Pierceton, Ind. - Paragon Medical, Inc., a precision contract manufacturer supporting the global orthopaedic medical device industry, is proud to announce 25 successful years in business.
Paragon Medical was incorporated on June 14, 1991 and began designing and manufacturing a variety of polymer products. A few short years later, the company broke into the surgical instrument delivery system market with the ultimate goal of becoming "The Total Delivery Solution" to the worldwide medical market, providing custom surgical instruments, as well as, metal and hybrid cases and tray sets, with integrated manufacturing support capabilities.
Paragon has seen significant expansions in the 21st century, creating strategic centers of excellence within the United States, Europe and Asia. While the company has attained a global presence, their commitment to providing innovative, responsive solutions to the OEM medical community has not wavered. One of Paragon’s strengths is the ability to identify needs in the market and develop a product that fits that need. With this, they have continually expanded product lines, meeting the needs of customers around the world.
Now 25 years in business, Paragon Medical has become a leading tier 1, turnkey supplier of world-class solutions for delivery systems, surgical instrumentation, implantable components, design and development, and complete end-to-end bundled services to the medical device marketplace. They are headquartered in Pierceton, IN with over 390,000 square feet of office & manufacturing space globally with centers of excellence in large joint reconstruction, spine, sports medicine, extremities, and trauma.
"We are deeply appreciative of the hard work of our employees and the contribution they have made over the last quarter of a century" remarked Tobias Buck, President, CEO and Founder of Paragon Medical. "Equally, we want to express our gratitude to our clients and the incredible network of industry partners and suppliers who have also played such a critical role in our success. Paragon has seen a number of key accomplishments in the last 25 years, and we want to take the opportunity to commemorate those events" added Mr. Buck.About Paragon Medical:
Paragon Medical is a tier 1, turnkey supplier of world-class solutions for custom and standard surgical instrument delivery systems, custom and standard surgical instrumentation, implantable components, and design and development services to the medical device marketplace. Incorporated in 1991 and headquartered in the orthopaedic capital of the world, Paragon has created strategic centers of excellence within the United States, Europe, and Asia. Offices and production facilities are located in Pierceton, Indiana; Indianapolis, Indiana; Smithfield, Utah; Lausanne, Switzerland; Changzhou, China; and Siechnice, Poland. More information about the company may be found at www.paragonmedical.com.
In the second quarter, Paragon Medical was honored to receive the Supplier of the Year award, or a Supplier Excellence award, from three of its strategic clients. Pictured are members of our Case and Tray Division who support one of the clients, and whose performance made the award possible.
Tobias Buck, President, CEO, and Founder, shares his perspective in an interview style article focused on disposable instrumentation and its future in orthopedic industry in the February issue of Orthopedic Design and Technology. Read more: http://www.odtmag.com/issues/2016-02-01/view_features/singular-sensations/
Dan Owens, Vice President of Global Advanced Manufacturing, contributes to a feature article on DFM partnerships in the June issue of BONEZONE. Read more: http://www.bonezonepub.com/1422-design-for-manufacturability-essentials-when-to-partner-what-to-consider-and-whom-to-involve
Paragon Medical is a silver sponsor of the 12th Annual Orthopaedic Manufacturing & Technology Exposition and Conference in June. OMTEC® is an internationally recognized conference providing orthopaedic industry professionals the tools and partnerships needed to improve performance. Read more: http://www.omtecexpo.com/
Mike Street, Senior Manufacturing Engineer, is a featured speaker at the 12th Annual Orthopaedic Manufacturing & Technology Exposition and Conference in June. Mr. Street will participate in a Design for Manufacturability Rapid Fire where OEM’s will learn best practices and ways to approach DFM with their suppliers. Read more: http://www.omtecexpo.com/59-content-blocks/501-design-for-manufacturability-rapid-fire
Tobias Buck, President, CEO, and Founder, set to speak at the IMPLANTS 2016 Conference in June in Paris. IMPLANTS is an international conference on innovation for orthopaedic implants and orthobiologics. Mr. Buck’s area of focus will be to "Define Strategic Relationships in the New Marketplace Reality". Read more: http://www.implants-event.com/implants-2016-conference/