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At a glance

About Smith & Nephew

Smith & Nephew supports healthcare professionals in more than 100 countries in their daily efforts to improve the lives of their patients. We do this by taking a pioneering approach to the design of our advanced medical products and services, by securing wider access to our diverse technologies for more customers globally, and by enabling better outcomes for patients and healthcare systems.

  • We have around 15,000 employees around the world.
  • Global Annual sales in 2015 were more than $4.6 billion.

We are a constituent of the UK's FTSE100 and our shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange and through American Depository Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN)

Smith & Nephew is a global medical technology company with a focus on repairing and healing the human body in three high-growth sectors: Orthopaedics, Endoscopy and Wound Management.

The company creates innovative products, whose performance has earned the trust of clinicians around the world. We are very proud that every day our products help improve people's lives.
Smith & Nephew have a strong foundation in the ANZ region, having been established in Australia in 1950 and New Zealand in 1953. Smith & Nephew is organized across five Australia state offices and three in New Zealand with our head offices located in North Ryde, Sydney. Smith & Nephew has three divisions: Wound Management, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine and Ear, Nose and Throat.

Wound Management

  • Products that speed up the healing process in difficult-to-heal wounds
  • Dressings and products for acute and chronic wounds, including diabetic wounds and burns

Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

  • Helping people regain their mobility and flexibility faster
  • Leading-edge joint replacement systems, trauma products for fracture repair and other medical devices

Ear, Nose and Throat

  • Helping surgeons work on tissue more efficiently and effectively, so patients can get back on their feet faster
  • Endoscopy and arthroscopy solutions for minimally invasive surgery