Merete is an owner-managed, German company and active in over 33 countries. Thanks to state-of-the-art production technologies and motivated employees, Merete develops, produces and markets high-quality implants and instruments.
The ever-growing portfolio of implants for hip revision and hip primary care, foot and ankle surgery, the treatment of major bone defects as well as in the field of pediatric orthopedics sets new standards.
The implants and instruments supplied by Merete support the orthopedic-surgical competencies of physicians worldwide. Merete developed modular and well thought out solutions, always in collaboration with experienced and respected surgeons, for the most complex surgical issues.
Merete has developed simple solutions to difficult surgical problems and has become a recognized leader providing new standards of care in the industry. BioBall, for example, is a simple, adaptive modular joint prosthesis system that has become the “Gold Standard” for hip revision surgery and has been sided and documented extensively in medical literature.
In 2022 Merete GmbH celebrates its 25th anniversary. The Merete company was founded by Emmanuel Anapliotis († September 11, 2022) at the end of 1996. Mr. Anapliotis was one of the pioneers of the modern orthopedics implant industry in Germany with over 45 years of experience in the development and design of medical products. In the 1970s and 1980s, his company Mecron Med. Produkte GmbH Berlin produced the innovative DuoHead bipolar hip endoprostheses spherical screw sockets, the MecroSet modular resection protheses, the Mecron cannulated screws and the Mecron knee braces. He was an innovation driver at Merete.