global medical manufacturer since 1973 over 45 years strong
about deroyal
With an ever-expanding customer base, DeRoyal has built one of the most vertically integrated companies in the medical business. Every business unit of DeRoyal shares the same dedication to customer service. We firmly believe that service levels must always exceed expectations so that you, our customers, can concentrate on the very important business of caring for patients.
Brian DeBusk CEO
Brian DeBusk, CEO
our mission
Global Medical Manufacturer Founded in 1973
DeRoyal Industries is committed to improve the clinical quality and economic health of its customers. Our broad and deep workforce of 1,900 employees within 2.5 million square feet under roof, operates collectively between 21 facility locations in 6 countries, with manufacturing assets on 3 continents. Our world-wide team brings value to customers in several distinct markets that include surgical devices, unitized delivery systems, orthopedic supports and bracing, and wound care dressings.

At DeRoyal, we combine fundamental manufacturing capabilities with unique services and information technology tools to deliver unparalleled quality and value to our customers. Nearly 100 patents and 25,000 different products offered stand as testimony to the creative resolve of the DeRoyal team to deliver revolutionary products and services that benefit clinicians and patients.
’70s
After noticing many deteriorating plaster casts, a young pharmaceutical salesman in Tennessee has an idea for an orthopedic cast boot. 

That salesman is the DeRoyal founder, Pete DeBusk.
innovation
’80s
Throughout the ‘80s, DeRoyal initiates its first major physical expansion with construction in New Tazewell, TN… now the largest manufacturing campus.

DeRoyal is the first company in the medical industry to offer custom procedural trays on a just-in-time basis.
 
building
’90s
Throughout the early 1990s, DeRoyal develops and introduces innovative products and global initiatives, as well as a new division of medical products: wound care.

Several expansions through acquired factories and companies establish DeRoyal as an international company.
acquisition
’00s
DeRoyal continues to expand domestically and internationally. DeRoyal celebrates 30+ years in business, and continues to expand the product catalog divisions.

Moving into the digital age, DeRoyal influences an e-business initiative focusing on business development and new uses for web-based tools.
expansion
’10s
DeRoyal continues with the same entrepreneurial spirit in which it was founded. 

Our mission is to manufacture quality products and provide our customers added value with innovative services. 

Today, DeRoyal is a leading supplier of orthopedic softgoods to hospitals in the U.S.
growth
20s
Today
As we look to the future, DeRoyal advances with additional innovative services and products.

The Continuum® System with RFID technology provides automated inventory control devices and solutions.

Dominican Republic location doubles size of its facilities.

DeRoyal Sterilization services accommodate for large third-party contracts.
DIRECTION
It has been a long-standing part of DeRoyal’s strategic vision to be able to manufacture a diverse group of products to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our customers.
Pete DeBusk, Founder & Chairman
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careers at deroyal
DeRoyal continuously seeks bright, self-motivated individuals to add value to our organization. Our employees are our most important asset. DeRoyal employees believe in teamwork and dedication, and understand that being a market leader involves a sense of urgency and strong commitment to quality.

If you are looking for a challenging career, team atmosphere, and a great place to grow both professionally and personally, DeRoyal is the company of choice.
DeRoyal is committed to continually identifying and eliminating risks to our employees, the public and the environment.
news & events
  • Jan 8
    2020
    From youth to high school and collegiate to pro, thousands of athletes take to the gridiron to participate in this great American past time. Unfortunately, with the coming of Fall and football, also come injuries.
  • Nov 22
    2019
    DeRoyal wins the 2019 AIM Case Study Competition for our study, "Improving Quality of Care and Reducing Cost Burdens Through NPWT Management Automation."
  • Oct 1
    2019
    Deroyal employees Nick and Zack win at the UT Capstone Project Showcase
SUPPORTING
OUR COMMUNITY
At DeRoyal, we support our local
community where we live,
work, and play.
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upcoming tradeshow participation

  • 4/28

    RFID JOURNAL LIVE!
    Orlando, FL

    ATTEND THE WORLD’S LARGEST AND MOST IMPORTANT EVENT FOCUSED ON RFID AND IOT TECHNOLOGIES

  • 5/2

    AAOE
    San Diego, CA

    The 2020 AAOE Annual Conference is going west to find top notch education, stellar keynotes, and spectacular networking! Join other orthopedic practice professionals from around the nation for this unforgettable event.

  • 5/13

    SAWC
    San Diego, CA

    The SAWC Spring | Wound Healing Society meeting features exciting new cutting-edge topics led by the most dynamic and influential educators in wound healing to create a dynamic and unified voice to support our shared mission—improving patient care.

  • 5/13

    EWMA 2020
    London, England
    The EWMA Conference will focus on how global collaboration in wound care can deliver cost-effective, high-quality wound care at a local level.
  • 5/24

    NTI
    Indianapolis, IN
    The National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition offers learning, inspiration and celebration for high-acuity and critical care nurses.
  • 6/7

    WOCN
    Cleveland, OH

    The WOCNext conference merges the historic legacy of the specialty with the next generation of the WOC practice. WOCNext provides attendees with an enhanced conference experience that advances the practice and delivery of expert healthcare to individuals with wound, ostomy, and continence care needs.

  • 6/15

    VGM Heartland
    Waterloo, IA
    VGM’s Heartland Conference offers two days of education in areas such as retail, rehab, marketing, accessibility, compliance, HR and leadership, and more.