Designed and developed to accommodate all laparoscopic devices in the operating room, our extensive and universal portfolio of access devices offer standardisation and choice for surgeons, staff, operating room managers and hospital decision makers.
We have listened to our customers to develop meaningful solutions that improve performance, enhance patient outcomes and produce a healthier bottom line for the hospital.
Our access solutions include:
The VersaOne™ access system is an easy-to-use universal trocar platform that features a universal cannula designed to fit with all obturators, providing you with the flexibility you need based on your patients and procedures
Our optical trocars offer outstanding visualisation to deliver clear tissue layer identification on the first entry of the abdominal wall
Our blunt tip trocars are designed to allow for a less traumatic entry, stable fixation and excellent port site sealing
Medtronic’s operating room essentials help you provide the very best patient care from the first mark to the last stitch
VersaOne™ Access System
An easy-to-use, universal trocar platform that includes optical, bladeless, bladed and blunt trocars. Giving you the performance, choice, peace of mind and consistency that you asked for, all in one simple solution
VersaStep™ Access System
Helping you reduce significant complications in laparoscopic surgery1–3
Hasson/blunt tip trocars
Providing stable fixation and sealing throughout your procedure without latex4
Outstanding visualisation. Our Universal Clear Cannula provides clear visibility to all tissue layers
Unique dolphin-nose tip facilitates smooth insertion for an easy trocar placement
A uniquely designed blade, sharpened on both sides, to divide tissue cleanly and precisely
Single Incision Access
Advanced multiple-access port SILS™ Port, enabling laparoscopic surgery through a single incision
SurgiSleeve™ wound protectors
Maximum exposure of surgical field with added protection and strength5
We pride ourselves on being a brand you can trust. With our proven track record of quality products and services, you can feel reassured that Medtronic’s OR Essentials will help you to continue providing the very best patient care from the first mark to the last stitch.
Our versatile line of hand instruments and ligation devices delivers the choice and flexibility you need throughout your surgical procedures.
As a long-standing market leader and pioneer of many of the world’s first wound closure solutions, Medtronic are committed to developing wound care solutions for all surgical interventions.
Customizable solutions to become more efficient in managing daily duties while improving quality of patient care.
1. Rothenburg SS, DeCou JM, Downey EC et al. A clinical evaluation of the use of radially expandable laparoscopic access devices in the pediatric population. Presented at the International Pediatric Endoscopy Group (IPEG) Meeting, Berlin, Germany. April 1999.
2 Galen DI, Jacobson A, Weckstein LN et al. Reduction of cannula-related laparoscopic complications using a radially expanding access device. J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc. 1999;1:79–84.
3. Bhoyrul S, Mori T, Way LW. Radially expanding dilatation: A superior method of laparoscopic trocar access. Surg Endosc. 1996;10:795–798.
4. Internal report #R2176-011-0, Balloon durability test. November 2014.
5. Internal report #2151-002. Comparison of mean film material strengths between SurgiSleeve™ wound protector and Alexis™† wound protector, as part of a puncture resistance material evaluation conducted on February 9, 2012.