Description: Zimmer Holdings, Inc.
Zimmer Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of orthopaedic reconstructive implants, dental implants, spinal implants, trauma products, and related surgical products in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers orthopaedic reconstructive implants that restore joint function lost due to disease or trauma in joints, such as knees, hips, shoulders, and elbows; dental reconstructive implants, which restore function and aesthetics in patients who have lost teeth due to trauma or disease; spinal implants that are used by orthopaedic surgeons and neurosurgeons in the treatment of degenerative diseases, deformities, and trauma; and trauma products used primarily to reattach or stabilize damaged bone and tissue to support the bodyÂ’s natural healing process. It also provides surgical products, including supplies and instruments designed to aid in orthopaedic surgical procedures and post-operation rehabilitation. In addition, the company offers healthcare consulting services. It primarily serves orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, oral surgeons, dentists, hospitals, stocking distributors, and healthcare dealers, as well as healthcare purchasing organizations or buying groups. The company markets and sells its products through stocking distributors and healthcare dealers; and directly to dental practices and dental laboratories, as well as healthcare institutions, such as hospitals or direct channel accounts. Zimmer Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana.