POLAR3® Total Hip Solution

According to the 2017 report of the National Joint Registry for England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man (NJREW), with 99.02% implant survivorship, POLARSTEM with R3 is the best performing hip combination at 7 years regardless of fixation method... Continue to read


First launched in 2002, the versatile POLARSTEMimplant is a cementless hip stem for total hip replacement. In 2014, it was introduced in the US and continues to be one of Smith & Nephew's most popular stems thanks to its unique shape and texture characteristics... Continue to read

R3® Acetabular System

Your natural hip joint forms what's called a ball and socket joint. With the POLAR3 total hip replacement, the ball portion of your joint will be replaced by the combination of a POLARSTEM hip stem and an OXINIUM femoral hip head. For the socket portion, the POLAR3 System uses a combination of the R3 cup and a highly cross-linked polyethylene plastic liner... Continue to read