What is Expaniderm

An introduction to our intelligent expander

The first in a new class

Expaniderm is the first in a new class of implantable soft tissue expanders, offering control, reliability and convenience. Suitable for a wide range of applications in equine and canine surgery.

  • New generation of expander - Self expanding – no injection port
  • Made with a hydrogel core and medical grade silicone coat
  • Absorbs tissue fluid to achieve a slow constant rate of expansion
  • Expands over 2 week period
  • Controlled direction of swelling – allows precision and control
  • No need for repeated visits for filling injection so reduces risk associated with repeated injection
  • Slow constant expansion which reduces discomfort associated with expansion
  • Produces good quality, highly vascular skin
  • Flexibility of size and position so skin is produced where you need it

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toolbar.pngWHAT IS TISSUE EXPANSION

Tissue expansion is commonly used in human reconstructive surgery to grow extra skin through controlled mechanical overstretch.

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toolbar.pngWHAT IS EXPANIDERM

Expaniderm is the first in a new class of implantable soft tissue expanders, offering control, reliability and convenience.

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