At the end of the
First World War, Louis KLEBER SAILHEN founded
the HERNIA INSTITUTE OF LYON, of which
activity was designing, manufacturing and fitting
In 1925, the firm moved to Cours
LAFAYETTE, one of Lyon's main
took over the company and initiated a series of
important technological developments. He trained a
number of French and foreign orthopaedists and began
to diversify the company's activities.
and Pascal SAILHEN took over the reins of the
company and under their impetus, the institute
became ORMIHL, "ORthopédie Matériel
Institut Herniaire de Lyon" or the Lyon Orthopaedic
Equipment and Hernia Institute four years later.
ORMIHL moved to
VILLEURBANNE. The company began the industrial
production of a complete range of support belts, splints,
collars and orthopaedic products.
During the same year, contacts where made between
ORMIHL and DANET, a company specialized
in made-to-measure support belts.
Group was born. The two companies brought 80 years
of experience and over two hundred employees
together, prepared for the challenges of the
creates and develops its activity in the domain of PODIATRY,
providing a fast and effective service. The same year DANET develops a
for its made-to-measure
supplying support belts and corsets.
and FANTGAUTHIER amalgamate to become only one
ORMIHL-DANET takes over the
commercial distribution of
specialist in podiatry).
Specialist in orthopaedic
equipment, made-to-measure support belt and
podiatry. ORMIHL DANET group now
distribute JUZO support stockings. Having
taken over JUZO’s business activity in
France since the beginning of 2008, ORMIHL
DANET is developing with an aim to better
suit your needs.
Ormihl-Danet group is a
distributor of ABC Breast Care lingerie and breast
prostheses (May 2009)
"Maintain the beauty free