Specialty Plastic Surgical Instruments

When it comes to material performance, surgical instruments and related components tend to have the most rigorous demands. Americhem Healthcare has a complete line of medical-grade engineered compounds for plastic surgical instruments to meet these demands while complying with biocompatibility standards. Americhem Healthcare provides medical-grade polymers for surgical instruments and devices used in minimally invasive procedures such as robotic and endoscopic surgery.


Americhem Healthcare is committed to supporting the design of your custom surgical instruments on all three fronts. As more medical device OEMs convert from metal to plastic surgical tools, Americhem Healthcare leads the way with specialty engineered compounds that outperform the competition.

Selecting the most appropriate materials when designing and manufacturing tools and instruments used in a surgical procedure is critical for optimized clinical outcomes and reducing the risk of infection. Americhem Healthcare is highly experienced with sourcing and processing biocompatible materials for surgical instruments that comply with the necessary biocompatibility standards while balancing demanding mechanical properties.

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Biocompatible Materials for Surgical Instruments

Improved Outcomes through Unbiased Material Selection

Americhem Healthcare is committed to technology advancement in the formulation and processing of engineered resins for our medical device customers. Our unbiased approach to resin selection means that our portfolio is open to optimize the design of your specialty compounds. Additionally, we have in-house expertise with blending, alloying, and compounding a host of performance additives for specialty features and performance in your custom surgical instruments.

Material functionality and benefits include:

  • Sterilization stability
  • Radio pacifiers
  • Antimicrobials
  • Anti-slip and overmold TPEs
  • Chemical resistance
Our State-Of-The-Art Manufacturing Equipment
First-Rate Laboratories
Highly Trained Technical Staff
Experienced Workforce And Robust Quality Management System

Frequently Asked Questions About Plastic Surgical Instruments

Americhem Healthcare is a trusted supplier of polymers for surgical instruments. As such, we're well-suited to answer your questions about plastic surgical instruments. Read the following questions to learn more, and contact us for additional details.

What Standards Does Americhem Healthcare Adhere to in Producing Biocompatible Materials for Surgical Instruments?

We adhere to the requirements specified by ISO biocompatibility guidelines when producing biocompatible materials for surgical instruments.

The Case for Plastic Surgical Instruments

The trend of transitioning from metal to plastic surgical instruments has increased, driven by numerous advantages. Polymers for surgical instruments, like those manufactured by Americhem Healthcare, offer specific unique characteristics that make them superior to traditional metal materials in many cases. They can be significantly lighter, increasing surgeons' comfort and control during procedures. Polymers also offer flexibility in design, as plastics can be molded into intricate shapes, allowing for the creation of specialty surgical instruments for specific procedures. Perhaps most critically, plastic tools are easy to sterilize and can be designed for single-use, reducing the risk of cross-contamination and the spread of infections.

Why Choose Americhem Healthcare?

Americhem Healthcare stands as an industry leader in biocompatible materials for surgical instruments. Our commitment to quality and safety, combined with our extensive expertise in polymer science, positions us as an ideal choice in this field. Americhem prides itself on producing polymers that not only meet but exceed industry standards, ensuring superior performance. Our rigorous testing procedures further guarantee that each batch of polymer aligns with the stringent requirements for your plastic surgical instruments. Additionally, we offer a broad range of customizable solutions, providing the flexibility to create polymers tailored to the unique needs of each medical application. These factors, combined with our proven track record and strong customer relationships, make Americhem Healthcare a reliable and preferred choice for custom surgical instrument applications.

Depend on Americhem Healthcare's Polymers for Surgical Instruments

Take the next step towards superior plastic surgical instruments. Experience the Americhem difference today through our high-quality polymers for surgical instruments. Enhance patient safety, increase surgical precision, and revolutionize your product line with our customizable polymer solutions. Don't compromise on quality regarding specialty surgical instruments — join the growing list of medical device manufacturers who partner with Americhem. Contact our team today to discuss your specific needs.