Our activities

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We restore advanced mobility to disabled people who lack the options and resources to secure their own rehabilitation. SwissLimbs operates exclusively through humanitarian missions mainly in conflict areas such as the Middle East and Africa.

SwissLimbs engages in capacity building of local professionals and organizations. Our aim is to adapt technologies and expertise to benefit technicians and the health system as a whole.

SwissLimbs facilitates low cost missions to developing nations resulting in sustainable and long term social benefit funded by donations sourced from foundations, individuals and gifts in kind.

 

Our main activities:

1. Ortho-prosthetic training and manufacturing of:

a) SwissLeg below-knee prosthesis;
b) Modular below-knee prosthesis;
c) Above-knee prosthesis;
d) Myoelectric hand prosthesis;
e) 3D printing.

2. Supply of Ortho-prosthetic materials and machines.

3. Planning and establishing of ortho-prosthetic workshops.

4. Research and development of affordable technologies.

 
 

1.a) SwissLeg below-knee prosthesis

SwissLimbs adopts the innovative SwissLeg™ technology, which is an affordable and comfortably fitted prosthetic leg with the best quality-to-total-cost ratio in its category. This technology combines high-mobility, an innovative design, a simple and fast manufacturing process, and readily available, light, and durable materials.

BETTER
- comfortable to walk & run
- custom fitted
- high performance materials
- light design

FASTER
- 4 hrs production & fitting
- same day service
- minimal maintenance

HIGH QUALITY & AFFORDABLE
- few components
- quality assured manufacturing process

 

1.b) Modular below-knee prosthesis

SwissLimbs provides modular below-knee prosthetic training and materials. We select and co-design carefully all components to optimise quality-to-cost ratio.

 

1.c) Above-knee prosthesis

SwissLimbs provides above-knee prosthetic training and materials. We maximise the overall efficiency of ortho-prosthetic workshops and enhance patients' mobility by offering a range of prosthetic technologies, knee-joints and components.

 

1.d) Myoelectric hand prosthesis; and e) 3D printing

SwissLimbs in collaboration with Mand.ro, provides affordable myoelectric prosthetic hands.
We optimise the performance-to-cost ratio through 3D printing solutions in the benefit of amputees, ortho-prosthetic professionals and centres.

 

2. Supply of Ortho-prosthetic materials and machines.

SwissLimbs provides affordable machines, tools and materials specially co-designed for developing nations.

 

3. Planning and establishing of ortho-prosthetic workshops.

SwissLimbs provides turn-key ortho-prosthetic workshops equipped to provide its innovative approach and technological know-how to health care professionals and entities.