Surgical Specialties Corporation is proud to introduce the newest member of our family built on a heritage of precision sharpness and proven performance.
Sharpoint™ Solo™ I/A Handpiece
Make the switch to single use without sacrificing performance
Sharpoint™ Solo™ is the smart alternative to reusable providing:
• Consistent unobstructed flow
• Ergonomic sleek handle design
• Value pricing
Available in standard, soft tip, micro incision and bi-manual styles
The Sharpoint™ Solo™ I/A Handpiece along with the Sharpoint™ Next Generation Guarded Knife, Micro Polysyn™ Sutures and Single Use Instruments are just a few more ways we are still staying sharp.
Surgical Specialties™ Bone Wax has been a tradition in the medical industry for nearly 100 years. Our new 903-type formulation makes it softer and easier to handle, form, and apply than ever before. The peel-open foil packet is specifically designed for easy dispensing while providing optimum safety and convenience.
Produced at our ISO 13485 certified facilities and distributed throughout the world, Surgical SpecialtiesTM Bone Wax is a dependable choice for safety and value.
Surgical Specialties is proud to help put veterinary patients back on their paws - offering a line of sutures specifically used for animal health.
Surgical Specialties™ Animal Health Sutures
Introducing Surgical Specialties™ Animal Health sutures – the same high quality yet affordable sutures that we’ve been manufacturing for more than 30 years – now available for veterinary medicine.
The Quill™ Device secures closure of soft tissue by utilizing its unique barbed design and eliminates the need to tie knots.
The BioSentry™ tract sealant system is the first biopsy sealant system of its kind and represents a major advance in the prevention of lung biopsy-related pneumothorax.
The BioSentry™ system deploys a self-expanding hydrogel plug into the pleural space following biopsy. The plug expands, creating an airtight seal that closes the pleural puncture, reducing the risk of pneumothorax by more than 50%.1
Reference 1. Zaetta JM, Licht MO, Fisher JS, Avelar RL; Bio-Seal Study Group. A lung biopsy tract plug for reduction of postbiopsy pneumothorax and other complications: results of a prospective, multicenter, randomized, controlled clinical study. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2010;21:1235-1243.
Sharpoint™ UltraPlug™ Punctal Plugs
Long-term relief of dry eye symptoms.
Inserted into the punctal opening to block tear drainage through the canaliculus and enables the eye to retain more of its own natural tears. Available in: collagen, silicone, synthetic absorbable materials.
Redefines sharpness and efficiency in Endothelial Keratoplasty (EK)
Advanced trephine blade technology provides an exquisitely sharp cutting edge to achieve the critical fit needed for successful transplants. Disposable vacuum trephines, donor punch sets, and short or long handled trephines are available in sizes ranging from 6.00mm through 9.75mm, in 0.25mm increments.
Sharpoint™ Guarded Knives
Equipped with high-quality Sharpoint™ blades and a sliding protective sheath for protection from blade-related injuries. They are available in a wide variety of blade styles including paracentesis, slit, clear corneal and crescent designs.
Specialty Knives are available in a variety of shapes and sizes for various techniques and procedures.
Sharpoint™ Spoon Knives, Double Bevel
Sharpoint™ spoon knives feature a unique 320° cutting radius and ultra-thin blade to enhance precision cutting capabilities where multidirectional techniques are performed.
Sharpoint™ Aluminum Blade and Tip Handle
Compatible with the threaded tips of Sharpoint™ blade and tip items, the inner threads are standardized to fit most competitive collets and blades currently available. Sold individually.
Sharpoint™ vitrectomy knives create precise access incisions that may virtually eliminate wound leaks around probes and other posterior segment instruments. Used when removing all or some of the vitrious humor (fluid) from the eye in retina-related procedures.