Medical and Life Sciences

Dexter is the recognized leader in magnetic solutions for medical solutions and the life sciences sector. Finding appropriate magnet materials and delivering complex systems that meet critical requirements is our driving force. Understanding and responding to your needs allows us to realize and optimize your application.

Leveraging our engineering and manufacturing expertise, our dedicated teams are able to work with you throughout your entire project – helping you define requirements, validating system specifications and manufacturing the optimized solution. Since 1960, Dexter has been the premier provider of permanent magnets for Class I, II and III medical solutions. Continuing to invest in state-of-the art technology, Dexter is fully capable of machining and assembling magnet solutions to the specification of the most demanding application. From low-tech components to high-tech assemblies, our goal is to enable you to take technology further, success higher and health care to the next level.


    • Arthroscopic surgery
    • Breast implant detectors
    • Catheter guidance systems
    • Dental implants
    • Hearing aids
    • Implanted magnetic valves
    • Laboratory mixing and stirring
    • Laser equipment
    • Magnetic resonance imaging/MRI
    • Pacemaker pumps
    • Dexter Precision Coatings for Medical Implants
    • Biomagnetic Separation and Resuspension for Diagnostics