About Tuttlingen - the world centre of medical technology
Tuttlingen the world center of medical technology - also known as "the city of healing knives" - with its 150-year history has earned a high-ranking name in the healthcare sector both nationally and internationally. Hundreds of small and medium-sized companies from the region - including many experienced and innovative medical technology manufacturers, but also indispensable suppliers and service providers - form together with the global players, such as that of Aesculap / BBraun , Karl Storz , KLS Martin , Medicon , Smith & Nephew , Simeon, Stryker , Synthes and many other companies a globally unique competence center. ( Click here for the list )
The main areas of development, manufacture and sale are Implants , surgical Instruments , Endoskopy , OP & Laboratory facilities or sterilization containers - to name just a few of the regional supreme disciplines. Medical and healthcare professionals appreciate the product range, manufacturing know-how and expertise in this region. Tuttlingen has become indispensable as the “World Center for Medical Technology” for human and veterinary medicine. With quality and reliability "Made in Tuttlingen", the companies from the "World Center for Medical Technology" make a decisive contribution to the High-tech and business location Germany.
How decisive this Medical Valley is for the medical technology industry can be seen at the Medica in Düsseldorf, the world´s largest trade fair for medical technology. Between other sizes, such as the Siemens Healthcare or the Dräger Medical Technology companies from the Tuttlingen region fill entire halls.
In order to market the awareness of the Tuttlingen region in a targeted manner and thus represent the interests of the associated players, we use the synergies of our members and bundle them in a professional Internet portal under the term "World Center for Medical Technology". We have been doing this since 2015 ( read more )