Our History . . .

Mectra Headquarters - Bloomfield, IndianaMectra Labs® was established in May of 1988. Mectra® manufactures a wide variety of laparoscopic disposable surgical instruments both as an OEM (original equipment manufacturer) and direct to hospitals. Our OEM department has been manufacturing, molding, packaging and assembling devices for Richard Wolf Medical, WISAP Medical, Instrumed, Johnson & Johnson, Baxter, Cardinal Health, Medline and a wide number of distributors worldwide. We are a FDA audited, ISO 13485 Certified and a certified minority owned small business.

As a small company we can respond to customers' needs faster and provide personalized customer service. Serving some of the same clients for over 25 years as their OEM manufacturer is proof of our commitment to quality and service.

Quality Promise

The objective of Mectra Labs® is to supply quality products that meet or exceed the standards required by our customers and by law. We are committed to the efficient delivery of safe and reliable products worldwide. There are no exceptions to this commitment. Each and every employee, including management, is expected to understand and work towards our quality commitment. Success requires satisfied customers. Since 1988 our function has been to furnish the finest quality products and customer service and to do this more efficiently and economically than our competitors. If we can satisfy the customer’s needs, they will continue doing business with us. This Quality Assurance System reflects the corporation’s total commitment to achieving the goal of meeting the needs of our customers efficiently and safely.


Our Research and Development Department is on the leading edge of technology, taking ideas from concept to market, not only for Mectra® but also for private doctors and other medical companies.

We currently have 32 U.S. medical patents. Some of our current products are CO2 patient filter lines, 5mm suction/irrigation (S/I) probes, laser S/I probes, electrocautery S/I probes, custom tubing sets for irrigation and/or suction, Mr. Clear anti-fog solution, pneumoperitoneum needles, Electro Lube® anti-stick solution and custom packaging/sterilization. Mectra Labs® manufactures both plastic/metal goods and liquid dispensing goods for a wide number of clients.

Many of our products are CE Mark certified; we have sales organizations in many international countries including Australia, Canada, Japan, England, Germany, India, Israel, Japan and South Korea. Our customer base is solid. The majority of our products are in the Laparoscopic Field. However, we are involved in devices for cardiovascular, brain surgery, MRI, ENT, neurosurgical and any other field requested of us.


Mectra Labs® was established in 1988. Our manufacturing facility has full environmental controls, including air handlers which filter down to .2 micron particles, while laser particle air analyzers are used to monitor all production areas on a daily basis. All assembly personnel wear packaging room attire.

We contract package, contract manufacture, private label and develop products from concept to finished sterile goods with a diverse customer base. Mectra Labs® also has a Direct to the Hospital division for laparoscopic handheld instruments and accessories.

Diversity Statement

Mectra Labs® goal is to educate our entire organization to gain understanding and appreciation of culturally diverse businesses and groups in our profession and area. We implement hiring practices that enhance these values and beliefs within our organization, recognizing that a varied workforce supports an expanded customer base.

Mectra Labs®, being a minority owned business, knows first hand the importance of trade commerce with businesses that are and support culturally diverse groups. We ensure that our marketing and advertising efforts will be sensitive to and inclusive of all cultures.

Mectra Labs® is a Minority Business Enterprise certified by the Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council, an affiliate of the national Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.® (NMSDC®). View our certificate here.

Certificate of Compliance

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Healthtrust Purchasing Group - Supplier of the Year Award 2007
MedAssets - Medical Surgical Program - Bronze Supplier Award 2010
MedAssets - Medical Surgical Program - Bronze Supplier Award 2011