• Great return to Beaver Creek with the Internal Brace
  • Internal Brace truly international at ESSKA 2018
  • The Big Easy experiences change of pace when the Academy came to town for AAOS2018
  • Bioknee2018 a great success
  • Exciting Internal Brace news from Ortho innovation and technology forum, Florida
  • Scotland squad take on great rivals England and produce a winner
  • Internal Brace winner in 2017 Sports Technology Awards
  • Internal Brace helps Jai Quitongo return to score wonder goal
  • Internal Brace surgery helps decathlete return to sport
  • Warm welcome in Sacramento
  • A fond farewell....
  • AAOS 2017 is big success
Great return to Beaver Creek with the Internal Brace

Great return to Beaver Creek with the Internal Brace

It was an honour to be invited to join the distinguished Faculty at the Beaver Creek Foot and Ankle meeting in Colorado. Over 150 attended including¬†some of the top US Foot and Ankle surgeons. This included experts from California, Vegas, Chicago, New York and Alabama. It was convened by¬†Dr Tom Clanton, a world renowned Orthopaedic… Continue Reading

Internal Brace truly international at ESSKA 2018

Internal Brace truly international at ESSKA 2018

Last week Professor Mackay attended the ESSKA Congress 2018 (European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy) which took place in Glasgow. This major event, held every 2 years, brings leading players together so they can learn the latest techniques and research from each other. There are scientific papers, demonstrations of surgical techniques, discussions,… Continue Reading

The Big Easy experiences change of pace when the Academy came to town for AAOS2018

The Big Easy experiences change of pace when the Academy came to town for AAOS2018

Professor Mackay has just attended the worlds biggest orthopaedic meeting, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthpaedic Surgeons, #AAOS2018 which took place last week in New Orleans, Louisiana and which managed to fill a convention centre which seemed to be the size of Scotland. Professor Mackay reports that the trade fair was absolutely… Continue Reading

Bioknee2018 a great success

Bioknee2018 a great success

Professor Mackay very much enjoyed attending and presenting at the UK Biological Knee Society meeting today (02/02/18) He was there talking about how multi ligament repair with the Internal Brace is transforming the face of sports surgery around the world. He was also delighted to share the podium with world famous expert on the Biologics… Continue Reading

Internal Brace winner in 2017 Sports Technology Awards

Internal Brace winner in 2017 Sports Technology Awards

It is always great to see the Internal Brace in the news and even better to see it recognised as one of the winners recently announced in the Orthopedics This Week annual awards for the ‘Top Ten Best Sports Medicine Technolgies for 2017’ Orthopedics This Week say ‘that this annual award rewards inventors, engineering teams,… Continue Reading

Internal Brace helps Jai Quitongo return to score wonder goal

Internal Brace helps Jai Quitongo return to score wonder goal

Rising star, Jai Quitongo was injured when he collided with a goal keeper in a competitive match for Morton FC. The keeper’s elbow accidentally struck the outside of Jai’s knee resulting in serious injury to the joint as it collapsed medially. Fortunately it was possible for Professor Mackay to repair his ACL with an Internal… Continue Reading

Internal Brace surgery helps decathlete return to sport

Internal Brace surgery helps decathlete return to sport

It was fantastic to hear again this week from decathlete Tom Chandler who some of you may remember was treated by Professor Mackay with Internal Brace surgery to repair a ruptured ACL. Tom was delighted that this method allowed him to fast track his rehab and to be back competing ore quickly than a conventional… Continue Reading

Warm welcome in Sacramento

Warm welcome in Sacramento

On a recent visit to the US Professor Mackay arrived in the rain to teach IB techniques to Residents and Faculty members at Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, part of the University of California. Professor Mackay received a very warm welcome at this one of the leading trauma centres in the USA. While there he… Continue Reading