Our Story

  • Autumn, 2017

    In Autumn, Wigmore Medical will be launching its Orthopaedic and Spinal Unit Surgical Centre in Yerevan, Armenia, as well as a branch of Wigmore Medical in the same building.

  • Summer, 2017

    In the UK, Wigmore Medical team now numbers over 70 people and continues to grow, namely with the opening of Wigmore Laboratories in Summer which will focus on Specials.

  • 2015

    Wigmore Medical France was established in Paris, where it provides the same high-level customer service to aesthetic clinics across the whole country with exclusivity of ZO Skin Health across the region.
  • 2013

    By 2013, F.A.C.E. had become a three-day event, the largest aesthetic conference in the UK, and held at the QE2 conference centre opposite Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament.

  • 2011-2014

    At the turn of the decade, Wigmore Medical became the exclusive distributor for brands such as Glo Therapeutics and Glo Minerals, as well as the revolutionary ZO Skin Health by Dr Zein Obagi. It also expanded to have the largest sales representative team in the industry covering the whole of the UK.

    During this Period

    • Wigmore Medical became a leader in importing special medicines UK.
    • As a licensed exporter of prescription medicines, it has dealt with clients over three continents, and has worked with the World Bank, among others, for drug tender specifications.

  • 2007

    F.A.C.E., now a two-day event with hundreds of attendees, became an independent company, and, along with the purchase of Body Language Journal, founded the marketing division servicing Wigmore Medical and the aesthetics industry.

  • 2005

    Wigmore Medical established its own training centre at 21-23 Wigmore Street in 2005. Hosting in-house as well as external courses, it provides CPD certified courses in Toxins, Fillers, Skincare and CPR to medical and aesthetic practitioners throughout the country and further abroad.

  • 2002-2004

    The early noughties saw the company adding products from Q-Med and Innomed to its aesthetic range, as well as adding aesthetic machinery from the likes of Syneron and others to its product portfolio, becoming a one-stop-shop for all clinical needs.

  • 2000-2001

    The beginning of the century saw the setting-up of training courses for facial aesthetics at Wigmore, while in 2001 Wigmore Medical held a seminar event on injectable fillers with Drs Jean and Alastair Carruthers for 75 attendees. This seminar series became the forerunner to the annual Facial Aesthetics Exhibition and Conference (F.A.C.E).

  • 1999

    Wigmore Medical became the first importer of BOTOXTM in the UK. This was the beginning of its expansion into the Medical Aesthetics field, and was followed by many other 'firsts' in the industry.

  • 1998

    In 1998, Porter Nash entered into partnership with the Henri Schein group for its medical equipment and mail order business, while Wigmore Medical became an independent company and moved to its current premises on 23 Wigmore Street.

  • 1985

    Wigmore Medical Ltd was established in 1985 as the pharmaceutical business of Porter Nash Medical, a retail pharmacy and medical equipment mail order company.

    1978-1998

    • Porter Nash was itself established on Wigmore Street in 1978 and by 1989 was the leading medical mail order supplier in the UK with its annual catalogue being distributed to over 60,000 medical practitioners. Porter Nash was first at 116 Wigmore Street, before moving into 83 and 120 in the same street, as well as running a travel medical shop with British Airways in its Regent's Street branch.