News and Milestones

Dextera Surgical’s MicroCutter 5/80 Highlighted in Less Invasive Lung Surgery Procedure at Society of Thoracic Surgeons 2017

  REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – January 23, 2017 – Dextera Surgical Inc. today announced that Joel Dunning, M.D, Consultant Thoracic Surgeon at James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough, UK, demonstrated how Dextera’s MicroCutter 5/80 helped enable the removal of a lung lobe through a single small incision. The presentation......Read More

Procedure Enabled by Dextera Surgical’s MicroCutter 5/80 to be Featured at Society of Thoracic Surgeons 2017

  REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – January 17, 2017 – Dextera Surgical Inc. today announced that the company’s MicroCutter 5/80 will be featured in a presentation highlighting Uniportal Lobectomy performed through a single incision in the subxiphoid or subcostal space, at The Society of Thoracic Surgeons and American Association for......Read More

Dextera Surgical Provides Corporate Update

  REDWOOD CITY, California – Jan. 5, 2017– Dextera Surgical today provided a corporate update on positive developments for the MicroCutter 5/80 and corporate milestones for the remainder of fiscal 2017. Based on anticipated sales growth in the United States and Europe, Dextera Surgical expects to report MicroCutter product......Read More

Dextera Announces Enrollment of First U.S. Patient in MATCH Registry

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Dec 8, 2016 – Dextera Surgical Inc. announced the enrollment of the first U.S. patient in the MicroCutter Assisted Thoracic Surgery Hemostasis (MATCH) Registry, a prospective, open-label, multi-center registry enrolling up to 120 patients undergoing lung resections in which surgical stapling is required. The registry......Read More

Dextera Reports on First 50 Cases with Next-Generation Surgical Stapler

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – November 2, 2016 – Dextera Surgical Inc announced that the next-generation MicroCutter 5/80 surgical stapler has now been successfully used to treat 50 patients by leading surgeons around the world. In thoracic, pediatric, general and urologic surgery cases, surgeons assessed the MicroCutter 5/80’s performance including......Read More

Dextera Surgical Signs Agreement with B. Braun Surgical S.A. for MicroCutter Distribution in Spain

October 17, 2016 — Dextera Surgical Inc. announced the company has entered into a marketing and distribution agreement with B. Braun Surgical S.A. to bring Dextera’s MicroCutter 5/80 Stapler to surgeons in Spain. Braun Surgical S.A. is the distribution arm of the B. Braun Aesculap Group headquartered in Tuttlingen......Read More

James Cook University Hospital first in the world to offer cutting-edge lung cancer procedure

October 3, 2016 – Like most cancer patients, Graham Smith was very worried about having a major surgery to remove the cancer from his right lung, and wanted to make sure he was receiving the most advanced treatment available today. As a patient at James Cook University Hospital, Graham......Read More

Cutting-Edge Microlobectomy Research Using Dextera’s MicroCutter Device Presented at the 2016 EACTS Annual Conference

October 4, 2016 – Dextera Surgical Inc today announced the presentation of research featuring the company’s surgical stapling technology for video assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) in lung surgery. Joel Dunning, M.D., of the Department of Thoracic Surgery at James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough, UK, presented the results of......Read More

Dextera Surgical’s MicroCutter Technology to be Featured in Presentations at EACTS Annual Conference

September 28, 2016 – Dextera Surgical Inc today announced the company’s schedule of key lecture presentations at the 30th European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) annual meeting, the largest gathering of cardiothoracic surgeons in the world, to be held Oct. 1 – 5 at the Centre Convencions Internacional de......Read More

MicroCutter Technology Highlighted at Annual Meeting of the German Society for Thoracic Surgery

September 27, 2016 – Dextera Surgical announced two presentations at the Annual Meeting of the German Society for Thoracic Surgery in Freiburg, Germany. The use of the MicroCutter 5/80 to enable new and innovative procedures was discussed during presentations from Davor Stamenovic, M.D., thoracic surgeon at St. Vincentius Krankenhaus......Read More