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Posted on Oct 15, 2018

TDM USA, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, is pleased to announce its entry into the rapidly expanding US extremity market with the launch of six new product systems at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) in Kissimmee, Florida from October 17-20.

Bringing true value to facilities, surgeons and patients requires going beyond the standard. TDM USA is setting new standards by partnering with medical professionals to define and deliver value-generating solutions for complex healthcare challenges. TDM USA brings a new focus on flexibility to the industry, through its collaborative approach to the unique individual needs of Acute Care Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers.

The APIS (Advanced Principle Implant System) product group offers surgical solutions for Foot and Ankle, Hand and Wrist, and Shoulder and Elbow. The currently available product offering includes: 2.0mm Locking Plate and Screw System; 2.7mm Locking Plate and Screw System; Proximal Humerus Locking Plate and Screw System; Variable Locking Elbow Plate and Screw System; Variable Locking Foot Plate and Screw System; and Trifix Small Locking Plate and Screw System, a curated product set with a wide variety of plates/screws to address multiple anatomies and procedures in one offering.

“We are excited and humbled by the opportunity to positively impact the US healthcare market by providing high-quality, high-value products for fracture care and extremity reconstruction that have a demonstrated track record around the world,” said Clay Smith, President and General Manager of TDM USA. “In today’s value-driven healthcare environment, our mission is to help achieve clinically equivalent outcomes while reducing costs for providers and patients.”

To learn more about the broad and expanding product portfolio of TDM USA, and its philosophy of value-generating solutions in extremity fixation, please visit and booth 624 during the OTA meeting.


TDM USA has a management team with over 60 years of combined Commercial and Operations experience in the US healthcare sector. TDM USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of TDM Co., Ltd., a global medical device manufacturer headquartered in Gwangju, Korea. TDM Co., Ltd. entered the orthopedic market in 2007 and currently distributes over 40 unique product systems in 15 countries. All available on-market TDM USA products are FDA 510(k) cleared and manufactured to ISO 13485 standards.