Bioabsorbable Solutions

Teleflex Medical OEM is one of the world’s few, vertically integrated, producers of fiber-based products that can take your project from resin to yarn to component to suture. Let’s get to work on your next project.

Monodek® Absorbable Suture

Monodek® is a strong, easy-to-handle, monofilament suture that possesses outstanding resorption characteristics essential for all types of soft tissue approximation.

Bondek® Plus Absorbable Suture

Bondek® Plus suture offers outstanding smoothness, lubricity, and knotability. The braided suture has high initial tensile strength during the critical wound healing period; then breaks down evenly.


Vertically Integrated Capabilities. Decades of Experience. Deep Expertise.

  • Bondek® Plus Suture offers the outstanding smoothness, lubricity, and knotability that is ideal for soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic procedures. READ MORE
  • Monodek® Suture is a strong and easy-to-handle product possessing outstanding resorption characteristics for all types of soft tissue approximation.
  • MD&M West in Anaheim, California, February 6 to 8, 2018. Meet with us in booth 3019 to discuss your suture or yarn projects.

If development of bioabsorbable components or sutures is your plan, you should partner with Teleflex Medical OEM. We are one of the world’s few, vertically integrated suture and fiber producers with the expertise and resources to customize product performance characteristics.  Our ability to take your project from resin to yarn to component to suture makes Teleflex Medical OEM a true single source solution.

Teleflex Medical OEM has a history of innovation and technical expertise in bioabsorbables. We draw on our portfolio of materials, deniers, PIC counts, and sizes (USP/EP and custom) to meet your specific requirements for absorption rates, strength, flexibility, and handling. We can also make custom blends and compounds with different additives for characteristics such as anti-microbial, increased lubricity, and radiopacity customized to your performance requirements. Our customization capabilities extends to packaging as well with options including lengths, tubes, spools, and foils.

Our team of highly-qualified engineers, material and polymer experts, and skilled technicians makes Teleflex Medical OEM stand above the rest. Whatever you project demands, we have a spectrum of world-class talent to draw from. It is important to note our in-house team can compound, polymerize, extrude, and braid.

Let’s work together on your next project utilizing bioabsorbable components. You can count on Teleflex Medical OEM to enhance your design, utilize the latest technologies and materials, provide regulatory support, and scale up for manufacturing.

  • Sutures
  • Yarns
    • PGA (Polyglycolic acid)
    • PLLA (Poly-L-Lactide)
    • PGLA (Polyglycolic acid-co-poly-L-lactic acid)
  • Resins
    • PGA (Polyglycolic acid)
    • PLLA (Poly-L-Lactide)
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