The pure, unfilled PEEK grade.
This high-performance, implant-grade polymer can be used alone or can also serve as the foundation for PEEK-OPTIMA compounds. PEEK-OPTIMA™ Natural delivers performance characteristics virtually unmatched by other implantable biomaterials.Radiolucent for easy monitoring of healing site with X-rays, CT or MRI
- Bone-like modulus helps minimise stress shielding and stimulate bone healing
- Extremely strong, durable and highly resistant to creep and fatigue
- Withstands repeated sterilization with no degradation using steam, ethylene oxide, gamma or Sterrad™ plasma
- Suitable for implantation or blood, bone and tissue contact greater than 30 days
- Available in a variety of stock shapes for manufacturing flexibility