Retractor is a surgical instrument that doctors use for separating the wound or surgical incision or for holding underlying tissues and organs. It makes it easy for the doctor to access the body parts under the incision. In general, you can say that it is a steel tool that has a hook, angled blade or a curve that helps the doctor to get the desired position of a body region. There are many types of these tools such as fiber optic retractors, hooks retractors, etc. Some of the types have a robotic arm too.
These different types can be used in different kind of situations. The main purpose of using such tools Is to drive the tissues so they can obtain exposure. These tools are really helpful in complicated surgeries such as spinal surgery. These tools are not only used in the modern age but were also used in the past for different purposes.
The type that we are discussing is a hook retractor. This type has a hook to separate the tissues to access an incision. The hook retractors on our website are all of high and premium qualities. We also have other types of retractors too.