67th POA Annual Convention

November 22, 2016


OII Hospitality Suite during the POA Annual Convention


MANDALUYONG CITY - The 67th POA Annual Convention was held at EDSA Shangri-la Hotel last November 16-19. The theme of this year's event was "Fusing Knowledge and Technology to Address Orthopaedic Challenges". Orthopaedic International, Inc. exhibited four of its excellent products: Prime Cemented Hip System, Axis Knee System, Distalock, and Stratus Fortis Percutaneous Pedicle Screw System. The Gustilo Ipad Medical Records and Waston Medical were also present in the OII hospitality suite booth exhibit.


During the event, OII introduced its new products and the updates on each systems. OII also distributed passport booklets that allows the surgeons to have one raffle ticket. Raffle draws were held last November 18-19 where five orthopaedic surgeons won Apple Ipad Air.

OII also organized a "Lunch Symposium on Total Knee Replacement" last November 19. Dr. Ramon B. Gustilo discussed the 'Axis Knee System' and the ' TJA and Ambulatory Surgery Centers' during the lunch symposium. Some orthopaedic surgeons were also able to present, namely Dr. Ilustre I. Guloy, Dr. Mark Fernandez, and Dr. Gladys Tan. An open forum was also held after all the presentations. 

Dr. Ramon Gustilo, OII Chairman, together with Mr. Jude Sasing, OII President, and

OII Research and Development Engineers during the POA Annual Convention.




Feb 12, 2019. Axis Knee System was featured in the first DOST-PCHRD Talakayang HeaRT Beat, Press and Media Conference

Oct 25, 2018. Mahahalagang Kaalaman Tungkol sa Total Knee Replacement

Jul 13, 2018. Karagdagagang Impormasyon Tungkol sa Axis Knee System

May 24, 2018. Axis Knee System is Available Nationwide!

Feb 07, 2018. What Makes Axis Knee System unique?

Nov 22, 2017. Axis Knee System 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Aug 30, 2017. Dr. Ramon B. Gustilo recipient of 2017 UPAA Distinguished Alumnus Award in Medicine

Jul 17, 2017. Axis Knee System team awarded with Outstanding Technology Commercialization Award at NSTW 2017

May 04, 2017. POA 27th Midyear Convention

Mar 24, 2017. AAOS 2017 Annual Meeting at San Diego, CA

Nov 12, 2016. 22 surgeons attended Axis Knee System Training at POC

Oct 06, 2016. Orthopaedic International goes to THAILAND!

Sep 30, 2016. Axis goes to (Bicol) Access!

Aug 18, 2016. Filipino orthopedic surgeons begin use of modern, cheaper way of knee surgery

Aug 01, 2016. DOST showcases PH-designed knee replacement

Jul 27, 2016. OII welcomed the Senior Citizens Association for a plant tour

Jun 16, 2016. Pinoy company now manufactures knee implants designed for Asians

Jun 01, 2016. No More 'Going Weak at the Knees'

May 19, 2016. Orthopaedic International clears way for conquering Osteoarthritis

May 18, 2016. Orthopedic global expert promotes PCHRD-supported technology “Axis Knee System”

May 15, 2016. Axis knee System: Confidence in Every Step

May 09, 2016. Locally Developed Knee Surgical Technique Puts Patient Back Into Life Mode

May 06, 2016. DOST-PCHRD Conducts Science Media Tour For Awareness On “Knee Replacement Surgery” Availability In PH

Mar 02, 2016. OII at the AAOS Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida

Nov 01, 2015. Joint effort propels development of ‘affordable’ knee replacements

Jul 27, 2015. DOST develops knee replacement at half the cost of regular treatment

Jul 22, 2015. Philippine firm makes knee implants affordable


Orthopaedic International, Inc.