Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Affimis CoCr Head - Humeral head prosthesis
  • Class:
  • Class III
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device



  • Available in:
  • Affimis CoCr Head - Humeral head prosthesis
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 220762
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


Mathys Orthopaedics Pty Ltd - Affimis CoCr Head - Humeral head prosthesis

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class III


Mathys Orthopaedics Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 671,LANE COVE, NSW, 1595


ARTG Start Date


Product category

Medical Device Class III



Approval area

Medical Devices


- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.




Mathys Ltd Bettlach

Robert Mathys Strasse 5 Bettlach

, , 2544



1. Affimis CoCr Head - Humeral head prosthesis

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date



48088 Humeral head prosthesis

Functional description

The Affinis CoCr head provides an adjustable posterior offset with an eccentric head trunnion. The head

forms part of the Affinis Total Shoulder Prosthesis which offers precise adjustability to the existing anatomy

to restore the center of rotation and exact reconstruction of the proximal humerus.

Intended purpose

The Affinis cobalt chrome head forms part of the Affinis Total Shoulder System that is designed for treating

shoulder conditions such as Primary Osteoarthritis, Secondary Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis,

Post-traumatic Osteoarthritis, Cuff Tear Arthropathy (Hamada grade III or IV) in younger patients,

Metabolic joint destruction (e.g. chondrocalcinosis, haemo- siderosis, urate arthropathy)), fracture

sequelae (malformation healing of humeral head fractures, non union healing/ pseudarthrosis, head

necrosis, locked dislocations) and avascular head necrosis.

Variant information

Diameter (mm) 39mm to 53mm

Height (mm) 13mm to 20mm

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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