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A customer survey: Long-term users rate the Sutter radiofrequency technology as a reliable, durable and easy-to-use solution

Radiofrequency has found its place as a precision tool in ENT and microsurgery. Surgeons around the world have benefitted from this technology for a variety of indications from sleep surgery to tonsil surgery as well as head and neck surgery. 

 

Sutter is breaking ground for its new building in Emmendingen

March 5, 2020, is a special day in the history of the Sutter. After a long planning phase and intensive preparations, the ground-breaking ceremony in Emmendingen finally took place today. 

 

Extension of the Management Board

We are pleased to welcome a new member to the extended management board at Sutter. Dr. Simone Peschl, who has been responsible for Business Development & Product Management since 2018, will join the management team around CEO Bert Sutter as VP Business Development & Market Access from March 2020.

 

Sutter successfully obtains re-certification of MDD & ISO13485:2016

Last week we successfully completed our re-certification audit. During the 3-day visit our company and products were audited and confirmed according to ISO13485:2016 and Medical Device Directive (MDD). The new certificate is now valid for another 4 years.

 

Reflecting on 2019

At the beginning of the year we often look back on the past year and make plans for the new year. In this context we would like to share a few words by CEO Bert Sutter with you.

 

NEW: RaVoR™ Bipolar Electrodes now available

We are excited to announce that our established RaVoR™ bipolar electrodes will be launched for the US market at the AAO-HNSF in New Orleans this weekend. The instruments are available for the radiofrequency volume reduction of the inferior turbinates and the soft palate. Visit us at booth #1716 at the AAO-HNSF or learn more here.

 

Green Party Politicians Kerstin Andreae and Dr. Sandra Detzer visit Sutter

As part of their "climate and economy" tour, Green Party politicians Kerstin Andreae and Dr. Sandra Detzer visited Sutter today.

 

A piece of history: the origins of the non-stick technology

In the late 90’s, Jonathan Thorne (CEO & President, Silverglide Surgical Technologies) was shown what he described as the “perfectly balanced bipolar forceps” by a surgeon he knew in California. It did, however, as all bipolar forceps at the time, stick to tissue. He called it a “good coincidence” that he was introduced to Bert Sutter shortly after, only to find out that it was Sutter who manufactured the bipolar forceps he had seen in California. 

 

New Calvian endo-pen® bipolar forceps models now available

We are excited to showcase the bayonet version of the Calvian endo-pen® bipolar forceps at this year's AANS in San Diego, CA. Visit booth no. 1606 to see this innovative extension of our Calvian endo-pen® product line.

 

CURIS® 4MHz radiofrequency generator

The CURIS® 4MHz radiofrequency generator offers surgeons in various disciplines the benefits of the ultra-high 4 MHz frequency for both monopolar and bipolar operating modes. We are excited to announce that the generator is now available in the US. For more information, please visit the CURIS® product page