FAQs - Instruments

Instruments

  • How do I find out the measurements for this instrument?

    Many key measurements can be found within the product description on our website or in our product catalog. Instruments in our printed product catalog are actual size unless otherwise noted.

  • I’ve read the Care & Handling instructions, but it doesn’t specify the item number that I purchased.

    While our Care & Handling booklet does not specify the item number, the instructions are valid for most reusable stainless steel and titanium instruments. Click here for our Care & Handling instructions.

  • How do I sterilize your products?

    Please follow the care and handling guide instructions or the cleaning and sterilization instructions found on the IFU (instructions for use) packaged with the product you purchased. Click here for Care & Handling instructions or here for IFU.

  • What are your instruments made of?

    Our instruments are made of medical grade stainless steel or titanium. Other materials may be used and are listed in the product description of a specific product (i.e. diamonds are used in diamond knives).

  • Which instruments contain latex?

    The garters on Katena’s eye shields (K9-6010 through K9-6040) and the headband (K9-8411) on the Honan Balloon (K9-8410) contain latex. All other products are latex free.

  • Where can I find instructions for use (IFU) on your products?

    IFU may be found on this site in a pdf format under our Support section.

  • How do I submit an idea for a new instrument design?

    For all instrument ideas or prototypes please complete our New Product Idea form