About Derma Sciences Inc.

Tissue Regeneration in Wound Care Across the Spectrum

Derma Sciences is a Tissue Regeneration Company at the forefront of research and innovation for the management of acute and chronic wounds, and burns. The products we bring to the market are in the best tradition of evidence-based medicine, helping clinicians around the world improve clinical outcomes.

With you in mind, our portfolio has grown to provide clinicians with solutions to assist with tissue regeneration - from the start of a wound through to wound closure. From MEDIHONEY®, to XTRASORB®, to BIOGUARD®, ALGICELL® Ag, TCC-EZ® and now, AMNIOEXCEL® and AMNIOMATRIX®, our intelligent, evidence-based products help to advance healing for patients suffering from complex chronic or acute wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers, venous leg ulcers, pressure ulcers and burns.

Company Highlights

Giving new life to patient centered care – Using best practices to optimize outcomes with a novel Amniotic Tissue - 20 November 2014

Derma Sciences exhibited the AMNIO line of products & TCC-EZ® at the Desert Foot conference (November 19-21, 2014), which was a VA/DOD focus conference. Derma Sciences sponsored a symposium and a workshop. The Desert Foot Conference was in Phoenix, AZ on November 19-21, 2014.

The Impact of MEDIHONEY® on Deep Partial Thickness Burns. - 11 November 2014

Deep partial thickness burns present unique challenges to the burn care team. The patient may not be an ideal candidate for surgery, or excision and grafting may not be preferred out of concern for adverse cosmetic outcomes or functional compromise. Dr. Aballay, a Burn Surgeon and Medical Director, will review such challenging cases and examine where MEDIHONEY® has been instrumental in meeting these clinical needs.

Derma Sciences Gives Back: 2nd Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Event - 24 October 2014

Breast cancer can hit anyone at any time and I’m sure everyone of us has known someone who is a breast cancer survivor or someone who unfortunately has not survived this dreadful disease. My mom had breast cancer and she survived 5 years. Unfortunately, her breast cancer came back and she passed away at the age of 53 within months of her second diagnoses.

Battling "Opportunistic" Pathogens and Infections? View BIOGUARD® Power Webinar - 22 October 2014

Infection rates are staggering, continue to challenge the health care system and have been shown to increase mortality, hospital readmission rates, length of stay (LOS) and overall healthcare expenditures.
During this educational webinar, Dr. Karen Zulkowski, DNS, RN, Montana State University will discuss the potential causes of opportunistic pathogens and how they can cause disruption to healthy wound healing.

AMNIOEXCEL® Is Now Available on the Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) - 29 September 2014

AMNIOEXCEL® is a dehydrated human amnion-derived tissue allograft with intact extracellular matrix that provides structural tissue to advance soft tissue repair, replacement and reconstruction. AMNIOEXCEL® has All You Need to facilitate healing and support weakened and compromised tissue.

MEDIHONEY® Power Webinar 5: Now Avaliable Online - 23 September 2014

When a wound may potentially delay a patient's curative treatment, wound management becomes paramount. Join presenter Pat Dillow, MSN, APRN, CWOCN as she reviews the role of MEDIHONEY® in managing routine and challenging wounds in cancer patients.

An Actor's Story, starring Stephen Furst - 12 June 2014

TCC-EZ is the leading Total Contact Cast sold in the US. In this video you can hear how TCC-EZ helped a diabetic patient heal his foot ulcer and maybe save his foot. The patient is the actor and director Stephen Furst who was "Flounder" in Animal House and also appeared in St. Elsewhere and Babylon 5.