Socrates Ortho, previously owned by Ortholink Pty Ltd, is under new management. 360 Knee Systems (360KS) has taken over ownership and management from mid April 2019 and will have a transition period of approximately 12 months. During this transition period, key stakeholders from the original Socrates Ortho team be involved to keep things running smoothly.
360KS is an Australian based organisation skilled in biomedical and mechanical engineering, software development, clinical research and physiotherapy. The company currently has staff in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Adelaide, the USA, New Zealand and India. Core to the purpose of 360KS is engagement with surgeons through surgical and episode of care data collection and analysis. The ultimate goal of the company is to improve orthopaedic surgery outcomes.
360KS will support the development of the next phase of Socrates, keeping true to the original principles of supporting surgeon proprietary research activities.