Aesculap AG (Aesculap) is a medical device company engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of products and services in operative medicine. The company offers products for use in neurosurgery, orthopaedics, spine, surgical technologies, vascular therapy and wound closure. The product range includes surgical instruments for open or minimally invasive surgery and implants for orthopaedics, neurosurgery and spinal surgery. Its product range also includes surgical sutures, sterile container systems, navigation systems as well as power systems. The company also operates Aesculap Academy, which provides training and education for physicians, surgeons, other medical staff and hospital managers. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of B. Braun Melsungen AG. The company is headquartered in Tuttlingen, Germany.