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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. 

 

BM-780 II: new adapter now available

After listening to your highly appreciated #feedback we have been working on a new #adapter, and it’s just been released! This means our #RaVoR™ Bipolar Electrodes single-use can now be used in combination with our #BM-780 II #radiofrequency generator!

 

NEW: Calvian endo-pen® non-stick bipolar forceps now available

Our Calvian endo-pen® is continuously growing. With the new Calvian endo-pen® non-stick bipolar forceps, we are combining the benefits of the Calvian endo-pen® bipolar forceps with our SuperGliss® non-stick technology.

 

Bert Sutter looks back on 2018

The end of the year is often a time to reflect on the past year and to make plans for the new year. So, before we ring in the new year, we would like to share a few words by CEO Bert Sutter with you.

 

Happy Holidays!

Last week we celebrated our company holiday party. Together we looked back on a successful year and enjoyed great conversations, lots of fun moments, and good food. With a few impressions of that event, we also want to wish you happy holidays!

 

Sutter among top employers of German mid-sized companies

We were excited to learn that Sutter was named one of the top employers of German mid-sized companies. This news is the result of a study that was conducted by Focus Business and Kununu.

 

Sutter supports Help for Children

Social responsibility is an important part of our company culture at Sutter which is why we gladly support the initiative Help for Children with their project to stop child abuse.

 

Holiday crafts activities at Sutter

Usually these so-called Sutteractive events involve some kind of sports activities, but every year during the holiday season we come together for some holiday crafts activities.

 

Fall Events

Fall is always a busy season for the medical industry with many medical congresses and trade shows taking place during that time of the year. As a German medical devices company that is also active on an international level, we attended both German as well as international meetings. We are looking back on some of the events we attended...

 

Sutter at B2Run Freiburg

For the third time in a row Sutter won the title "Fittest SME" at this year's B2Run in Freiburg. We are proud of everyone who participated!

 

New Sutter App: Now available for Android and iOS

We are excited to announce that our new Sutter app is now available in the Google Play Store and on iTunes. The Sutter app provides access to detailed information on products, applications, and the Sutter media center.

 

Thank you for an amazing 2017

We wish you all a peaceful and happy Christmas time
and a great start into the New Year.

 

Social Engagement in the Philippines

Soziales Engagement gehört bei Sutter dazu. Seit jeher geben wir einen Teil unseres unternehmerischen Erfolgs an diejenigen zurück, die weniger glücklich waren. So zum Beispiel in Form unserer Kinderpatenschaften, über die Sie hier mehr lesen können. Aber auch privat engagieren sich einige unserer Mitarbeiter für soziale Projekte. Lesen Sie hier mehr über das Engagement von Isabell Steiner auf den Philippinen.

 

Short version Calvian endo-pen®

Listening to the ideas and needs of our customers is a big part of what makes Sutter succesful. Over time we had some requests from pediatric neurosurgeons to design a shorter, more compact version of our bipolar forceps Calvian endo-pen®. We are happy to announce that this shorter version is available.

 

Training project for doctors in Rwanda

Social engagement is a matter truly dear to our hearts. With our child sponsorships, blood donor campaigns organized by our employees or material donations, we constantly try to make our contribution. This time we were happy to support a training project in Kigali, Rwanda.

 

Business Run 2017

Before the start signal, the team from Sutter Medizintechnik was again awarded for the fittest team in the group of small and medium-sized enterprises. With more than 50% of the employees we had a really great race and time together.

 

ENT meeting Erfurt, Germany

From May 24 to May 27, the German Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, met in Erfurt for their annual meeting. Together with our German distribution partner Neuwirth Medical Products, we were delighted to welcome many visitors at our booth in the exhibition area.

 

Workshop in Meppen

For the 7th time, PD Dr. E. Oestreicher invited ENT doctors to his workshop on dermatosurgery and aesthetic procedures in Meppen, Germany that took place on March 31 and April 1, 2017. In different lectures given by PD Dr. E. Oestreicher and PD Dr. med. Scherer, participants learned about the many possibilities and advantages of the 4MHz radiofrequency technology in both dermatosurgical and aesthetic procedures. The workshop offered a great mix of theoretical knowledge, live surgeries, and practical exercises.

 

New: RaVoR™ Single-Use Probes

There has been a strong and unrelenting trend towards single-use instruments in hospitals and clinics worldwide. 
To respond to this demand, Sutter launched the RaVoR™ single-use probes for sleep-related breathing disorders and snoring treatment

 

First Radiofrequency-Course in 2017

On January 27, the 8th radiofrequency course of the department of otolaryngology of the University Hospital Munich (LMU, Director: Prof. Dr. med. A. Berghaus) took place on their Großhadern campus. Once again, we and our distributor partner Neuwirth Medical Products supported the course under the direction of Dr. med. M. Patscheider.