Summit Medical Group Enters Omani Medical Device Market
Mosaic International, an Oman-based healthcare solutions company, launched its range of specialist orthopedic products in Muscat in partnership with Gloucestershire, United Kingdom-based Summit Medical Group Ltd. Summit provides single-use sterile medical devices.
The newly launched products include Hi-Vac-bone cement mixing systems, for use by orthopedic surgeons during joint replacement surgery; CellTrans, a blood transfusion system designed to allow patients an opportunity to have their own blood re-transfused back following hip or knee surgery; and the Orthomed range of Sports Medicine products, which are designed to treat soft tissue sports injuries.
Summit Medical Group comprises Summit Medical Ltd, Orthodynamics GmbH, Orthodynamics Pty Ltd., Orthomed SAS and Marlux Medical Ltd., which all design, manufacture, and distribute medical devices for more than 50 countries among them. The product technology primarily is centered on bone cement mixing, autologous blood transfusion, sports medicine, and revision hip arthroplasty.
“The Sultanate of Oman is one of the biggest healthcare markets in the Middle East, with a particularly sophisticated orthopedics field,” said Neil White, head of overseas business for Summit Medical Group. “We believe our products are ideally suited to satisfying the needs of those responsible for providing patient care in this market. We are committed to designing and manufacturing products of the highest quality that provide real clinical benefits to both clinical professionals and patients.”
“This association is the result of shared values and principles of healthcare in the region,” said Nand Kapadia, managing director of Mosaic International. “Mosaic and Summit Medical both strive for the highest standards of quality and ethics and most importantly, focus on the welfare of patients, which drives our success. It is for this reason that this association is destined to develop and succeed.”
White added that the partnership will allow Summit access to a wider potential market.