This is the revolutionary, surgeon-designed Phoenix Proximal Humeral Plating System. From ITS. Strong. Durable. Superior.

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ITS. PHL2 Proximal Humeral Locking Plate 2
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It's more versatile - enabling the treatment of various fractures and proper fixation of the entire humeral head. And the free choice of screw placement gives surgeons options to select the best screw type and angle, allowing for optimal positioning of the humeral head and maximum support - even for poor bone quality.

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Michel David McKee

Michael David McKee, MD, FRCS(C)

Dr. McKee is a Toronto native who obtained his MD from the University of Toronto in 1986, and graduated from the Orthopaedic Training programme at that institution in 1992 and obtaining his specialty certification that year. He then completed a fellowship in Orthopaedic Traumatology at the Massachusetts General Hospital in 1993 under the supervision of Dr. Jesse Jupiter. He then returned to Toronto and accepted a staff position at St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, where he was a full Professor. In 2017, he accepted the position as Professor and Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix. His clinical practice includes polytrauma, upper extremity surgery, complex fractures, revision fracture care and post-traumatic reconstruction (including leg-lengthening). His research interests include randomized clinical trials in fracture care and prospective trials in post-traumatic reconstruction and bone graft substitutes. Dr. McKee has won the Bovill Award for the best paper at the Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association eight times, and has served in a variety of executive positions with the OTA.


DR. Emil Schemitsch

Dr. Emil Schemitsch is the Richard Ivey Professor of Surgery, Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Western University and Chief of Surgery at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care in London, Ontario. He's also past Head of the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at St. Michael's Hospital at the University of Toronto. A University of Toronto graduate in Medicine, Dr. Schemitsch completed his orthopaedic training at the University of Toronto and fellowships at the University of Washington (Harborview Medical Center) and Harvard University.

Dr. Schemitsch's clinical interests include the management of patients with complex upper and lower extremity fractures, hip and knee reconstruction and computer assisted surgery. Dr. Schemitsch's research has focused upon the care of patients with musculoskeletal injuries and the systemic response to trauma, biomechanics, bone substitutes and the stimulation of fracture healing. His clinical research interests include clinical trials and outcomes studies in upper and lower extremity trauma. His research has earned him the Bovill Award from the Orthopedic Trauma Association and the Best Paper Award from the International Society for Fracture Repair.

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ITS. PHL2 Proximal Humeral Locking Plate 2


  • Anatomically shaped for better positioning & reduction
  • Anterior/posterior flange for perfect fixation
  • Numerous holes for optimal proximal screw placement
  • Superior hook flange for total greater tuberculum capturing
  • Plate strength transition from 2.5-4mm for max strength at site of potential delayed union of head & shaft
  • Indentations in shaft area to allow use of cerclage bands & wires


Like never before, almost perfect fixation of the entire humeral head is possible with the range of designs with contourable flanges - offered by the Phoenix PHL2. And each size and shape is made of the highest quality materials providing a durability and strength that surgeons - and patients - can trust.

• Plate: Titanium plate
• Screws: TiAl6V4 ELI

Implant Properties
• Lengths: 5, 7-hole
• Sizes: Small, Large
• Flanges: Superior, Anterior, Posterior

ITS. PHL2 Proximal Humeral Locking Plate 2 Adaptable Options
ITS. PHL2 Proximal Humeral Locking Plate 2 Skeleton

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