Current 2022: Corporate and Corporate Associate Members


Transforming wound care through science Your goal is to protect and support your patient along their surgical journey, hospital stay or community care. We are here to help address your challenges with leading innovations in negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT), surgical incision management, infection prevention, advanced wound care and skin integrity to help meet the needs of the people you care for every day. We can help drive toward better outcomes for your patients, focusing on data-rich evidence, world-class education, and innovative products. When we combine 3M’s science with your care and expertise, amazing things happen.

Smith + Nephew

Smith+Nephew is a global medical technology company. We design and manufacture technology that takes the limits off living. We support healthcare professionals to return their patients to health and mobility, helping them to perform at their fullest potential.
Our Advanced Wound Management portfolio provides a comprehensive set of products to meet broad and complex clinical needs, to help healthcare professionals get CLOSER TO ZERO human and economic consequences of wounds.


Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company, dedicated to improving well-being through excellent products and services. As part of its Personal Care offering, Essity provides innovative, high-quality medical solutions in Compression, Wound Care and Orthopedics. With renowned brands such as Leukoplast, Cutimed, JOBST, Actimove and Delta-Cast.

Equity Medical Technologies

We only supply to wholesalers, healthcare service providers and corporate institutions


Contact us: Tel: 021 461 2985 or email:


Developed and manufactured in South Africa, Cerdak is a unique wound dressing that is safe and user-friendly. The use of Cerdak is enhancing the quality of life of thousands of patients suffering from a wide variety of acute and chronic wounds. This world-class product is backed by appropriate quality management systems that continuously improve its technical innovation. Cerdak ceramic wound dressing consists of ceramic granules sealed in a sterile pouch. The micro-porous ceramic in the dressing absorbs excess wound moisture while micro-organisms suspended in the moisture adsorbs into the surface of the ceramic, giving it anti-microbial properties. Adsorption and atmospheric oxygen on the clean and moist wound bed creates ideal conditions for natural, fast and effective healing.


The HARTMANN GROUP began life in 1818 when industrial pioneer Ludwig von Hartmann acquired the Meebold spinning mill. His son, the visionary Paul Hartmann Sr. later founded the Paul Hartmann Bleaching, Dyeing and Dressing Company, a dressing material factory that revolutionised wound care. Our founding fathers were more than industrial pioneers. They instilled a drive, optimism and commitment to improving healthcare that lives on in the business to this day. Thanks to them, we are still innovating, actively seeking to improve healthcare through: wound management, disinfection, risk prevention, incontinence management and personal healthcare.

Next Bioscience

Next Biosciences is a biotech company combining medicine, science and technology to create innovative products and services, empowering you to invest in and take personal ownership of your future health

Maisha Medical

Maisha Medical has become a significant health care partner to the State Hospitals and Clinics since its inception. Internally, the company has a proud tradition of being a people-focused company, whilst externally Maisha Medical has a customer-centric policy. Having now built long-term relationships in the wound care market, Maisha Medical’s reputation and sales have grown exponentially year on year in the State Sector of South Africa.


Medinox distributes brands through strategic partnerships across the globe. We provide our healthcare practitioners and customers with a range of personal and international healthcare brands. We specialise in brand management, import, export, warehousing, distribution, sales and marketing of health, wellbeing and lifestyle products.


Safarmex was established in 1990 to assist clients in the Health Sector in procuring and distributing hospital and laboratory equipment and products. Safarmex has been operating within the Southern African Healthcare Industry directly through local branches, in strategic partnerships and joint ventures.

K2 Medical, a Kahma Group company, is built on partnerships with international market leaders and our ability to develop and manufacture locally relevant brands and products. Our aim is to provide innovative, top quality solutions, enhancing the lives of clinicians and patients.
We do this by adding value to our customers through offering quality products and services, by consistently meeting our customers’ expectations and by promoting and adhering to sound ethical business practices.

Baroque Medical

Baroque Medical, through its focus on customer needs, continues to be the Partner of Choice through the marketing, sales and distribution of reputable products that ensure better patient outcomes.


Mölnlycke works to develop wound management solutions that facilitate the healing and prevention of acute and chronic wounds – helping to improve patient clinical and economic outcomes across the continuum of care, from hospital to care in home settings.

Mölnlycke has a history of management innovations that deliver strong clinical and economic outcomes. In 1989, they invented Safetac® – an adhesive technology that enables dressings to be removed with less pain and damage to the wound and surrounding skin.


Beier Drawtex Healthcare is a South African medical device company with a global footprint that combines 80 years of manufacturing intelligence with an ambition to change the face of advanced wound care through unique technologies and clinical excellence.


Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa

Monday to Friday 08:00 to 16:00