No: 1, Sivagangai Main Road, Veerapanchan
625 020 Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Phone: +91 – 452 – 2446100
Mobile: 9344689129
Fax: +91 – 452 – 2446200


Company Contacts
Department/ Name Address

Suture Needle Division Aurolab, No: 1, Sivagangai Main Road, Veerapanchan, 625 020 Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Company Figures
Number of employees 100-499
Sales volume 1-9 Mio US $
Export content max. 50%
Year of foundation 1992
Area of business Commodities and Consumer Goods for Surgeries and Hospitals

Company Profile

Aurolab, the manufacturing division of Aravind Eye Hospital, supplies high quality ophthalmic consumables at affordable prices to developing countries. Since its inception in 1992 as a non-profit charitable trust, Aurolab has set up manufacturing facilities to produce intraocular lenses (IOLs), suture needles, ophthalmic pharmaceuticals and surgical blades.


Established with technical knowledge from Europe, our state-of-the-art facility manufactures high quality micro suture needles used in Ophthalmic and microsurgeries with wire diameters starting from 70 microns. Since our inception we had produced more than eight million ophthalmic suture needles. Custom made products are also manufactured by us. We are exporting to 120 countries and involve our self in private labeling.

Aurolab Suture Needle Division is certified by UL as ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 13485:2003. Suture needles in Nylon and Silk are certified by USFDA and most of our products are CE certified. The World Health Organization (WHO) Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certification was awarded to the division, confirming that all suture needles are made in compliance with international standards.

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