The benefits of using stainless steel and titanium.
With over 1000 Ophthalmic instruments in the INKA™ Surgical range, this product focus looks at a particular range of forceps used for eye surgery.
INKA™ Surgical stock a wide range of products in this area - including both titanium and stainless steel tools. Each material has its own benefits depending on the usage of the particular tool;
The benefits of Titanium -
So for example, titanium is ideal for items like needle holders or forceps.
The benefits of Stainless Steel -
In this case stainless steel is ideal for items like scissors - the stronger material provides a better cutting edge. Another example is using stainless steel for something like capsulorhexis forceps - the angled shanks on titanium forceps are more prone to bending out of alignment than their stainless steel counterparts.