SOURCE: Byrne Medical, Inc.

Byrne Medical, Inc.

December 08, 2010 09:20 ET

Byrne Medical Announces the DEFENDO™ Disposable Y-Opsy Irrigator -- 100303 for Use With the EndoGator® Tubing System

CONROE, TX--(Marketwire - December 8, 2010) - Byrne Medical, the leader in disposable infection control solutions, announces the official release of DEFENDO™ Disposable, Single-Use Y-Opsy Irrigator. The latest addition to Byrne Medical's infection control solutions, this product is packaged sterile and is specific to Olympus® and Fujinon® endoscopes. In the absence of an auxiliary water port, this product allows you to utilize devices and irrigation simultaneously by connecting directly to EndoGator® tubing.

Please visit www.Y-Opsy.com for a free evaluation.

"When using this product, the physician will experience easy device passage with increased visibility during troublesome procedures. The Y-Opsy also saves time by incorporating pump irrigation connection, thus eliminating the time consuming process of manual syringing for irrigation," says Erica Dodson, Product Manager. 

About Byrne Medical
Byrne Medical has become a recognized leader at the forefront of patient care in GI Endoscopy by evaluating the current safety standards and offering unique solutions for everyday practices. These principles encompass the foundation of our company because infection control matters to everyone.

Don Byrne, Founder and President, started the company in 1997 in Conroe, Texas with a single, disposable product and a vision to improve infection control practices. His genuine concern for patients, staff members and facilities everywhere prompted him to pioneer a proprietary solution -- the Endo SmartCap®.

In 2003, Byrne Medical introduced the EndoGator®, a propriety disposable irrigation alternative to reusable irrigation tubing. 2009 saw the introduction of the sterile DEFENDO™ Disposable Biopsy Valve for Olympus®, Fujinon® and Pentax® endoscopes. As of 2010, Byrne Medical continues to grow in its line of infection control products with EndoJoe™, a line of disinfectants for the GI Endoscopy lab as well as chemicals for the reprocessing of endoscopes and accessories.

As the industry continues to grow, so do the recommendations and standards. Byrne Medical's commitment is not only to the customer, but more importantly to the patient. Therefore, as a company we will continue to develop innovative infection control solutions that meet and exceed industry standards

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Contact Information

  • For additional information, please contact:
    Kathy Hopper
    Director of Marketing
    Tel. 936/521-4239
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