Innovation that Matters

Covidien has established itself as the market leader in hernia repair, developing new products that continue to improve the quality of care, while lowering the cost of care.

Covidien has a history of innovation in hernia repair with products meeting the unique needs of both open and laparoscopic techniques and procedures from inguinal to ventral. In 2013, Covidien was recognized in the Forbes ranking of the Top 100 World’s Most Innovative Companies – the only company with a hernia repair portfolio to be honored with this distinction. Recent innovations include Symbotex™ composite mesh, ProGrip™ laparoscopic self-fixating mesh, Parietex™ composite ventral patch and the Accumesh™ positioning system. These products are expanding the frontiers of what’s possible in hernia repair.

Your patients depend on you – before, during, and after surgery. With the Covidien hernia care product line, diverse educational resources, expert clinical support, and collaborative, best in practice services, you have the ability to do more for your patients inside the OR and out.