Project Description

Helix 3D

Prosthetic hip joint for Otto Bock HealthCare GmbH
Innovation Award of the Göttingen District 2007
Good Design Award 2009

The helix3D hip joint is the first hip joint allowing a three dimensional hip movement thanks to the application of the special spring-hydraulic combination regulating extension and flexion.

The design supports the application of the helix3D by the protection of the foam cosmetic with the design specific padding elements.

Helix 3D prosthetic hip users love the way they can move: