Press Releases

NewGen Surgical Launches “Small Change, Big Impact” Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Program to Eliminate Tons of Plastic from Healthcare Supply Chain

San Rafael, California, June 5, 2018 – NewGen Surgical, Inc. announces the launch of Small Change, Big Impact EPP™; a program to offer healthcare systems and hospitals a measurable way to decrease plastic from the O.R. “The United Nation Environment Programme’s (UNEP) focus on the importance of sustainable procurement in healthcare makes their World Environment…

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Greenhealth Exchange and NewGen Surgical enter into agreement for sustainably designed surgical products for greener operations.

RESTON, Virginia – May 21, 2018 – Greenhealth Exchange (GX) announced during CleanMed 2018, the premier national environmental conference for leaders in health care sustainability who are on the leading edge of greening the health care sector, an agreement with NewGen Surgical for sustainably designed surgical products. GX is a purchasing cooperative that makes it…

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NewGen Surgical Hires National Account Manager Andrea Ring

San Rafael, California, April 2, 2018 – NewGen Surgical, Inc., a leading maker of sustainably designed medical devices and products, is pleased to announce the hiring of Andrea Ring as National Account Manager. Andrea will be responsible for the management of NewGen Surgical’s regional and national sales teams. Her primary goal will be to enhance…

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David Kiger to Join NewGen Surgical’s Board of Directors

  San Rafael, California, February 20, 2018 – NewGen Surgical, maker of sustainably designed medical devices and surgical products, announced today the appointment of new board member David Kiger. Mr. Kiger, Bioclinica’s Chief Commercial Officer, will provide board leadership to go-to-market teams while accelerating the growth of NewGen Surgical’s business. “As NewGen Surgical expands both…

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NewGen Surgical Introduces Sustainably Designed Needle Counter

San Rafael, California, November 28, 2017 – NewGen Surgical, Inc. announced the release of a new product line, NewGen Surgical Needle Counters, the first sustainably designed single-use disposable needle counters. The NewGen Surgical Needle Counters are designed to deliver the same clinical performance using plant-based materials, while reducing the use of non-renewable plastics. Needle counters…

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Ajmal Noorani to Join NewGen Surgical’s Board of Directors

San Rafael, California, November 6, 2017 – NewGen Surgical, maker of sustainably designed medical devices and surgical products, announced the appointment of new board member Ajmal Noorani. Mr. Noorani, an international business executive, brings experience in a variety of private sector backgrounds. “As NewGen Surgical sharpens our focus on our core mission of reducing plastic…

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NewGen Surgical a Finalist in edie Sustainability Leaders Awards

San Rafael, California, November 3, 2017 – NewGen Surgical has been shortlisted for the edie Sustainability Leaders Award in the Sustainability Product Innovation category. The edie Sustainability Leaders Award, now in its 11th year, is organized by Faversham House, specialist sustainability publisher in the UK, and edie is their year-round resource providing practical information, insight…

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NewGen Surgical Participates in 32nd International Coastal Cleanup

San Rafael, California, September 20, 2017 – On September 16, 2017, NewGen Surgical joined in the Ocean Conservancy’s 32nd International Coastal Cleanup Day coordinated by the California Coastal Commission. Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide participated in the International Coastal Cleanup, the world’s largest single-day volunteer effort to remove trash from local beaches and waterways. Since…

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Katie MacCallum has joined the NewGen Surgical team

San Rafael, California, July 14, 2017 –– Katie MacCallum has joined the NewGen Surgical team for the summer while she works on her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. Currently a senior, Katie has worked with engineering teams at CalPoly to create a functional knee…

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Peter Szyperski Joins NewGen Surgical Team

San Rafael, California, May 1, 2017 – Peter Szyperski was named Senior Operations Manager at NewGen Surgical. In this new position, Szyperski will be responsible for all functional areas of NewGen Surgical’s manufacturing operations. “Peter’s extensive experience in operations, manufacturing, quality and supply chain are the perfect foundation for his responsibilities as Senior Operations Manager…

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Carol Summers Promoted to Senior Marketing Manager

San Rafael, California, April 17, 2017 – NewGen Surgical, Inc. today announced the promotion of Carol Summers to the position of Senior Marketing Manager. Prior to this promotion, Ms. Summers held the role as Manager of Product Marketing at NewGen Surgical and supported the efforts of successfully launching the first sustainable surgical skin stapler on…

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