Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Biomet Series A patella single peg - Polyethylene patella prosthesis
  • Class:
  • Class III
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device



  • Available in:
  • Biomet Series A patella single peg - Polyethylene patella prosthesis
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 219842
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


Zimmer Biomet Pty Ltd - Biomet Series A patella single peg - Polyethylene patella prosthesis

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class III


Zimmer Biomet Pty Ltd

Postal Address

Locked Bag 1310,FRENCHS FOREST, NSW, 2086


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.




Biomet Orthopedics

56 East Bell Drive

Warsaw, IN, 46581

United States Of America


1. Biomet Series A patella single peg - Polyethylene patella prosthesis

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date



34199 Polyethylene patella prosthesis

Functional description

Arcom UHMWPE domed patella implant with stainless steel wire and one peg. Available in standard or

thin profile, for use with femoral implant; intended for cemented use.

Intended purpose

Polyethylene patella component for use during knee arthroplasty to repair the patella bearing surface.

Device is intended for cemented use and is made of Arcom UHMWPE with stainless steel wire.

The indications for use: Painful and disabled knee joint resulting from osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis

and/or traumatic arthritis, where one or more compartments are involved; Correction of varus, valgus or

posttraumatic deformity; Correction or revision of unsuccessful osteotomy, arthrodesis, or failure of

previous joint replacement procedure.

Variant information

Diameter (mm) 25-40

Thickness Standard 8-10MM

Thickness Thin 6.2-8.5MM

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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