kestrel design
Disposable Retinal Surgical Scissors
Client:
Alcon Surgical

Description:
Alcon engaged an external project team to develop a new disposable micro scissors for vitreoretinal surgery.  A patented, low-cost disposable scissors head was developed using advanced manufacturing techniques for blade manufacture and laser welded assembly.

Services:
Concept Development; Scissors Geometry Development; Manufacturing Process Selection; Prototype Implementation; Testing