Saturday. 14th April 2018. Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, becomes the first hospital in the world to use Shira Clamps in the operation theatre. Enterprising reconstructive microsurgeons Dr. Hari Venkatramani and Dr. Madhu Periasamy operated on their respective cases using the Shira Clamp. Shira Clamps successfully assisted the surgeons in anastomosing a vein and an […]
Sunday. 18th March 2018. Shira Clamp made its first public appearance during the Biennial Conference of Indian Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, at the wonderful Taj – Land’s End in Mumbai. Founder Anand Parikh presented the innovation as a part of the proceedings of conference on 17th March. Shira MedTech had one of
Sunday. 11th February 2018.
Tuesday. 10th January 2017. BIRAC awarded an INR 49,00,000 grant to Shira MedTech for developing the microvascular clamp
Tuesday. 19th July 2018. Background of the innovation An estimated 1,00,000 limbs in India are amputated every year due to lack of access to highly skilled surgeons who can perform microvascular surgery. Microvascular procedures involve surgical coupling of blood vessels less than 3mm in diameter. There are roughly 1400 surgeons in India who
Sunday. 13th March 2016. Anand Parikh of Engineering Design department (IIT-Madras) won the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award (GYTI-2016) for developing NStomoz – A patented anastomotic assist device to enable surgeons of all specialties to perform anastomosis faster, safer and with an easier learning curve, The three key challenges in vascular Anastomosis. He was guided
Shira Clamps were used in surgery during the Free Flaps Live 2018 operative workshop at Govt. Stanley Medical College & Hospital, Chennai. Dr. Hari Venkatramani showed great faith in us by using Shira Clamps in a live case. Dr. Hari operated on a toe transfer case, where second thumb from the lower extremity was replanted