About | GlideWear


At GlideWear, we are dedicated to finding innovative ways to improve people’s lives.

GlideWear products help amputees, wheelchair users, and people with limited mobility reduce the friction and shear that cause painful wounds, diabetic foot ulcers, and bed sores.

About GlideWear

GlideWear, a low-friction fabric technology, was created by Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, a Minnesota-based med tech company. Tamarack is dedicated to finding innovative ways to improve people’s lives. Tamarack was founded in 1990 in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, Inc. is dedicated to manufacturing innovative, clinically effective, and durable solutions to provide and restore mobility and comfort for our customers.

Our Commitment to Giving Back

Our products are manufactured with efforts of reducing material waste whenever possible. We actively recycle & reuse materials and equipment across all manufacturing and sales activities.

Tamarack contributes funds, materials, and employee time to help educate healthcare providers across the world.


Awards, Certifications, & Memberships

Minnesota Business Magazine Manufacturing Award 2015

2015 Winner

Leaders in Health Care 2016 Finalist

2016 Finalist

Corporate Advisory Council Member

Corporate Advisory Council Member

American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists


American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association


Medical Alley Association