Media Information Genium

With the ‘Genium – Bionic Prosthetic System’, Ottobock has made groundbreaking progress in the field of lower limb prosthetics. It is the result of extensive research and development efforts as well as practical experience with the C-Leg prosthesis system. Thanks to the latest computer, sensor and control technology, the functionality of the Genium far surpasses previous prosthetic solutions.


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Information for Technicians

The latest computer, sensor and control technology make the Genium a groundbreaking achievement in lower limb prosthetics for transfemoral amputees.

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User Information

A milestone in prosthetics—the Genium intuitively controls a natural gait.

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Frequently asked questions

Answers to frequently asked questions about the lower limb prosthesis system Genium are given in our FAQs.

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Detailed description: All components at a glance.

Pictures

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Flexible

The Genium assists Hamed Hajizada in climbing stairs, without him having to control the joint consciously.

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The obstacles function

Climbing slopes safely and easily

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Everyday mobility

Everything happens in real time. Josef Faller controls the Genium intuitively and walking becomes a matter of course again.

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Modelled after nature

The optimised physiological gait reduces the stride length asymmetry and the need to control the prosthesis.

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Trailblazing progress

The Genium supports natural movement patterns down to the details.

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The convincing standpoint

Standing function—also on inclines

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Groundbreaking stairs function

One highlight of the Genium is the ability to climb stairs step-over-step for the first time, without an active drive system or massive compensating movements.

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Videos

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Natural walk

Hamed Hajizada reports about his life with the Genium.

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To walk naturally, one needs an intuitive tool

Experience the latest generation.