Product Manufacturers

Healthstar Associates represents product brands and manufacturers in a wide range of areas, including orthopedics, physical therapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, incontinence, wound care, aids to daily living and mobility equipment.  The following list of premier manufacturers represents a sampling of the market segments we serve.  Contact us for a complete list of companies and products we represent.

ACCESS4U

Access4U Inc was established to provide individuals affordable, easy access into and out of their homes.    Access4U manufactures a full range of aluminum ramp products including Modular ramps, MINI ramps, Threshold ramps and portable folding ramps.  These ramps allow people to go about their daily activities safely and to live comfortably at home with family and friends. The slip resistant walking surface has been tested by an independent lab to meet ADA guidelines.   Products have been thoroughly tested, reviewed by engineers for structural integrity and use.  With a modern and flexible manufacturing system the company is able to customize standard products to fit the home’s unique requirements. All Access4U products are manufactured in the United States.   http://www.access4uinc.com

Alex Orthopedic, Inc.

A little over 25 years ago, Alex Orthopedic, Inc. was formed. Over the years our product offering has expanded from Orthopedic Products to include; Pillows and Cushions, Daily Use and Designer Canes, Compression Hosiery, DME Products and Diagnostic Products. Since the beginning, Alex has had one consistent strategy, to create a single source of high quality, Retail Home Healthcare Products that result in positive patient outcomes and solid profit margins for the retailer. Our manufacturing plant, distribution facility and corporate office is centrally located in Grand Prairie, Texas. Take some time and visit our website to see all Alex Orthopedic has to offer.  This past year, we upgraded our website to include business to business capabilities to enhance the ordering process. http://www.alexorthopedic.com/ 

Beaumont Products

Beaumont Products was founded in 1991 and is a leading developer, manufacturer, and distributor of citrus based air fresheners, specialty cleaners, and personal care products to retail, commercial, and institutional markets in the US and abroad. Beaumont brands include: Citrus Magic air fresheners and cleaners, Veggie Wash fruit and vegetable wash, Clearly Natural soaps, and Trewax floor care products in the retail marketplace. The Citrus II brand of products in the institutional and healthcare market. Citrus II products have proven safe and effective in healthcare environments for over a decade. http://www.citrus2.com/

Duralife

Duralife, Inc. the leader in PVC Health Care products. We manufacture a complete line of wheeled shower/commode chairs, transfer systems, gurneys, laundry and linen carts. We bend the PVC into graceful egronomic shapes that eliminate sharp corners and edges. Making our products safer for the patients and caregivers. http://www.duralife-usa.com/

Kareco

Kareco International, Inc. has been providing innovative products to the DME industry since 1983. Our Kareco-branded products include reusable underpads, decorative chair pads, adult bibs, hospital bed linens and reusable underpants. We distribute other name-brand items which include the Dry-Pro and AquaShield lines of cast protectors, Penco ski glides and walker balls, TravelJohn disposable urinals, Carlten gel-foam seat cushions, and more. Most recently, we added an extensive line of ADL products made by the British-owned firm, The Helping Hand Company.

Since our inception, Kareco has always endeavored to provide a beneficial price/quality ratio, which means your customers get the most "bang for the buck!" Please visit our website at www.kareconj.com, or call our toll-free number at 1-800-8-KARECO.

KT TAPE

Leader in sports medicine taping products, provides pain relief solutions and support for hundreds of sports-related injuries and common aches and pains. Used by professional athletes, Olympians, and everyday athletes, KT TAPE products have been adopted in nearly every sport—enjoying a marquis position in competitive professional sports and poised for explosive growth in commercial markets.

WHAT IS KT TAPE?
KT TAPE is an elastic sports and fitness tape designed for muscle, ligament and tendon pain relief and support.

WHO ITS FOR?
Whether you’re training for your first marathon, getting ready for your next game, reaching a personal fitness goal, or just trying to get through the day, you already know that nothing slows you down faster than pain and injury. KT TAPE is lightweight, comfortable to wear, and can be used for hundreds of common injuries such as lower back pain, knee pain, shin splints, carpal tunnel syndrome, and tennis elbow, just to name a few. KT TAPE not only looks good, but it also provides 24 hour relief per application for days at a time through sweat, strain and humidity, and can even be worn in water thanks to our specially designed adhesive. www.Ktape.com

LIMBKEEPERS

Limbkeepers knit sleeves and gloves help protect fragile, thin skin from abrasions, skin tears, bruising, and injury from impact on arms, hands, and legs. Our sleeves are effective in post surgery healing and wound/burn care management providing much needed protection for newly healed skin. Also helpful in providing relief for Raynaud's disease symptoms. Limbkeepers non-compression, seamless, form fitting, easy care products provide cushioned comfort and can be easily worn under apparel without bulk. Limkeepers preserve skin integrity while giving confidence and dignity to the wearer. www.limbkeepers.com

Made in the USA

Medtrition

Over the past 22 years Medtrition has become a premier medical foods solution developer and supplier with direct distribution established in over 20 countries around the world. We produce many clinically proven medical foods designed specifically to enhance patient or a resident’s quality of life, speed condition recovery, reduce patient and facilities overall care costs and lessen reliance on traditional pharmacological intervention.   Unlike dietary supplements, medical food products are formulated to provide nutrients for specific conditions such as Urinary Tract Infections know as UTI’s, pressure ulcers, protein energy malnutrition, diarrhea and constipation.  In fact Medtrition’s line of products are designed to be used to meet the challenges of over 20 separate medical conditions. www.medtrition.com

Supracor 

Supracor is the originator of fusion-bonded honeycomb technology, a flexible form of aerospace honeycomb utilized in products that promote the health and safety of people and animals.  Naturally antibacterial, antifungal and allergen free, Supracor's products are exclusively made in California's Silicon Valley from American-made, non-toxic, recyclable materials.  Supracor's lightweight, machine-washable Stimulate honeycomb wheelchair cushions provide Total Pressure Management - pressure relief, reduced shearing and ventilation to control heat and moisture - the key to preventing and healing pressure sores.  A versatile, engineered material, Supracor's shock-absorbing honeycomb can be found in high-performance applications such as saddle pads for horses, fighter jet aircraft seats, sports protective equipment and bumpers for amusement park rides. http://www.supracor.com/