custom capabilities

Anchor has been manufacturing eyed suture needles for surgery, dentistry, post mortem and veterinary use for nearly 100 years. Now a class II medical device manufacturer, Anchor also works on an OEM basis, producing drilled, channeled and specialty needles, blades, pins and other custom items.

Anchor has multiple subassembly in a class 7 clean room with final assembly space and can support 3 shift manufacturing operation. Form, fill and seal and pre-made pouch packaging is on site.

Rest assured that Anchor maintains a full quality system, compliant with 21 CFR 820 and with Quality Management System Certification: EN ISO 13485.

Located within 5 miles of Interstate highways and 15 miles of EO contract sterilization, 40 miles of GAMMA contract sterilization, 10 miles of biological / sterility contract testing, Anchor provides excellent accessibility to the supply chain and distribution network.

With receiving, inspection, warehouse and shipping handled by experienced and dedicated team members, Anchor can provide all your OEM needs. Contact Gary Thrun on 1-800-323-5134 or 630-543-9124. Alternatively, you can email directly: Please place ‘Custom request” in your subject line and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

short run specialists

  • surgical suture needles: eyed, channeled & drilled
  • stainless steel wire & pin products
  • surgical ophthalmic & custom blades