Caltorque Medical Products introduced the 1st fully-disposable instrument lines that will alert a surgeon when the instrument is to be replaced or when the maximum in-calibration usage has been achieved.
Caltorque's proprietary and patented portfolio of Torque Ratcheting, TorqueSafe™, Single Procedure, Multiple Procedure and cost advantaged reusable technologies and designs include visual, audible and combination Free Spin™ systems and technology that are customized for each OEMs or surgeon's needs. Caltorque reports that its instrument list prices are up to 70% less than traditional reusable instruments and 40% less than other less robust disposable instruments.
Source: Caltorque Medical Products
Chino, CA.— Caltorque Medical Products, the leading innovator and manufacturer of single-procedure, multiple procedure and cost advantaged, TorqueSafe™ torque ratcheting surgical instruments for the medical industry and surgeons worldwide, announces the introduction of the Caltorque Medical Products surgical instrument line.
Caltorque Medical Products announces entry to medical device and surgical instrument manufacture and supply exclusively for medical device and implant OEMs. The introduction of their proprietary and patented portfolio of Torque Ratcheting, TorqueSafe, Single Procedure, Multiple Procedure and cost advantaged reusable technologies and designs marks an industry first. This will also mark the first fully disposable instrument lines that will alert a surgeon when the instrument is to be replaced or when the maximum in calibration usage has been achieved. This includes visual, audible and combination Free Spin™ systems and technology. These technologies can quickly be customized for each OEMs or surgeon's needs. Caltorque's primary market objective is to provide OEMs and surgeon's a reliable, efficacious, safe, and cost advantaged option for Torqueing, Ratcheting and Anchoring surgical applications. Caltorque's instruments boast list prices that are as much as 70% less than traditional reusable instruments and 40% less than other less robust disposable instruments.
"In designing the Caltorque Medical Products instrument line, we turned to the 100+ years of combined experience in surgical instrument manufacture, design, sourcing and market launch from several of the industries most respected surgical instrument veterans. Specifically tapping Doug Slomski to lead, as one of the industries most knowledgeable instrument professionals, having started his career with V. Mueller in 1987 and being the first to market with disposable orthopedic torque instruments in 2009. After collecting thought leader and key surgeon feedback, we demanded the best product design and most reliable disposable and multiple use instrument possible—no small undertaking," stated by Brian Cutler, President of California Torque Products, the parent company of Caltorque Medical Products. "Further we have merged an entire network of operations, suppliers, and expertise into our globally accessible Caltorque Medical Products Division. We have a bold strategy to be the Single /Multiple Procedure Instrument and Kit manufacturer of choice for OEMs globally," added Cutler.
Caltorque Medical Products, a division of California Torque Products, was founded in 2013 and is located in southern California. Caltorque is the new industry leader in single-procedure torque ratcheting, safety feature instruments and kits. The company has manufactured and delivered over 10 million precision torque instruments to the world's most demanding markets and has global manufacturing resources. Visit our web site, caltorquemedicalproducts.com.