LOGAN, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Suture Ease, LLC, a medical device provider for minimally invasive surgery, has announced the SecurusDL Port Site Closure Device has been selected by the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS) as one of its 2013 Innovations of the Year. The award will be presented at the SLS Annual Meeting, August 28-31, 2013, in Reston, Va. This award recognizes the most innovative minimally invasive products of the past year.
“The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons is an esteemed organization, and we are honored by their recognition of our product.”
The revolutionary design of the SecurusDL provides a unique mechanism for port site closure, benefiting both the surgeon and patient through ease of use and reproducible fascial closure. The novel approach to port site closure is designed to minimize complications and costs associated with port-site herniation.
“Suture Ease has developed a very innovative and easy-to-use product that will satisfy surgeons, improve patient outcomes and be recognized as a best of class solution,” said Scott Heneveld, Founder and President. “The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons is an esteemed organization, and we are honored by their recognition of our product.”
About Suture Ease, LLC
Suture Ease creates and develops products for laparoscopic surgery, including the SecurusDL Port Site Closure Device. For more information about Suture Ease, SecurusDL and future products, please visit www.suturease.com.
About the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons was established as an educational, non-profit organization to help ensure the highest standards for the practice of laparoscopic, endoscopic and minimally invasive surgery. The Society serves surgeons from various specialties and other health professionals who are interested in advancing their expertise in the diagnostic and therapeutic uses of Laparoendoscopic and minimally invasive surgical techniques. With an international membership of over 6,000 surgeons, the organization offers a unique approach to the study and education of minimally invasive surgery by bringing together different medical specialties that use the techniques and tools of minimally invasive surgery.