News and Milestones

Dextera Surgical’s MicroCutter 5/80 Used For First Time In Infant Serial Tranverse Enteroplasty (STEP) Procedures

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – March 30, 2017 – Dextera Surgical Inc today announced that Dr. Oliver Muensterer, head of pediatric surgery at Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, presented positive case studies using the MicroCutter 5/80 to successfully complete serial transverse enteroplasty (STEP) procedures in two infants with short bowel......Read More

Dextera Surgical’s MicroCutter 5/80 Featured In Preclincal Laparoscopic Nephrectomy Study At SAGES Annual Meeting

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – March 23, 2017 – Dextera Surgical Inc. today announced that leading surgeon Juan-Carlos Verdeja, M.D., presented a poster highlighting the MicroCutter Stapler as a procedure enabling technology in laparoscopic nephrectomy for kidney removal in an animal model.   “The results of the preclinical study show......Read More

Dextera Surgical And B. Braun Surgical S.A. Hold Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) Symposium For Leading Thoracic Surgeons In Spain

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – March 13, 2017 – Dextera Surgical Inc. and B. Braun Surgical S.A., the distribution arm of the B. Braun Aesculap Group, today announced the completion of a video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) symposium detailing the use and benefits of the MicroCutter 5/80 Stapler with complementary VATS......Read More

Dextera Surgical’s Microcutter 5/80 Enables Shorter Hospital Stays Through Less Invasive Lobectomy

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – March 06, 2017 – Dextera Surgical Inc announced today that Marco Nardini, M.D., from James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough, UK, presented the latest data on the results of 82 patients undergoing Microlobectomy. The data demonstrated that for Microlobectomy procedures, the median hospital stay is......Read More

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