeons of Thailand, RCOST, will take place October 20–22, 2017, at the Peach Convention Centre, Royal Cliff Beach Resort in Pattaya. Traumatologists and orthopedic surgeons of the Kingdom of Thailand and the ASEAN countries are coming together, as this meeting continues to be […] Read more

SGE – Member of the Month (Press Review)

10 February 2017

Switzerland Global Enterprise, a non-profit association founded 1927, advises and guides small and medium enterprises from Switzerland in their international business ventures. We are proud that Switzerland Global Enterprise has elected us, epimedical (Switzerland) AG, as member of the month of January 2017. It is an honor to belong to the many very valuable […] Read more

Arab Health, 30 January to 2 February 2017

6 December 2016

epimedical provides a modular and comprehensive Swiss System at competitive prices in accordance with the AO Standards, equipped with tailored outstanding Instruments for the treatment of fractures of the long bones. We are pleased to welcome you at the Arab Health 2017, the largest health care exhibition in the Middle East and the second largest in the world. Our team in […] Read more

MEDICA, 14–17 November 2016

20 October 2016

epimedical welcomes you at the international trade fair MEDICA in Düsseldorf. Being the hub of the worldwide medical trade, this international forum for medicine attracts all those involved in health care industry. Over 130,000 visitors from more than 120 countries are expected to attend the annual event. They will obtain information about current and future trends in patient care. […] Read more

Swissness is … World Famous Exhibitions

22 September 2016

Baselworld and Art Basel are two Swiss exhibitions in the city of Basel of worldwide reputation. While the Baselworld is hosting watches and jewelry of the most famous brands of the world, the Art Basel is bringing together artists, galleries and collectors for art objects of all kind and has risen to the most important Art exhibition of our days. Together […] Read more

Challenging our Industry

21 September 2016

UDI (Unified Device Identifier) is provoking many challenges for all suppliers of non-sterile medical devices. Historically, there were good reasons to organize implants in non-sterile sets. With an increase of iatrogenic provoked infections in hospitals and as a consequence higher requirements from the notified bodies, UDI becomes a standard in the medical device […] Read more

Chiang Mai, 6–8 October 2016

7 September 2016

epimedical is pleased to announce its participation in the „Royal College of Orthopaedic Surgeons of Thailand and ASEAN Orthopaedic Association Combined Meeting 2016.“ We are very proud to be able to show our comprehensive medical solutions and to surprise you with innovation, quality and Swiss craftsmanship. Please do not hesitate to visit us at our booth S10 […] Read more

Joint Venture Announcement (Press Release)

16 August 2016

Baden/Bangkok. What belongs together shall now grow together. Swiss implant manufacturer epimedical and the Thai Cosmo Group will in future provide Asian clinics and hospitals with high-quality medical products “made in Switzerland” under the joint company epimedical Asia Ltd. This cooperation was sealed on 9 August 2016 with the contract signature ceremony […] Read more

Hightech Centre Aargau Report (Publication)

24 July 2016

The RMS Foundation, since over 30 years one of the leading Swiss laboratories for research in medical technology and material engineering, acknowledges and confirms the high quality of epimedical products. We are grateful for this merit and we are motivated to continue our way as a reliable medical manufacturer. We particularly thank the Hightech Centre Aargau, […] Read more

Swissness is … Heidi

18 March 2016

Heidi, our Swiss poster child, is back on the big screen. The probably most famous children’s book will appear in a new movie in Spring 2016. Some of the scenes in the movie were shot in villages that seem as if taken from a picture book. Sufers and Bergün in the Swiss Canton of Graubünden. The very prominent role of the Alpöhi (the grandfather) […] Read more

Memories of Dubai: Arab Health 2016

18 March 2016

We gladly look back to a very successful exhibition and the pleasure of having met many customers, friends and new acquaintances. The sight of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai demonstrates the reason to be inspired by the local proverb that says “the sky is not the limit.” It is the power of imagination and dreams of those who want to achieve more. This is also the spirit […] Read more

UBS Trade & Export Finance (Publication)

28 December 2015

UBS is Switzerland’s largest and strongest universal bank, building on 150 years of banking history. As one of Switzerland’s most experienced banks, UBS has recognized the potential of SERV’s new insurance products and set up the necessary resources to guarantee an effective and customer-oriented support and administration for customer projects, even […] Read more

Swissness is … Fondue

22 December 2015

Fondue is a Swiss speciality dish of melted cheese served in a communal pot (caquelon or fondue pot) over a small cooker (réchaud), heated with a candle or spirit lamp and eaten by dipping bread into the cheese using long-stemmed forks. It was invented in the Swiss Alps and has a tradition of several hundred years, in particular with mountain farmers. Did […] Read more

