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Surgical Holdings: Urology

Here at Surgical Holdings, we provide a vast and detailed range of urology instrumentation. We are proud to manufacture all general surgical instruments  within the urology catalogue, produced carefully by our highly skilled technicians, and repair Urology Scopes, from our UK head office.

Our urology instrument catalogue includes the following categories:

  • Urethral Bougies – Cylindrical instrument for introduction into the urethra, usually for calibrating or dilating restricted areas.
  • Urethral Sounds – Probes to increase the inner diameter of the urethra and to locate any obstructions in it.
  • Retractors – To protect vulnerable areas from damage during the transecting and removal of a urethral defect.
  • Forceps – For removing foreign bodies from the urethra.
  • Repair of Urology Endoscopes – including cystoscopes, hysteroscopes, resectoscopes, nephroscopes and ureteroscopes

Whilst we provide a variety of general instrumentation in house, we also have great pleasure in distributing other established brand names within the industry, such as Symmetry Surgical, for whom we are an exclusive Distributor.

Please see below a brief overview of the products and services for each brand:

Symmetry Surgical® Urology Instruments

“Symmetry Surgical has a dedicated facility and team in Tuttlingen, Germany, the global centre for high-quality surgical instrument manufacturers. The instruments are manufactured in conformance with proven processes that combine the latest technologies with the time-honoured traditions that are the foundation of the craft of instrument manufacturing. Well-trained and experienced surgical instrument makers produce the instruments by hand. Masters in their profession, instrument makers fine-tune each instrument before it is shipped to our inspection and receiving site, where each receives a thorough review for quality and fine craftsmanship.” – Symmetry Surgical

Through Symmetry Surgical®, we are able to offer their selection of specialised urology instruments including the following products:

  • Catheters
  • Guides
  • Clamps
  • Forceps
Bookwalter retractor

Alongside their own range of urology instruments, their outstanding and unique Bookwalter® retractor is widely used and highly recommended by surgeons for many urological procedures.

As you may have read in a previous blog, which was dedicated to the Bookwalter®, you will understand that the retractor is a high-quality table fixed retractor that allows for improved access to the operating field and stable retraction throughout long procedures. There are various ring sizes, retractor blades, and ratchet styles to choose from to customise your kit. This innovative retractor can be used for various procedures such as kidney or prostate removal, amongst many other things.

Thank you for reading the above blog. We have various different catalogues to download on our website for the above products/service, which are useful to refer back to and can be saved to your desktop. Please do not hesitate to contact our head office team if you have any questions or would like request pricing on any of the listed products: 01702 602050 or

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Daniel Coole has been involved in the surgical instruments and the medical device industry for the past 17 years and is the Managing Director of innovative surgical instrument manufacturer, Surgical Holdings. Daniel is also the Vice Chairman of the Association for British Healthcare Industries Surgical Instrument Group.

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