Surgical Specialties




18 March 2016




Territory: Central Africa, South Sudan Rwnada, Cameroon, Uganda, Congo and Burundi

We are Surgical Specialties Corporation. We specialize in the design and manufacturing of high performance surgical knives and wound closure products and have done so for over 40 years.

We are best known and trusted for LOOK™ sutures and Sharpoint™ ophthalmic microsurgical knives and sutures. The development of the Quill™ knotless tissue-closure device and its groundbreaking contribution to wound closure extends the company’s reach to an ever-widening circle of specialties. Today those in the fields of ophthalmology, plastic surgery, orthopedics, urology, dental, and veterinary medicine, among others, look to our products for quality, value, and customer service.

Surgical Specialties Corporation also develops and manufactures OEM components as well as private label finished goods for sale. Virtually every major national and international medical device company and national distributor sources products from Surgical Specialties Corporation and relies on our quality and partnership.

Surgical Specialties Corporation is a sharp company driven by sharp, dedicated people. It has a proven track record within the field of precision surgical instrument design and manufacturing that underscores not only its high engineering standards, but also its customer-driven, collaborative values. Surgical Specialties Corporation is proud to provide quality products, flexible and accommodating customer service, and value to its customers. With US headquarters in Braintree, Massachusetts, along with commercial operations in Latin America, Europe, China, and other regions, Surgical Specialties Corporation offers its customers the best of all worlds.

With sharp brands and sharp thinking, Surgical Specialties is The Sharp Alternative.