W. L. Gore and Associates

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. is an American multinational manufacturing company specializing in products derived from fluoropolymers. It is a privately held corporation headquartered in Newark, Delaware.

For more than 35 years, W. L. Gore & Associates has provided clinicians and patients with a wide variety of healing solutions. With more than 35 million implants worldwide, our medical products offer new solutions to medical challenges, working with the body’s own tissues and organs to allow less invasive procedures and restore normal functioning.

Device manufacturers depend on Gore’s medical industry experience and fluoropolymer innovations to develop products that improve clinical outcomes. Gore’s portfolio encompasses implant biomaterials, unique tubing products, and membranes for venting and filtration in critical applications.

Innovative material science is at the core of every product engineered at Gore. From our proprietary ePTFE-based materials to our Bio-Absorbable technology, Gore biomaterials have been at the forefront of general surgery for more than 35 years. We believe “Material Matters” when choosing a medical device, and in producing improvements for patient care.

Products range from ePTFE suture, vessel guard, and patches for hernia repair; to bioabsorbable devices for tissue reinforcement and reconstruction, staple line reinforcement, and anal fistula repair.

GORE® BIO-A® Fistula Plug
GORE® BIO-A® Tissue Reinforcement
GORE® BIO-A® Hernia Plug
GORE® DUALMESH® Biomaterial
GORE® DUALMESH® PLUS Biomaterial
GORE® MYCROMESH® Biomaterial
GORE® MYCROMESH® PLUS Biomaterial
GORE® SEAMGUARD® Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement
GORE® VIABIL® Biliary Endoprosthesis
GORE-TEX® Soft Tissue Patch
GORE-TEX® Suture

Get in touch

Contact us on +27 12 764 5805 or send an email to info@babcockhealth.co.za.