Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Affinis Shoulder Stem Uncemented - Press-fit shoulder humeral stem prosthesis
  • Class:
  • Class III
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device



  • Available in:
  • Affinis Shoulder Stem Uncemented - Press-fit shoulder humeral stem prosthesis
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 219395
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


Mathys Orthopaedics Pty Ltd - Affinis Shoulder Stem Uncemented - Press-fit shoulder humeral stem


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

Guterstrasse 5

Bettlach, , 2544



1. Affinis Shoulder Stem Uncemented - Press-fit shoulder humeral stem prosthesis

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date



48090 Press-fit shoulder humeral stem prosthesis

Functional description

The Affinis uncemented stem has a rough-blasted surface for a secure press-fit, and 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 uncemented stem 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) 6mm to 15mm

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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