Authors: Sarah Assali DO & Nova Szoka MD Standard Bariatrics received FDA approval for the Standard Clamp in October, 2016. The Standard Clamp is a device intended for use in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy to clamp the entire length of the stomach. It is a single-use, non-energized, laparoscopic clamp designed to help the surgeon establish a […]
Author: Timothy Snow, DO Human Xtensions received FDA approval for the HX device (HandX™) on Mar. 20, 2018. HandX™ is a single-use, handheld, powered laparoscopic device. HandX™offers the technical benefits of robotic surgery via a lightweight and cordless handheld modular platform. It is capable of passing through 5mm trocars and offers ease of access in […]
The FlexDex system is a minimally invasive surgical tool that provides surgeons with additional degrees of motion compared with traditional laparoscopic instruments.
The remedē System is an implantable nerve stimulator used to treat adults with moderate to severe central sleep apnea (CSA). The system consists of a battery-powered pulse generator which is implanted beneath the skin in the upper chest, and two transvenous wire leads that stimulate breathing. Programing the device is done via an external System Programmer and Programming wand.
Author(s): Sharona Ross MD FACS & Heather DeReus Medrobotics Corporation received FDA approval for Flex Robotic System and Flex Colorectal Drive on May 4, 2017. The Flex Robotic Colorectal System is comprised of the Flex Robotic System and the patient-contacting portion called the Flex Colorectal Drive. The Flex Robotic Colorectal System is a video endoscope […]