This month, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued guidance on surgical staplers and staples for internal use. Learn more about the new Class II designation for surgical staplers, including the FDA’s recommendation for labeling regarding risks associated with staple line crossing. Titan SGS™ from Standard Bariatrics® was recently cleared by the FDA under the more stringent Class II guidelines.
Bariatric surgeon Paul Enochs, MD, FACS, FASMBS, completed sleeve gastrectomy cases using Titan SGS™ for the first time in North Carolina. He shared his experience in using Titan SGS in a robotic approach to sleeve gastrectomy.
Bariatric surgeon Aaron Hoffman, MD, FACS, this week completed the first procedures using Titan SGS™ following its clearance by the FDA in April 2021. Dr. Hoffman performed five cases. The Titan SGS was cleared for use after a multi-site, 62-patient IDE study in longitudinal gastric resection.
Standard Bariatrics today announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its Standard Bougie 38 FR, designed for use with the Titan SGS™ stapler and the bladeless technology of the Standard Trocar™. The Standard Bougie 38 FR allows bariatric surgeons to achieve precise anatomical alignment and protect the incisura angularis during sleeve pouch creating, helping ensure the best possible outcomes for gastric sleeve patients.
Standard Bariatrics Secures $35M in Series B Funding to Accelerate Development and Commercialization of Their First Bariatric Surgical Platform for Sleeve Gastrectomy
Cincinnati-based Standard Bariatrics, Inc., has developed the Titan SGS™, a first-of-its-kind design that offers surgeons performing sleeve gastrectomy, the top bariatric surgical procedure for obesity disease, the industry’s longest continuous staple cutline of 23 centimeters.
Standard Bariatrics® announced today that its novel Titan SGS™ stapling technology, designed specifically for bariatric sleeve surgery, has been cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Titan SGS™ first-of-its-kind design offers surgeons performing sleeve gastrectomy procedures the industry’s longest continuous staple cutline of 23 centimeters.