Screws and Plates

These orthopedic screws and plates are designed for metacarpal, metatarsal and foot surgeries. 

 Orthopedic screws and plates for veterinary use

1.5mm Cortex Screws - Used to fix fracture fragments in the phalanges, metacarpals and small bones in the foot. These screws may be used independently as lag screws, or they may be used through a plate.

2.0mm Cortex Screws - Used to fix fracture fragments in the proximal and middle phalanges and metacarpals or for foot surgery.

2.7mm Cortex Screws - Used in the metacarpal and metatarsal bones and also in certain indications in the radius and ulna.

Mini Plates - A variety of plates are available for use with the cortex screws.


Specifications of the Cortex Screws

  1.5mm Screw 2.0mm Screw 2.7mm Screw
Thread diameter 1.5mm 2.0mm 2.7mm
Core diameter 1.0mm 1.3mm 1.9mm
Thread pitch 0.5mm 0.6mm 1.0mm
Hex screw head diameter 3.0mm 4.0mm 5.0mm
Cruciate screw head diameter   3.4mm  
  1.5mm orthopedic screw 2.0mm orthopedic screw 2.7mm  Hex head orthopedic screw