As ActivArmor has grown to locations across the US, we’ve been making the news. In addition, satisfied patients and doctors, have created their own videos, using their stories of our waterproof*, breathable, hygienic, and fully custom casts and splints.
ActivArmor (TM) is excited to introduce its revolutionary waterproof, breathable, fully custom, 3D printed casts and splints to the Colorado Center for Orthopedic Excellence. This Colorado Springs clinic is the providing orthopedic clinic for the US Olympic Training Center.
Medgadget, and independent blog site, run by doctors and biomed engineers, recently interviewed Diana Hall, founder and president of ActivArmorTM, maker of the first and only commercially available waterproof, breathable, fully custom, 3D printed casts and splints. In this in-depth interview, Medgadget explores the unique technology and clinic value of [...]
Jason K has been wearing an ActivArmor device, for seven weeks. He is so happy with this superior, waterproof*, breathable cast, that he wanted to make a video, documenting his experience. With the fully custom and washable design, he is able to get back to his life, including gardening.
Athletes love ActivArmor because they provide many benefits over traditional casts and splints for an injury, giving them more freedom, improved healing opportunities, helping them get back into the game!
ActivArmor devices are being used by physicians as a cast during the acute injury phase, and then transitioning into a removable splint for on-going support and protection, saving both the patient, and the clinic, time and money!
AZFamily (channels 3 and 5 in Phoenix) broadcast a great interview of one of our patients there, Maddox. He and his mom describe how excited they both were to get Maddox into an ActivArmor(TM) waterproof* cast, instead of a traditional plaster cast.
Athletes, from kids to pros, love the freedom and comfort of healing in an ActivArmor(TM) device. Its breathable, waterproof*, hygienic design, allows for training and staying active, while they heal. (As always, follow your physician’s advice.)
Maddox is a VERY active young man! When he was diagnosed with a fracture in his arm, he had to look forward to a summer in a bulky, smelly cast or splint. But, instead, his mom discovered ActivArmor (TM), at the Fitzmaurice Hand Institute, in Scottsdale, AZ. Now, he is able to heal in a watersafe, breathable, hygienic, fully custom, 3D-printed splint.
This cute 3-year-old girl, Haven, broke her arm just before the family vacation back east. Thanks to ActivArmor(TM) watersafe, breathable cast, she was able to fully enjoy the time at the grandparents’ lake.
Two former Denver Broncos players, are big fans of ActivArmor. Their experiences with these revolutionary, waterproof, hygienic, custom, 3D-printed casts and splints, show the huge value to professional athletes like themselves.
ActivArmor’s custom design gives physicians the ability to expose and/or protect skin lacerations/ulcers, incisions and post surgical hardware. Specified areas, custom to each patient, can be identified for exposure or off-set protection, for truly personalized medicine.
ActivArmor devices are custom fit to the millimeter of the patient’s body image scan for a comfortable fit and proper immobilization. But is adjustable, and can be bi-valved with spacers to accommodate future swelling.
ActivArmor’s revolutionary digital casting/splinting process takes the time consuming, custom-fitting work out of the clinic, improving patient through-put and billing opportunities throughout the healing phases.
ActivArmor spans the immobilization continuum, and is being used by physicians (like a cast) for both acute injuries like breaks and sprains, and for chronic conditions like Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (as a splint).
Thanks to ActivArmor’s revolutionary waterproof* and breathable design, not even a broken finger could slow Aaron down. He was able to live his summer, go to Vegas, and even go white water rafting on the Gunnison River!
The lack of visualization under a cast leaves physicians in the dark as to the condition of the skin and the degree of immobilization under the cast. Bone fractures must be stabilized in proper alignment for proper healing. Physicians often choose to use fiberglass or plaster casts, over splints, to [...]
ActivArmor's digital health solution advances precision medicine by bringing casting/splinting into the 21st Century. Traditional casting and splinting is imprecise and time consuming, requiring raw materials, staff time and clinic space to fit the patients. Patients must have wet fiberglass or plaster applied to their skin, or heated thermoplastic squeezed [...]
Additive manufacturing has advanced the rise of customized medicine (medicine tailored to individual patients) as more doctors and patients demand customized medical devices, drugs and surgical tools. 3D printing is blooming in the areas of implants, prosthetics, hearing aids, and surgical tools, as well as opening the door for research into projects like tissue engineering.
ActivArmor will be featured at this year’s AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons) 2018 Annual Meeting. See the quick clinical process that can be implemented at any orthopedic clinic wishing to become an ActivArmor provider!
Diana Hall, President and Founder, will be representing ActivArmor at the 21st Annual Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Conference, in Minneapolis, MN. This regional conference is sponsored by the TRIA Institute. This year's conference, held on February 9th and 10th, is themed, "Sports Injuries Across Ages: Staying in the Game". The conference [...]
Quincy Medical Group’s marketing group put together this great promotional video, on ActivArmor’s (TM) awesome waterproof, breathable, and hygienic casts and splints. They did a great job of demonstrating the value to their patients and physicians.
Former Denver Bronco Antwon Burton knew who to call when his baby needed a cast! It is always hard to see a baby have problems like this, but ActivArmor was glad to be able to provide a waterproof, breathable, lightweight alternative to a bulky, smelly cast.
Nate Dicasmirro has played in various professional hockey teams in the US and internationally. After breaking his hand, he turned to ActivArmor (TM) to allow him to heal, while still maintaining the training schedule he needed to stay competitive.