Orthopaedic Centre Malta: Diagnostic Medicine: Formetric

With the new product generation, the Formetric 4D a new milestone has been reached in the area of spine analysis. For the first time it is possible to measure the spine & posture while the patient is walking.The 4D technology which was developed in cooperation with leading European universities and is registered for a patent is currently in use in the Formetric 4D and allows functional analysis and locomotion studies of the spine, shoulder, pelvis etc The Formetric system has been in development for more than 25 years at various universities and institutes. The development began with the objective of reducing the high x-ray load on patients being followed for scoliosis and developing a procedure which offers a for x-rays.Clinical Applications: 

  • Scoliosis & scoliotic malposition
  • Leg length discrepancies 
  • Pelvic obliquity / rotation / torsion 
  • Posture-related pain symptoms 
  • Posture variances 
  • Hyper -/Hypo-Lordosis/-Kyphosis 
  • Osteoporosis 
  • Athrosis 
  • Temporomandibular joint dysfunction
  • Vertebral blockages 
  • Neurologic symptoms
  • Muscle de cits/imbalances 
  • and many more

Book your Formetric test, free for children under 18 years!