Ceramic Amazing Solutions:

CoorsTek Medical is an innovator of next-generation ceramic materials and technologies. Our world class capabilities and equipment paired with over one-hundred years of CoorsTek ceramics experience means our customers can produce their products efficiently at the highest caliber, at any scale.

CoorsTek Medical offers state of the art implant grade ceramic materials in the following compositions: 

  • YTZP - Yttria partially stabilized tetragonal zirconia (ZrO2)
  • High purity Alumina - aluminum oxide (Al2O3)
  • CerasurfTM Alumina matrix composite
  • ATZ - Alumina toughened zirconia
  • Custom material formulations

We develop proprietary material formulations for specific customer needs. Please contact our technical support team so that we can work with you on your next generation material and components.

For detailed information on our materials including data sheets and MSDS, please contact us.

CoorsTek Medical produces ceramic components for the following applications:

  • Bearing surfaces
  • Hip joints
  • Knee joints
  • Spinal total disc replacement
  • Small bone joints
  • Heart pumps
  • Blood / plasma processing
  • Laboratory equipment
  • Hermetic / Electrical
  • Feed throughs
  • Pacemakers
  • Cochlear
  • Neuro sensor / stimulation
  • Electronic cases
  • RF windows
  • Electrosurgical devices
  • Controlled Porosity
  • Brachytherapy
  • Dental
  • Crowns and bridges
  • cad/cam blanks
  • Abutments
  • Jaw bone screw implants

CoorsTek Medical utilize state-of-the art manufacturing to produce medical implant components:

  • Design for manufacturing
  • Component and device rapid prototyping
  • Material testing
  • Component testing
  • Ceramic material formulation
  • Ceramic component production
  • Material powder preparation
  • Forming
  • Uniaxial pressing
  • Isostatic pressing
  • Ceramic injection molding
  • Extrusion
  • Green machining
  • Firing / sintering
  • Grinding
  • Polishing
  • Lapping
  • Hermetic sealing / brazing
  • Assembly

To learn more about our manufacturing process, check out our Design Guide.