A New Beginning

For 125 years, Abbott has continually evolved to advance practices in medicine, science and technology—shaping new ways to help people lead healthier lives. The separation of our proprietary pharmaceutical business into the independent AbbVie marks the start of a new era for our company and our continued commitment to the people we serve.

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Today, Abbott is one of the most diversified and far-reaching health care leaders. Our expertise across diagnostics, medical devices, nutrition and pharmaceuticals inspires innovations that address health needs of people throughout their lives—from prevention to diagnosis to treatment.



With resources, expertise and people around the world, Abbott is truly a global company. Our solid commitment and presence in both developing and emerging economies provide us perspective that translates into meaningful local innovations and better access to some of the most trusted and reliable products and technologies where they are needed the most.



Whether next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel packaging and reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare all of which hold the promise of improving lives.

Today, we remain committed to the people we are here to serve.

For patients and consumers, we are exploring the frontiers of health to develop better options and achieve better outcomes.

For healthcare professionals, we are sharing our expertise across health disciplines to help create sustainable health solutions where they are needed the most.

For our shareholders, we are developing the kind of essential, life-enhancing products that will ensure the enduring growth and success of our business.

For our employees, we are honoring our heritage and our values by striving to make an even greater impact on health the world over.