GerMedUSA looks at Left Handed Surgery and answers with a left handed tools!
One in ten professional are left handed. About 10% of all medical schools offer left handed tools or teach left handed procedures. Medical instrument and dental tools for left handed users so the lefty does not have to bend his wrist when gripping and squeezing an instrument. Wrist deviation is a common source of strain and fatigue when left handed people are forced to use right handed instruments. GerMedUSA offers a full line of instruments designed for left handed practictioners not right handed products with slight modifications. We offer basic instruments like Olsen-Hegar Combined Needle Holder, Mayo Dissecting Scissors, Rochester Carmalt Forceps, Metzenbaum Scissors, Mayo-Hegar Needle Holder, Bandage Scissors, Hemostatic Forceps, etc. GerMedUSA is a manufacturer and we only sell what we make. If you as a health care provider have a need we will make the instrument.
Also as a point of information Left Handers Club was founded in 1990 and the following famous people are left handed. Dr Albert Schweitzer, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Geroge HW Bush, Ronald Regan, Gerald Ford, Steve Forbes, Prince William and Marilyn Monroe. We at GermedUSA recognize that left handers have made an impact in our lives! Instruments can effect the outcome in a surgical situation if the clinician is using the wrong tools or has to improvise. GerMedUSA wants to be the left handers tools of choice!