Teleflex LLC started as an operating company that was focused on engineering then switched to solely a medical device company. They began with one product, a multi-strand helical cable and a gear that could convert push-pull motions into rotary motions.
Teleflex was incorporated into the United States in 1943, and they have acquired many companies since then including Arrow international, Pilling, Hudson RCI, Mayo Healthcare, Vascular Solutions, Neotract, etc.
They are a global provider of medical technologies created to improve the health and quality of people's lives. They work on solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, urology, emergency medicine, and respiratory care.