Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 23, 2004
NeoSurg Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of minimally invasive access products for laparoscopic surgery, is pleased to announce today that it has been granted a patent relating to its bladeless tip technology. The patent, U.S. No. 6,830,578, titled "Trocar" covers the bladeless tip geometry for the T2000 Reusable Trocar System.
"This new tip geometry provides for a blunt/bladeless insertion with minimal force. Our unique flat gradual slope creates a dilated wound track, firm fixation and minimal wound defect, said Pete OÂHeeron, President/CEO of NeoSurg Technologies, Inc. This patent will provide the market with a unique geometry and advance our efforts to bring advanced technology to the minimally invasive access market while recognizing the need to reduce cost for each procedure.Â
NeoSurg owns patents and has numerous pending patent applications for the minimally invasive access marketÂshowing a strong patent position and commitment to developing clinically sophisticated and cost effective solutions. The objective of the patents is to broaden the intellectual property protection worldwide for the T2000 Technology.
Currently, NeoSurg Technology is protected by over 13 patents and patent applications worldwide.
About the T2000 System
The T2000 System consists of a Reusable Trocar constructed of titanium and hard anodized aluminum for durability and reliability. The access tip is disposable which provides the surgeon with a choice of tip geometries. From a consistently sharp and controlled penetration to a bladeless entry, the surgeon can choose their geometry without changing the entire instrument. A locking shielding mechanism is attached to the main trocar to guard the tip during insertion.
About NeoSurg Technologies
NeoSurg Technologies, Inc., based in Houston, TX, is a privately held medical device company focused on bringing breakthrough products for minimally invasive surgery to market. These products are based on the CompanyÂs patented technology, which allows the combination of disposable components with reusable components in a sophisticated and reliable system.
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President and Chief Executive Officer
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