PINNACLE® Hip Solutions

The PINNACLE® Acetabular Cup System comes with a proven track record.1-6 Over the last 15 years, the PINNACLE Acetabular Cup System has grown to become one of the most widely used and clinically successful modular acetabular cup systems for hip replacement.1-6

  • Over 3 million PINNACLE Cups sold worldwide since its introduction, across more than 15 years of clinical heritage.1
  • Full profile cup design with 180° of POROCOAT™, DUOFIX™ or GRIPTION™ Coating intended to maximize contact with host bone.
  • Complete range of bearing options, featuring one of our three technologies, MARATHON® Polyethylene Liners, ALTRX® Polyethylene Liners, CERAMAX™ Ceramic Liners.

Cup Options

PINNACLE offers a range of cup options helping the surgeon to meet the individual needs of each patient.


Bearings and Liners

PINNACLE offers a choice of liners to help meet the individual needs of different patients.



PINNACLE comes with 3 cementless coating fixation technologies.



A focused instrument set helps you to achieve reproducible outcomes.


Surgical Steps





  1. TSM Report, PINNACLE WW implantations YTD, 2001 - 2018.
  2. Bedard N, Callaghan J, Stefl M, Williams T, Liu S, Goetz D. Fixation and Wear with Contemporary Acetabular Components and Cross-Linked Polyethylene at 10-Year Follow-Up. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2014; 29: 1961-1969.
  3. Greiner J, Callaghan J, Bedard N, Liu S Gao Y, Goetz D. Fixation andWear With Contemporary Acetabular Components and Cross-Linked Polyethylene at 10-Years in Patients Aged 50 and Under, J Arthroplasty. 2015; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2015.05.011.
  4. Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry. Annual Report. Adelaide: AOA; 2018. Available from URL: https://aoanjrr.sahmri.com/annual-reports-2018. Extracted from Table TY1.

    Table TY1 Cumulative Percent Revision of Primary Total Conventional Hip replacement Combinations with 10 Year Data (Primary Diagnosis OA)

    Type of Revision
    Femoral Stem Acetabular Component N
    THR Femoral Acetabular Other 2 Yrs 5 Yrs 10 Yrs
    Corail Pinnacle 1169 38657 101 409 189 470 2.2 (2.0, 2.3) 3.2 (3.0, 3.4) 5.4 (5.0, 5.9)
  5. National Joint Registry for England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man, 15th Annual Report, 2018. Table 3.9. Available from www.njrreports.org.uk
  6. Orthopaedic Data Evaluation Panel. ODEP product ratings. Latest ODEP ratings can be found at www.odep.org.uk [Accessed May 2018].