OrthoCarolina Research Institute (OCRI) is a 501(c)3 non-profit that is committed to providing breakthrough clinical research that makes people’s lives better. As a non-profit organization, our agenda is unbiased and unobstructed by a bottom line. That means we are free to pursue research in areas and applications that can do the most good. We are proud to further Charlotte renown by producing world-leading orthopedic research. Only through the symbiotic relationship between OrthoCarolina doctors, their patients, and OCRI’s clinical research staff can tomorrow’s discoveries be made.
Being able to help orthopedic patients live their fullest lives takes dedication to exploring new possibilities. Clinical research is the ONLY way to intentionally make it happen. This world-first prosthetic technology enables the wearer to control individual robotic fingers by simply thinking about moving them. Watch the video below to see this remarkable breakthrough in action and learn about the difference OCRI is making.