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“Form a medical point of, the Verso stemless reverse total shoulder replacement is a real innovation”
says Dr Bernd Hinkenjann, Head of the Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics in St. Agnes Hospital in Bocholt, Germany.

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Innovative Design Orthopaedics specialises in developement of innovative orthopaedic devices, meeting the needs of practitioners in orthopaedic surgery and physiotherapy.

Its first product, the IDO Isometer, launched in 2009 has attracted the attention of leading shoulder surgeons.

IDO products have been sold for use in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australasia and are in use in the UK National Health Service environment.

IDO now also handles and controls the development, production and distribution of the Verso® reverse anatomy total shoulder replacement and offers customers and users the same high standards of service already enjoyed by users of the IDO Isometer. 

Welcome to Innovative Design Orthopaedics



IDO is a young, creative and dynamic company that was inspired by the desire to offer practitioners a refreshing change from the style of traditional medical device companies

We are devoted to fulfilling the needs of healthcare professionals, with particular emphasis on supporting those practicing orthopaedic surgery and medicine

Excellent long term results with the Verso 2-7 years follow-up - New paper in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

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The Least complications with the Verso shoulder compared with other reverse shoulder systems

from the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Birmingham, UK

Complication rates from three commonly used reverse polarity total shoulder replacements: a minimum two year follow-up of 64 cases 

S. Robati, M.K. Shahid, J. Allport, A. Ray and G. Sforza        Bone Joint J 2013 vol. 95-B no. SUPP 27 25


Following the very succesful prevoius courses 

We are sponsoring a cadaveric shoulder arthroplasty course course on 22-23 February 2018 in Poznan, Poland.

  • Cadaveric workshops with hands-on arthroplasty
  • Workshops on models
  • International faculty
  • Re-Live surgery
  • Lectures
  • Discussions

CME Points Applied


Interested surgeons please register early 
for travel and accomodation arrangements
Places are limited 

Contact and registration:

Sophia Maschio, IDO 
Tel: +44 330 202 0840


Sean Bate
Tel: +44 7469 191672

or Contact your country distributors.


Prevoius courses:

Reading Shoulder Arthroplasty Instructional Course on 30 September 2016

  • International and UK faculty
  • Invited Guest speakers
  • Re-Live surgery
  • Lectures
  • Discussions
  • Clinical session with patients presentations
  • Hand-on workshop on models

6 CME Points approved by the BOA in previous course

Course Programme - Click here


Register early -  Places are limited


Contact and registration:

Jan Barker

Tel: +44 118 9028116






The "Stephen Copeland Memorial Reading shoulder Course"
10-11 March 2016

more info...

For reference the programme of the last arthroplasty course in 2015 

IDO presented at the Dublin 2016
British Elbow & Shoulder Society meeting
Dublin, Ireland 22-24 June 2016.


IDO presented at the South Yorkshire
British Elbow & Shoulder Society meeting
Sheffield, 24-26 June 2015.

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IDO presented at the XXVI Congress of
The European Society for Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Milan, 16-19 September 2015.

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Stemmed Verso for acute fractures and revisions
proximal low profile with places for attachment of the tuberosities