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493 Bev Road, Building 4
Boardman, OH 44512

Employees of Anatomical Concepts, Inc. With ISO 9001:2000 Flag

Congratulations are in order for Anatomical Concepts, Inc., located in Boardman, Ohio. On December 22, 2005 they received their certification to ISO 9001:2000 from QMI. During the flag ceremony on March 30, 2006, Frank Novak (KAVON International President) and John Novak (KAVON Vice President) presented the ISO 9001:2000 flag to William W. DeToro (President).

KAVON International, Inc. consultants John Novak and Jess Carroll, assisted Anatomical Concepts, Inc. in the identification of its processes, preparation of their ISO 9001:2000 documentation, and the training of their employees.

Anatomical Concepts, Incorporated was founded in 1990 as a manufacturer/supplier of quality custom-fit and custom-made orthoses. The corporation is dedicated to providing medical professionals with custom-fit and custom-made AFO’s, KAFO’s, and KO’s that allow for adjustability and patient ambulation.

The corporate philosophy of providing the highest quality customizable orthoses is evident throughout its entire line of products. Offerings include the original concept design of the PRAFO® and an entire line of multifunction products to support the medical professional. The PRAFO® and the other AFO products manufactured by the company are made with custom contoured heel connector bars that help to control plantar and dorsiflexion by allowing infinite measurable adjustments. Unique patient needs can be addressed with various patented systems capable of providing solutions for conditions as diverse as setting and monitoring the ankle foot complex in the sagittal, coronal and the transverse planes. From its inception the company has custom-made KAFO’s and also offers a new line of custom-fit and custom-made knee braces.

Anatomical Concepts, Inc. initial objective to fill a void for custom fit AFO’s has seen the issuance of eleven US product patents and several accessory items being added to the first offerings of the company 14 years ago. The company also boasts the issuance of a European patent for its products. Providing solutions for medical professionals and helping to improve patient outcomes is still the driving force behind the corporation.

Anatomical Concepts, Inc. products are FDA registered and also carry the CE marking.

KAVON International, Inc. is a business consultancy that helps clients create Value in order to attain and sustain a Competitive Advantage in the markets they serve. If your company is seeking registration or compliance to any of the Quality Management System standards such as ISO 9001, ISO/TS 16949, AS9100, ISO 17025, ISO 14001, or ISO 13485, or wants to establish a continual improvement program using Lean Six Sigma methodologies, give us a call and let one of our Trusted Advisors help you with implementation and training.