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Why Choose a 3M™ Littmann® Stethoscope?

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Delivering more than just clear heart sounds

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Millions of clinicians around the world depend on 3M™ Littmann® stethoscopes daily, trusting in the brand’s profession-leading innovations and performance to make a difference to their patients’ lives.

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Choose a stethoscope that makes a difference

  • 3m littmann stethoscope provides the best quality of sounds for doctors

    Hear the difference

    Each 3M™ Littmann® stethoscope is precision-engineered and built to strict process and quality controls for a consistently high level of performance. Innovative technology features offer enhanced sound acoustics that enable you to pick up even the subtlest sounds.

  • see the difference with 3m littmann

    See the difference

    Stethoscopes with stiff tubing can kink or bend, pulling on eartips and making it hard to use. 3M™ Littmann® stethoscope tubing hangs straight and flexes easily. Also, 3M™ Littmann® chestpieces come in various finishes to suit your personal style.

  • Feel the difference with 3m littmann

    Feel the difference

    3M™ Littmann® stethoscopes offer enhancements for you and your patients’ comfort: soft-sealing snap-tight eartips fit comfortably inside ears, non-chill bell sleeves insulate steel open bells from skin, and fostering a more meaningful doctor-patient relationship is helped along by stethoscopes that reflect your personality.

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Find a combination that’s perfect for you.

Filter 3M™ Littmann® Cardiology IV™ and Classic III™ stethoscopes by tubing colour, chestpiece finish, and more.

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stethoscope history

Dr. Littmann’s Legacy

Since Dr. David Littmann patented his transformative new stethoscope in the early 1960s, the device has turned from a simple device into a powerful diagnostic tool.

Today, millions of doctors, nurses, medical students and veterinarians use a 3M™ Littmann® stethoscope, with many posting their 3M™ Littmann® stories online.


View the 3M™ Littmann® history.
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View stethoscopes in the 3M™ Littmann® range

  • 3M™ Littmann® Cardiology Series

    Sturdy, refined, and designed for superior acoustic performance.

  • 3M™ Littmann® Classic Series

    Compact, sensitive and lightweight, it’s perfect for general physical assessments and diagnoses.

  • 3M™ Littmann® Electronic Series

    Enhanced amplification and noise reduction for high-performance auscultation.  

Ready to purchase a 3M™ Littmann® stethoscope? Here’s where you can get one online.

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