About Richard Wolf Medical Instruments


Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation is a part of Richard Wolf GmbH one of the leading manufacturers of high-quality products for endoscopic diagnosis and therapy in human medicine. We are very proud to provide solutions within the Human Medicine field as well as individual solutions in the field for industrial applications.

As a full-range supplier in endoscopy, Richard Wolf GmbH has a workforce of 1400 highly qualified employees. We operate as part of an innovative international group, our mother company based in Germany, with 7 subsidiaries, and 120 regional offices worldwide.

Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation, USA is located in the heart of the Midwest just north of Chicago and has been servicing the United States since 1972. Our modern facility in Vernon Hills houses manufacturing, assembly, sales and marketing, repair, customer services and administration functions. The mission of Richard Wolf GmbH is to advance the science of Endoscopy through the continual support and advancement of research with leading universities and physicians.

Richard Wolf supports a broad range of endoscopic surgical specialties while also providing support to highly-specialized niche markets. Leading surgeons work with Richard Wolf to develop endoscopic innovations, as well as assist in the improvement of existing products. As a result, Richard Wolf has pioneered many endoscopic products and procedures. 

Our core competencies have always been in the design of optical systems and precision stainless-steel instruments. Additionally, we have expanded our portfolio to include a complete operating room (OR) system of integrated video and electronics.