Mercian have pleasure in presenting a comprehensive programme of high quality instruments for spinal surgery; in particular, for both the cervical and lumbar approach to spinal surgery.
These instruments are manufactured to the highest specification by the finest instrument craftsmen and are designed to offer both precision and performance to the Spinal Surgeon.
Our titanium coated Kerrison Laminectomy Punches are popular and offer an extremely smooth function together with a very sharp cutting edge designed to hold their edge for a significantly longer length of time.
Mercian have a programme of spinal retractors for improved access and allow for smaller more precise incisions for surgery in both the lumbar and cervical approach. The Black Belt Cervical Retractor is the leading retractor used in the anterior cervical approach and has proved to be a very popular system.
We look forward to hearing from you regarding any requirements you may have.
Specialist Spinal Retractors
Spinal surgery is certainly one of the fastest growing and dynamic chapters of modern surgery with constant advancements in both techniques and instrumentation design. It is also one of the most challenging and demanding speciality of orthopaedic and neuro surgery.
Our programme of specialist Spinal Retractors sets offer the Spinal Surgeon the best solutions for all techniques of spinal surgery.
In particular for lumbar spine surgery with our popular McCulloch Lumbar Spine Retractor set offering excellent access for micro discectomy surgery in the lumbar spine approach. Available in a custom container with a full range of blade sizes offered.
Our Black Belt Cervical Retractor system is the most versatile and widely used retractor for the specialist Spinal Surgeon in the anterior cervical discectomy surgery, flexibility of the jointed frames allows the retractor to remain unobtrusive achieving the smallest incision with the best access to the cervical spine. We offer this retractor in either stainless steel or titanium versions for better vision under X-Ray conditions
The Super-Slide II Retractor System offers a solution when a larger multi-level operation is required in lumbar surgery, a variation of different blade lengths covers all possible requirements with a particularly robust design. This is ideal for the placement of Spinal Rods or Pedicle Screws.
The Caspar Retractor Lumbar Retractor offers an alternative to the McCulloch Retractor with the speculum design of the retractor blades for narrow access to the lumbar spine.