Over the years, the specialties of cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery are continuing to evolve from a conventional open approach to a minimally invasive surgical approach. This evolution to minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has been the catalyst for the next generation of specialty surgical instrumentation.

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Using the pulldown menus, select the feature(s) of the SCANLAN® VATS/MIS Instruments that meet your specific criteria.

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The Scanlan Group is a unique combination of enterprising businesses dedicated to providing the highest quality products and services to the medical community. Designed to work independently and confidentially, each company is built on a wealth of knowledge gained from working with leading medical professionals since 1921.

Scanlan International, Inc.

Committed to the design and manufacture of the highest quality surgical instrumentation

McLean Medical and Scientific, Inc.

McLean Medical and Scientific, Inc., specializes in providing the finest surgical instrumentation to customer’s exact specifications.

Scanlan Group B.V.

Authorized European Representative Program and Regulatory Assistance