Heads

FH ORTHOPEDICS offers a comprehensive range of femoral heads made of different materials for use on a 12/14 taper.

Product line

The stainless steel heads are available in 22.2, 28 and 32 mm diameters with different neck lengths.

The chrome-cobalt heads are available in 22.2, 28, 32 and 36 mm diameters with different neck lengths.

The BIOLOX forte heads are available in 28, 32 and 36 mm diameters with different neck lengths.

The BIOLOX delta heads are available in 28, 32 and 36 mm diameters with different neck lengths.

Features and materials

FH ORTHOPEDICS heads fit on the 12/14, 5°43’ tapers of the FH ORTHOPEDICS line of femoral stems.

The heads are available in the following materials:
– Stainless steel
– CoCr
– BIOLOX delta
– BIOLOX forte

FH ORTHOPEDICS ceramic liners can only be implanted with BIOLOX forte or BIOLOX delta heads.

The TRIANON highly cross-linked polyethylene liners can only be implanted with CoCr heads or BIOLOX ceramic heads; they must never be used with stainless steel heads.

Instrumentation

Trial heads are supplied with the stem instrumentation for this product line.