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Magnetic Surgery - minimally invasive surgery

Introducing Magnetic Surgery®

an innovative technology that makes surgery less invasive

What is Magnetic Surgery?

Magnetic Surgery® is the safe and clinically proven
less invasive surgical alternative.1-5

  • REDUCED postoperative pain1
  • LESS time in the hospital1-2
  • BETTER cosmetic results
  • HIGH patient satisfaction2

Magnetic Surgery Benefits


Magnetic Surgery with the
Levita® Magnetic Surgical System

  • External magnet placed on your skin
  • Controls magnetic retractor inside your belly
  • Eliminates a dedicated abdominal incision
  • Less invasive surgery!

How Magnetic Surgery works: Sleeve Gastrectomy

  1. Welsh, et al. Magnetic Liver Retraction Decreases Postoperative Pain and Length of Stay in Bariatric Surgery Compared to Nathanson Device. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2021 Feb;31(2):194-202. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32678701/
  2. Rivas H, et al. Magnetic Surgery: Results From First Prospective Clinical Trial in 50 Patients. Ann Surg. 2018 Jan;267(1):88-93. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27759614
  3. Haskins, et al. Magnetic surgery: first U.S. experience with a novel device. Surg Endosc. 2018 Feb;32(2):895-899.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28733750
  4. Davis M, et al. Magnetic Liver Retraction: an Incision-Less Approach for Less Invasive Bariatric Surgery, Obes Surg. 2019 Mar;29(3):1068-1073. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30604079
  5. Gettman M. Late-Breaking Abstract: First Clinical Evaluation of a Novel Magnetic Retraction Device during Reduced Port Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy (ClinicalTrials.gov NCT03624465) AUA 2019 Plenary Presentation (Plenary: Next Frontier). https://www.eventscribe.com/2019/AUA2019/fsPopup.asp?efp=VVZOVkFJT042MDYx&PresentationID=517983&rnd=0.4028432&mode=presinfo