Kapitex was founded in 1991 and is a leading manufacturer and distributor of laryngectomy, tracheostomy and dysphagia medical devices, based in Wetherby, West Yorkshire.
The design, development, manufacture and distribution of laryngectomy, tracheostomy and dysphagia consumable medical devices is our key focus, and we are one of the largest suppliers of tracheostomy tubes to the NHS. These are manufactured by TRACOE in Germany and we are the sole UK distributor of these high-quality, technically advanced premium disposable items. We also manufacture and distribute a range of laryngectomy heat moisture exchange and filtration systems that are made in the UK and Asia, and have designed and developed innovative dysphagia products, to aid sufferers with drinking and swallowing difficulties. In addition, we are building our intellectual property portfolio with new international patents and registered designs.