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Spirecut’s support from 100 fürs Baselbiet

We recently were interviewed by BLKB, Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank, offering us a unique opportunity to share the story of our revolutionary ultrasound technology in hand surgery. Founded in 2020 by orthopaedics and surgery expert Frédéric Schuind, we stand as a beacon of innovation, transforming the traditional surgical approach with our patented Swiss-made tools. Since our inception, we have embarked on a steep development curve, garnering numerous accolades and establishing ourselves as pioneers in the medical technology field.

The Genesis of Spirecut

During the interview, we delved into the origins of our company name, ‘Spirecut’—a blend that signifies our commitment to growth and surgical advancement. 

A Path of Remarkable Achievements

We have achieved significant milestones in three years, including securing a third-place finish in the Swiss Innovation Challenge 2022. Our journey to certification is paved with a pursuit of expertise, innovation, and a commitment to delivering superior surgical solutions. The introduction of our patented instruments in november 2023 marked a significant advancement in the field, showcasing the precision and quality of Swiss engineering.

Fostering Innovation with Support

Our growth and development have been significantly bolstered by the ‘100 fürs Baselbiet’ initiative and the unwavering support of BLKB, the cantonal bank of Basel-Land. This collaboration has provided us with the necessary resources and guidance to navigate the industry’s challenges and amplify our impact. The move to Muttenz at the start of the year symbolizes our expanding horizons, with the Basel region offering a fertile ground for innovation and business development.

Overcoming Challenges

The road to innovation is fraught with challenges, and we are no exception. We shared insights into the hurdles we’ve encountered since our foundation, from navigating the complexities of the medical technology market to refining our revolutionary technology. These experiences have tested our resilience and strengthened our determination to succeed.

The Road Ahead

We are poised to disrupt the medical technology sector further with our cutting-edge ultrasound technology for hand surgery. Our vision extends beyond the immediate horizon, aiming to enhance surgical procedures and patient recovery globally.

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