A strong foundation for a successful future
For more than 40 years, we have been a trusted family business, deriving great joy from delving in innovation and communication in the medical technology market. The following timeline describes our most important milestones:
Launch of the RC-FIT® family
World’s first breathing trainer and respiratory physiotherapy device in one with oscillations and sounds
RC-Space Chamber Compact & RC-Animal Chamber®
Introduction of a hygienically safe spacer for humans, as cleaning in dishwashers and using low temperatures are problematic in the home environment. In addition, development of an spacer for cats, dogs and horses, which enables inhalation with medication sprays.
Launch of the patient portal www.leichter-atmen.de
Since 2009, our patient portal leichter-atmen.de (in German language only) has guided a steadily growing number of patients with COPD, pulmonary emphysema, and asthma on their way to attaining a better quality of life.
First medical device manufacturer
to launch its own online shop
Start of international business in Latin America
First in-house development of a medical device
Prof. Dr. med. habil. Ulrich Cegla invents the RC-Cornet® for treatment of stubborn phlegm in the airways. This reimbursable respiratory therapy device is now a part of the standard equipment for many illnesses of the upper and lower respiratory tracts.
Launch of the first medical device (Peak-Flow-Meter)
Foundation of the company as a cosmetics manufacturer
Healthy sea air in a container – this regenerating cream marked with a butterfly was the cornerstone for RUTH CEGLA GmbH: Biological Regenerating Cream RUTH CEGLA