Ludada and Associates Orthopedic Services (Pty) Ltd, is a 100% black-owned and managed enterprise. It was incorporated in 2016 with a clear mission of improving the quality of life of people with temporary and permanent disabilities.
The business proposes to achieve its mission and vision through the provision of equitable and timely access to affordable quality mobility assistive technology.
Ludada and Associates is headquartered in Mthatha and services the greater Transkei and surrounding areas. The former Transkei is the most densely populated region in the Eastern Cape, yet it is one of the least serviced in the area of mobility assistive technology. The former Transkei is also characterized by primarily rural dwellings and towns which also act as an additional barrier to access to medical services. The business plans to use the hub and spoke delivery model which will ensure that people are not discriminated against based on geographical location or socio-economic status.
Equitable access and timely provision of appropriate mobility assistive devices to people with temporary and permanent physical impairments regardless of socio-economic status and geographical location.
Enhance human capacity through the provision of appropriate mobility assistive devices to all people with disabilities through evidence based practice, education and training as well as through continued research and development.