The Southern Group of bio-technology companies was formed in 1987. Since the group's inception this dynamic group has concentrated on implant devices conforming to the highest standards of quality and bio-compatibility.

Glycar S.A is located in the Southern Implants Office Park and has the benefit of the adjacent resources of these biomedical device companies.

To visit the websites of the Southern Group of Companies, please click on the respective weblink below.

Southern Implants

Southern Implants (Pty) Ltd, develops and manufactures dental implants and associated prosthetic devices. Southern Implants has been one of the pioneers in this field and has contributed extensively to the enhancements with respect to osseo-integration of implant devices, surgical techniques, patient education and options of treatment.

Southern Medical

Southern Medical (Pty) Ltd. was established in 2001 and designs, manufactures and distributes a variety of the highest quality orthopaedic and neuro-surgical implantable devices and surgical instrumentation, for both local and international distribution. The company is comprised out of spine surgery, foot surgery, maxillo facial surgery and neuro surgery devisions.

Southern ENT

Southern ENT (Pty) Ltd. (Ear Nose & Throat) is the Southern Company in the group of companies that is the proud distributor of the Nucleus Cochlear implants and Cochlear Bone Anchored Hearing (BAHA) systems for the hearing impaired.

Southern Cryoscience

Southern Cryoscience specializes in the high quality harvesting, processing and cryopreservation of donor hearts for heartvalve transplantations. This takes place in a state of the art, Class 100 facility, specifically erected for this purpose.

Medika SA

Medika SA (Pty) Ltd is the Southern Group company dedicated to the research of, and development of woundcare products.

Skin Rejuvenation Technologies

Skin Rejuvenation Technologies is the Southern company specializing in anti-aging cosmeceuticals under the Optiphi brand name. These products have won accolades such as the Marie Claire Prix d'Excellence de la Beaute Award 2011.