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Surgical Holdings: Neuro History

We’re going to take a look at some historical facts and figures in the world of neurosurgery and how their inspiring inventions became lasting legacies, which are still used in neuro theatres today.

Harvey Cushing (1869-1939)

Harvey Cushing was a leading pioneer in the field of neurosurgery, and actually introduced North America

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Surgical Holdings: Trays, Baskets & Fixation

Surgical Holdings stock a variety of all commonly used din baskets. Whilst we stock a vast range of popular sizes, we also provide bespoke and made to measure sizes for each individual requirement which ensures each basket is more efficient for cleaning and reprocessing.

We are able to custom make your din/endoscope baskets, with amendments such

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Surgical Holdings: Electrosurgery

Spotlight on Electrosurgical

Surgical Holdings provide a vast range of diathermy and bipolar tools. Our wide range of diathermy instruments are designed for electrosurgery, which covers the electrical stimulation of neural and muscle cells. Please see below some of the headline products within our range of diathermy instruments:

Diathermy & Bipolar Forceps

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Surgical Holdings: MDR Update for the (Thomas) Codman Surgical Instrument Portfolio Class III Medical Devices

The ever evolving industry.

Any device that comes into direct contact with the Central Nervous System is considered to be class III. The central nervous system isdefined by the following three main parts:

BrainMeninges Spinal Cord

As the industry is changing, in order to sell a class III product, you

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Surgical Holdings: Smoke Evacuation

What are your thoughts?

In the UK, Patients, Nurses, ODPs and Surgeons are exposed to surgical smoke, plume and aerosols during multiple procedures. Surgical smoke is produced by various surgical devices, machines and equipment such as: lasers, electrosurgical units, high speed drills etc. All of these devices produce heat, which allows the surgeon to achieve

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Surgical Holdings: Bookwalter ® Retractor

“Good exposure is the key to good surgery”. – John Bookwalter, MD.

As Surgical Holdings’ are the exclusive distributor for Symmetry Surgical in the UK, it is with great pleasure to notify you of the variety of outstanding, innovative and carefully crafted products that the range has to offer. This includes the heritage of Codman &

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Surgical Holdings: BiTech Bipolar Scissor

Surgical Holdings’ proudly confirm that we distribute the BiTech Bipolar scissor as part of the extensive Bissinger range, which meets all relevant and applicable regulations.

BiTech bipolar scissors, enable cutting and dissection with simultaneous bipolar coagulation. The scissors have a wide variety of uses and can be used for a large number of applications in

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Surgical Holdings: Hermann Endoscopes, Laparoscopic Instruments & Endoscopic Instruments

Surgical Holdings’ are pleased to confirm that we are the exclusive distributor in the UK for the prestige Hermann range of German manufactured laparoscopic & endoscopic instruments. The Hermann range is manufactured in South West Germany, with over 50 years of providing expertise, precision and high quality products. Hermann products are listed on the NHS Supply Chain Framework Agreement

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