HISTORY | J.E. Hanger – Orthotics and Prosthetics

Established in 1952, J.E. Hanger is a pioneer in the manufacturing of state-of-the-art orthotic and prosthetic devices that serves the Greater Montréal area. The company quickly built an enviable reputation thanks to its founding president, Mr. Gino Berretta, C.O.(c), orthotist and co-inventor of one of the first patented AC knee orthoses in Canada. He has outfitted several athletes from professional sports teams with this invention.


Visionaries form the start, we at J.E. Hanger have always adopted a global, multidisciplinary approach regarding our patients’ condition, which has now become standard practice in the medical field. The renowned expertise we are able to offer stems from relationships developed over the years with different orthopaedic, neurological, and physical and trauma medicine specialists.