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Passion for Patient Safety in the Surgical Suite™

D. A. Surgical patient positioning devices offer protection to surgical equipment and patients while in the Trendelenburg and supine positions.

A comprehensive lineup for patient safety

D. A. Surgical provides reusable and single-use patient positioning products, as well as surgical table accessories focused on patient, staff, and equipment safety.

TrenGuard is the company’s flagship product. It is a standard of care positioning device for patients being placed in the Trendelenburg position.

ArmGuard has an
application for any surgical procedure utilizing the supine position.

FaceGuard acts as both face
protection for the patient
and a versatile,
table-mounted instrument tray.

ShroudGuard protects surgical table pedestal shrouding from damaged caused by accessories left on the table base.

D. A. Surgical patient positioning devices have application for usage during conventional and robotic assisted laparoscopy and open surgery for specialties including urology, gynecology, general, and colorectal.

The company has established a quality management system that is certified to be in conformance with the International Quality System Standard ISO 13485:2016, meaning you can expect quality and consistency in our products and service, along with continuous improvement.

Founder, Dan Allen, invented the boot-style surgical stirrups design which is found in nearly every OR.

  • A respected pioneer and product designer who has dedicated more than 40 years to the study of anatomy and physiology as they relate to the proper positioning of patients in surgery.
  • Participated in over 3,000 surgeries observing patient safety and positioning issues, which motivated him to develop products to address unmet needs.

Get to Know D. A. Surgical

Want more? This feature from a 2017 issue of OR Today touches on our history.


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