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Suture Passer


Access made easy – designed to pass suture or tape.

With the goal of improving access and increasing reliability, this suture passer is intended to help facilitate procedures executed in tight spaces.

  • Fully disposable system offers reproducibility and can help reduce sterilization costs
  • Preloaded needle can be deployed multiple times per procedure
  • Versatile passage can accommodate standard #2 suture or ULTRATAP
  • Streamlined jaws designed to operate in tight spaces for optimal needle placement
  • Small diameter helps to facilitate easy access to restrictive joint areas
  • Single-action trigger one lever, one motion, one-handed operation

Shown to deliver 91% surgeon satisfaction1*, and developed to provide an easy-to-use option for passing suture or suture tape in difficult to access joint areas, this new system is disposable and features a needle that can be deployed multiple times.

1. Data on file at Smith & Nephew, report 96344-01, 2018.
*Tier 1 testing comparing the FIRSTPASS MINI Suture Passer to other suture passers in meniscal root repair cases.

Manufactured by ArthroCare Corporation


Ordering Information


Reference #  Description
72290128     FIRSTPASS MINI Suture Passer