Press Releases

Dr. Anne-Marie Regal, Prominent Bay Area Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeon, Joins NewGen Surgical, Inc. as Medical Director

By Kim Chase | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2015 – San Rafael, California – NewGen Surgical, Inc., announced today that Dr. Anne-Marie Regal has been named its new Medical Director. As Medical Director, Dr. Regal will focus on new product development and innovation, surgical clinical trials, and strategic partnerships. In addition, Dr. Regal will lead the…

NewGen Surgical, Inc. Awarded a U.S. Patent for Plant-based Surgical Skin Stapler

By Kim Chase | January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016–– San Rafael, California –– The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded NewGen Surgical, Inc. with its first patent. Awarded for intellectual property for a surgical skin stapler optimized for construction with plant-based materials, the NGS35W Skin Stapler was commercially released in September 2015. The NGS35W Skin Stapler…

NewGen Surgical, Inc. Wins Health Care / Medical Tech Category at the North Bay Innovation Summit

By Kim Chase | October 22, 2015

September 18, 2015 – San Rafael, CA – NewGen Surgical, Inc., announced that it won the Health Care / Medical Tech 2015 category at the seventh annual North Bay Innovation Summit. Hosted by SoCo Nexus and North Bay iHub, the Summit featured four industry categories with 12 start-ups and early…

NewGen Surgical, Inc. to Exhibit at Think Beyond Plastic Innovation Showcase in Washington D.C

By Kim Chase | February 19, 2015

February 19, 2015 – San Rafael, California – NewGen Surgical, Inc., has been invited to participate in Think Beyond Plastic’s Innovation Showcase on March 16, 2015 at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C. The theme will be addressing plastic use and its impact on the environment and the…

NewGen Surgical, Inc., Commended by The 2015 Circular Economy Awards, an Initiative of the World Economic Forum

By Kim Chase | January 28, 2015

January 30, 2015 – San Rafael, California – NewGen Surgical, Inc., has been commended by the judges of The Young Global Leaders Award for Circular Economy Entrepreneurship 2015. In addition, Kim Chase, CMO of NewGen Surgical, has also been invited to be a guest member of their taskforce for 2015.…

Think Beyond Plastic™ Innovation Forum Launch

By Kim Chase | June 17, 2014

World’s First Innovation Forum and Business Accelerator to Focus on Plastic Pollution Launched at Secretary Kerry’s Oceans Conference June 16, 2014 – Washington, DC. – Think Beyond Plastic™, an Innovation Forum and Accelerator advancing entrepreneurship for solutions that measurably reduce plastic pollution, launched today at “Our Ocean”, an international oceans…

NewGen Surgical to Exhibit Next Week at CleanMed 2014

By Kim Chase | May 30, 2014

Company will introduce first product at the premier national environmental conference for leaders in health care sustainability San Rafael, California – NewGen Surgical, Inc. will join more than 80 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for the health care sector at CleanMed 2014, June 2-5, at the Global Center…

Daniella Russo of Think Beyond Plastic™ Innovation Forum Joins NewGen Surgical

By Kim Chase | April 15, 2014

Appointment of Think Beyond  Plastic™ founder and CEO strengthens advisory team San Rafael, California – NewGen Surgical, Inc., a manufacturer of high-quality, single-use medical devices and surgical products, today announced that Daniella Russo has joined its advisory board. The appointment of the founder and CEO of Think Beyond Plastic™ Innovation…

NewGen Surgical Becomes a Sponsor of Practice Greenhealth’s Greening the OR® Initiative

By Kim Chase | March 15, 2014

Sustainably designed medical device company supports sustainability in the operating room (Reston, Virginia) — Practice Greenhealth announced that NewGen Surgical has signed on as a supporter of one of the non-profit’s major initiatives focused on greening the operating room. NewGen Surgical, a leader in developing high-quality, single-use devices from today’s…

Dr. Ann Blake Joins Advisory Board at NewGen Surgical

By Kim Chase | March 1, 2014

San Rafael, California – Dr. Ann Blake has joined the advisory board of NewGen Surgical, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of sustainably designed single-use medical devices and surgical products.Dr. Blake, an environmental and public health advisor, is an independent consultant working with governments, occupational health, public health and environmental advocates…