Technologies

Hernia Mesh Placement Device

  • Category: Medical Devices
  • Investment Status: Pre-Seed
  • Medical Field: Other
  • Patent Status: PCT
  • Medical Center: Kaplan
  • Inventors: Dr. Igor Igov

Placing a hernia mesh 1 cm off center can result in hernia reoccurrence.

Advantages og the new Technology:

  • Improvement in accuracy of mesh placement
  • Reduction in mesh related OR time
  • Stand alone device – not mesh specific
  • Does not require dedicated trocar
  • Following mesh introduction, trocar is free to be used with other laparoscopic instruments