Arab Health, 25–28 January 2016

3 December 2015

Swiss Quality in Detail is not a promise but a lively example of how we develop, operate and cooperate with our partners. We are pleased to welcome you at the Arab Health 2016, the largest health care exhibition in the Middle East and the second largest in the world. Our team in Dubai will be happy to present epimedical’s latest product developments and assist you in any […] Read more

Arab Health, 26–29 January 2015

17 November 2014

epimedical is pleased to announce its participation in the Arab Health 2015, the most important event for products and services of the healthcare industry in the Middle East. The organizers will expect around 4,000 exhibitors. During the fair, the world’s largest healthcare congress will also take place in Dubai. The Arab Health participates in an highly specialized transfer of medical […] Read more

TOTBİD Antalya, 12–16 November 2014

19 October 2014

Good news! We will be attending the 24th Turkish National Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology from 12th to 16th November 2014. The congress constitutes an important meeting place for not only the national (Turkish) orthopedic community, but also for international experts. Beside business networking, discussing cost-to-date diagnoses as well as treatments and […] Read more

MEDICA Düsseldorf, 12–15 November 2014

19 October 2014

epimedical will present from 12th to 15th November its complete trauma product line at the international trade fair MEDICA in Düsseldorf. Being the hub of the worldwide medical trade, this international forum for medicine attracts all those involved in health care industry. Over 130,000 visitors from more than 120 countries are expected to attend the annual event. They will obtain […] Read more

Trauma Meeting Riccione, 16–18 October 2014

10 October 2014

Together with our exclusive partner Mikai, epimedical will present its trauma product line at the Trauma Meeting, taking place at the Palacongressi in Riccione, Italy. All visitors will obtain information about current and future trends and patient care. epimedical looks forward to welcome you at its booth. You can find more information about the event here. Read more

Go “Valuable Role in the OP” (Press Review)

20 September 2014

Go! is the official foreign trade magazine of Switzerland Global Enterprise, who promotes the business location Switzerland. The magazine is published four times a year in German and French. The approx. 15,000 copies are distributed worldwide. This year’s 3th issue (September 2014) supported epimedical (Switzerland) AG focusing on its history as well as […] Read more

Swiss Medtech Industry Report (Press Review)

10 September 2014

Swiss Medical Cluster is a network of Swiss manufacturers, suppliers, service providers and research institutes in the field of medical technology. It promotes the transfer of know-how as well as productive cooperations between companies and experts. Swiss Medical Cluster publishes annually its worldwide distributed Medtech Industry Report. It is available in German […] Read more

Switzerland Global Enterprise (Press Review)

30 August 2014

Spread it all over the world – Switzerland Global Enterprise is a project of the Swiss government, which supports the international trade activities of Swiss companies. Since its creation there have been established 21 business hubs all around the world, most of them in Swiss embassies. An online-contribution published in October 2014 honors the excellent […] Read more

Time for a New Look

17 August 2014

epimedical is proud to present its conceptually and graphically revised website. The modern appearance and a simple navigation lead you straight to the information you are looking for. We want to draw your attention to the distributors’ area custom essay, easily accessible by the Customer Login: Developed to meet their needs, distributors can […] Read more

MEDTEC China, 25–26 September 2014

16 July 2014

In September 2014 epimedical will be represented at the MEDTEC China Trade Fair in Shanghai. We will showcase our portfolio of high-quality implants and instruments to an international audience. Discussing with distributors and surgeons gives us the opportunity to spread the epimedical philosophy. We hope to welcome you from 25th to 26th September at our booth at MEDTEC […] Read more

epiLock Instruments Catalogue

3 July 2014

epimedical is happy to announce that the new epiLock Instruments catalogue has finally been released. It constitutes an useful information source for everyone who is interested in the epiLock System. epiLock offers a broad range of innovative screws and anatomical locking plates that allow surgeons to stabilize fractures from the outside. In addition […] Read more

Technopark Leader (Press Review)

30 April 2014

Technopark is an attractive business location in Zurich (Switzerland), which offers the best possible conditions for technology transfer from academic research to practical application. For this reason it attracts especially innovative start-ups in the fields of technology and science. “Technopark Leader” comes out twice a year with approximately 13,000 copies. […] Read more

epiLock System Launched

1 January 2014

epimedical is happy to inform about the launch of its new product range epiLock, which allows surgeons the stabilization of long and middle bone fractures from the outside. We want to thank our team and business partners for their support and efforts during research and product innovation. Together we developed an outstanding high quality system for surgical […] Read more