Orthotic management for children and adults

Orthonova is a company that is specialised in planning and manufacturing custom made orthoses and prosthesis for lower extremities.

To help the people

The products help minimise and compensate a persons physical operational limitations, deficiencies and divergencys.

Orthotic customers can be persons with restrictions in mobility or persons with nervous, muscular or skeletal dysfunctions.

Lower extremity prosthetic customers are persons with anomalies and amputated persons who need special prosthesis.

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Orthonova founders have over
150 years of work experience in the field.

We offer the most diverse product selection for our customers.
There is a right product for every need..

Personel

Email format frontname.lastname@orthonova.fi

Arto Lahenius

044 564 4002
Arto Lahenius is a CPO that has worked throughout his year 1991 started career in planning and manufacturing lower extremity orthotics for children. He has developed methods of production so that ideas have been able to be changed in to reality.

Auli Jätyri

044 2647 753
Auli Jätyri started her work in Orthonova in January 2004. She has worked as a CPO since 1995. Her greatest interest has been designing and manufacturing lower limb orthoses for children. She has participated in numerous courses concerning for example DAFO- and Ferrari-orthoses and courses of manufacturing orthoses for adults with neurological deficits.

Jouko Vähänissi

044 564 4005
Jouko Vähänissi, CPO, started his career in year 1981. He has specialised in lower extremity prosthetics and orthotics design and manufacture. Jouko has been the main person in Finland in adapting the prepreg carbon fibre manufacturing method for making orthotics.

Jukka Jokinen

044 564 4000
Jukka Jokinen CPO, has worked in the line of business since year 1974. He designs and manufactures orthoses and prostheses for lower extremities. He has been a key figure in developing a range of orthotic designs for adult neurological patients.

Kyösti Lassila

044 564 4008
Kyösti Lassila graduated as CPO in 2012 and he has been working in Orthonova since then. He specialises in manufacturing lower limb orthoses for patients with neurological disorders.

Mika Laaksonen

044 564 4001
Mika Laaksonen has worked as a CPO since years 1991. He is specialised in lower extremity orthotics for children. In addition to that he has made lower extremity prosthesis for several years. He is also a lecturer in Helsinki Polytechnic Stadia.

Paavo Saarela

044 564 4003
Paavo Saarela, CEO, has worked as a CPO since year 1988. He has previously worked as orthotics department supervisor and product manager. He is specialised in orthotics for neurological disorders. He has had lectures on this subject several times on international congresses and seminars.

Sinikka Välitalo

044 564 4235
Sinikka Välitalo was employed by Orthonova in February 2004. She started her career as a CPO in 1993 and worked the three first years in Oulu. Her main interest has been work in designing and manufacturing lower limb orthoses for patients with neurological or muscular problems. Sinikka has participated in numerous courses concerning for example DAFO- and Ferrari-orthoses and courses of manufacturing orthoses for adults with neurological deficits.