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12/04/13Invuity® Unveils a Clinical Experience Survey of Thought Leaders in Breast Surgery
Published December 4, 2013Invuity released a study Nipple Sparing Mastectomy and the Advent of an Enabling Surgical Illumination and Visualization System.Abstract BACKGROUND Recent advances in surgical techniques for breast cancer, including nipple sparing mastectomy (NSM), reflect growing interest in optimal aesthetic outcomes and associated psychological recovery without sacrificing oncologic safety and efficacy. A new surgical illumination and visualization technology addresses this need whi... 
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10/17/13Invuity® Lights The Way For Minimal Access Surgery
Published October 17, 2013MEDICAL DEVICE DAILY (Vol. 17, No. 194) — “As surgery across most specialties becomes more advanced and less invasive through minimal access points, visualization becomes key to enabling the surgeons to perform these procedures safely and efficiently. Invuity (San Francisco, CA) has developed a technology portfolio designed to do just that. The company’s Eigr illumination technology incorporates a proprietary optical waveguide technology with a complex geometry of integ... 
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10/16/13Invuity’s New Eigr Saber Waveguide With Yankauer Featured On MedGadget
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (October 16, 2013) — MedGadget covered the launch of Invuity’s new Eigr Saber Waveguide with Yankauer: “Invuity, an SF Bay Area company that develops technologies to improve visualization during minimally invasive procedures and minimal access surgery, has announced the launch of the Eigr Saber Waveguide with Yankauer. The device provides advanced hand-held illumination along with the suction capabilities of a conventional yankauer.”Click here to read the full article... 
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10/10/13Invuity® Transforms Visualization In Orthopedic Reconstruction And Trauma Surgery With EIGR™ Saber Waveguide With Yankauer
PHOENIX, AZ (October 10, 2013) — Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to transform minimally invasive and minimal access surgeries, today announced the full commercial launch of the Eigr™ Saber Waveguide with Yankauer at the Orthopedic Trauma Association (OTA) Annual Meeting. Invuity’s device is a handheld illuminator that projects thermally cool, brilliant, white light uniformly throughout the surgical cavity, with the added benefit of a traditional Yankauer suction p... 
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10/09/13Invuity® Introduces Breiten™ Illuminated Retractor System At North American Spine Society Annual Meeting
New System Offers Unsurpassed Visualization of Disc Space During Anterior Cervical ProceduresSAN FRANCISCO, CA (October 9, 2013) — Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to transform minimally invasive and minimal access surgeries, today introduced its Breiten™ Illuminated Retractor System) at the North American Spine Society Annual Meeting. Breiten combines highly engineered retraction devices with innovative Eigr™ Illumination Technology that projects thermally cool, b... 
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10/03/13Invuity® Features its EIGR™ Illumination Technology at Novation Innovative Technology Expo
Annual Event Highlighted New Technology That Increases Safety and Improves Patient OutcomesSAN FRANCISCO, CA – October 3, 2013 – Invuity® today announced that Novation selected its portfolio of surgical illumination and visualization devices incorporating Eigr™ Illumination Technology for the Novation Innovative Technology Expo. The event provided an opportunity for the company to present its devices to on-site clinical experts and health care providers and discuss the impact its products have o... 
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10/02/13Invuity® Eigr™ Illumination Technology Showcased at International Congress for Joint Reconstruction Anterior Hip Course
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (October 2, 2013) — Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimally invasive and minimal access surgeries, today announced that the 2nd Annual Anterior Hip Course of the International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) featured its Eigr™ Saber Waveguide with Yankauer in all cadaveric lab stations and in two live anterior hip arthroplasty surgeries. Invuity’s device is a handheld illuminator that projects cool, bright white light unifo... 
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07/02/13Invuity® Elects Randall A. Lipps to the Board of Directors
Published July 2, 2013Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimally invasive surgeries, announced that its Board of Directors unanimously elected Randall A. Lipps to the Board as an independent director. Mr. Lipps is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL), a leading provider of systems that enable healthcare facilities to increase operational efficiency, enhance patient safety and allow clinicians to spend more tim... 
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05/30/13Invuity® Wins 2013 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award
Published May 30, 2013Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimal access and minimally invasive surgeries, announced today the company has been selected as a winner of the Red Herring’s 2013 Top 100 Award for North America, honoring the year’s most promising private technology companies in the region. The company was chosen from among nearly a thousand prominent technology start-ups in the United States and Canada in recognition of its outstanding technolo... 
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05/16/13Angelina’s Breast Cancer Victory Isn’t Only For Celebs
Published May 16, 2013This week, actress Angelina Jolie announced that she underwent a preventive double mastectomy after learning that she was genetically predisposed to cancer. Her disclosure was a powerful show of solidarity with the more than 100,000 American women who undergo breast removal surgery each year.But Jolie’s story, while inspirational, is different from most women’s. She benefited from a relatively uncommon nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM), a procedure that removes the breast tis... 
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05/15/13Few Breast Cancer Patients Understand Surgery Options
SAN FRANCISCO, May 15, 2013 — Studies have shown nearly 70 percent of patients with breast cancer do not discuss all surgical options with their surgeon before their initial surgery and that such a discussion significantly affects a woman’s treatment decision1. To address this knowledge gap, the Search, Share, Spare campaign launched today to raise awareness about surgery options that spare a woman’s breast while effectively removing cancer. The campaign encourages women facing breast cancer sur... 
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05/13/13Invuity® Finalist for the 2013 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award
Published May 13, 2013Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimal access and minimally invasive surgeries, announced today it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region.Invuity’s products utilize the company’s proprietary Eigr™ (pronounced eye-gr) illumination technology — brilliant, cool light that v... 
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04/18/13Novation to Offer Invuity®Products to 65,000 Member Hospitals and Affiliates
Published April 18, 2013Invuity®, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimal access and minimally invasive surgeries, has entered into a three year agreement with leading health care supply chain and contracting company Novation for Invuity’s complete product portfolio. Under the terms of the agreement, Invuity products will be offered to more than 65,000 members and affiliates of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista, all served by Novation.I... 
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03/19/13Invuity® Introduces Eigr™ Saber Waveguide with Yankauer Device to Debut at 80th Annual Meeting
Published March 19, 2013Invuity, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimally invasive surgeries, today debuted its Eigr™ Saber Waveguide with Yankauer suction at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) annual meeting. Invuity will showcase this innovative technology to leading surgeons at exhibitor booth 455 throughout the 80th Annual Meeting of the AAOS.A Yankauer suction is the most commonly used surgical suction instrument in the world. Eigr (pronou... 
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02/19/13Leading Breast Surgeons Highlight Techniques and Visualization Technologies for Improved Clinical and Aesthetic Outcomes at Invuity’s Surgeon Educational Symposium
Published February 19, 2013Invuity, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices to optimize minimal access surgeries, brought together some of the nation’s leading breast oncology and plastic surgeons to discuss the latest advancements in breast cancer surgery and how a novel visualization technology enables progressive surgical techniques, resulting in better patient outcomes.The two-day surgeon educational symposium: “Future Trends in Breast Surgery: A Minimal Access Approach” focuse... 
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02/16/13Invuity®Bolsters Executive Team; Adds Industry Veterans in Key Finance and Commercial Roles
Published February 16, 2013Invuity, a leading developer of advanced visualization devices for minimally invasive surgery, announced that it has named Michael J. Gandy as Chief Financial Officer and Robert E. Gerberich as Vice President, Sales & Marketing. Both have more than two decades of experience in the medical device industry and will report directly to Invuity CEO Philip Sawyer.“We have reached a key point in our corporate and commercial development where it is critical to expand our e... 
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