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 […]
Author(s): Timothy S. Snow, DO Teleflex Medical, Inc. received FDA approval for the next generation Percuvance™ Percutaneous Surgical System on April 8, 2016. The next generation Percuvance™ Percutaneous Surgical System is a percutaneous, micro-laparoscopic platform that combines a reusable handle with a low-profile instrument Shaft (2.9mm) and various 5mm End Effectors/Tool Tips. The benefits of […]
Levita Magnetics received FDA approval for the Levita Magnetic Surgical System on August 16, 2016.
This device is a magnetic surgical system. It is approved to grasp and retract the gallbladder during laparoscopic cholecystectomy procedures to facilitate visualization of the surgical site.