Bear Medic Corporation was established in 1960 as an affiliate plant for Citizen Watch Co.,Ltd., one of the world leading timepiece manufacturers, and has achieved steady
performance by accumulating technology, as well as streamlining and automating an ideal environment for producing precision instruments.
In 2001, we acquired ISO9001 certification and have been striving to provide safe and reliable products.
After company name change to "Bear Medic Corporation" in May 2002, we made a fresh start as a company focusing on the medical sector.
We do both domestic and overseas business as a general medical suture material manufacturer. Making full use of high-processing technology, we develop numerous
microsurgical suture needles, vessel clips, cardiac suture needles and suture needles for plastic and ophthalmic surgery in our Medical Suture Material Department.
In addition, we develop extremely accurate medical titanium products in our Implant Material Department.
We wish to contribute to better medical care by introducing original products as a manufacturer with R&D performance.
|Name||Bear Medic Corporation|
1361 Daigo, Daigo-machi, Kuji-gun, Ibaraki Prefecture 319-3526 Japan
Telephone : +81 295 72 1811 (operator) Fax : +81 295 72 4157
Yushima Bear-Bldg. 2-31-24, Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0034 Japan
Telephone : +81 3 3818 4041 Fax : +81 3 3818 4042
Nishimiyahara 1-8-33-102, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka City 532-0004 Osaka Prefecture
Telephone： +81 6
|Capital||10 million Yen|
|Number of employee||103|
|Business domain||Manufacturing and sales of medical devices|
|1960||Kyowa Presicion Instruments Corporation was established in Kashiwa, Chiba prefecture and initially produced wristwatches as an affiliate of Citizen Watch Co, Ltd.|
|1969||As business expanded, a new factory was opened in Daigo-machi, Kuji-gun, Ibaraki Prefecture.|
|1983||The Medical Division was established at the Daigo factory, began developing surgical suture products, and obtained a medical-device-manufacturing license.|
|1985||The Medical Division moved to Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo and began selling BEAR products in Japan, the U.S.A, Europe, Southeast Asia, and Middle East.|
|1990||The Medical Division relocated its office in the same district for sales expansion.|
|1995||A series of original titanium implant products known as the "Screw Plate System" was launched in the domestic market.|
|1996||A new factory and office began operation at the Daigo site.|
|1998||The Higashidate and the Daigo manufacturing sites are consolidated into the Precision Equipment Division.|
A new factory producing state-of-the-art timepieces began operation at the Daigo site.
|2001||The main plant obtained ISO9001 certificate, which is an international standard of quality management for medical device, implant material and|
wristwatch production. The titanium "Bone Extension Device, AVD System" was launched.
|2002||To enable further expansion, the company changed its name from Kyowa Presicion Instruments Corporation to Bear Medic Corporation.|
The office moved to Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo for sales expansion.
|2004||We acquired ISO9001 and ISO13485 certificates.|
|2005||We acquired CE certificate for the nylon suture needle and disposable vessel clip.|
|2011||We introduced Coated Synthetic Absorbable Braided Polyglycolic Acid Suture (Surgisorb) , Synthetic Absorbable Polydioxanone Monofilament Sutures (Monostinger) ,|
and Purse String Suture with Straight Needle (Bear FLEX Needle)