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Surgical Technician of Carter Surgical Ann Mcmellin explaining the uses of the new surgical equipment

Nevis’ Alexandra Hospital offering surgical laser service

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 18, 2015) –The Ministry of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) continues to make strides in the provision of improved health careservices on the island. The Alexandra Hospital Operating Theatre received two pieces of surgical laser equipment provided by Carter Surgical on March 13, 2015.

The Sphinx Jr. 30 Watt is a holmium laser, optimized for lithotripsy and flexible endoscopy in the urinary tract while the Revolix is the only laser specifically developed for soft tissue surgery.

Surgical Technician of Carter Surgical Ann Mcmellin, explained the functions of the Sphinx Jr. 30 Watt and Revolix Surgical Lasers.

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