Features

 

  • Designed to work equally well in both men and women.
  • Designed to be implanted in a relatively easy 15-20 minute procedure.
  • Tension-free around urethra.
  • Multiple closure pressure settings for optimal fit, adjustable by the physician, personalized to the patient’s specific needs.
  • Patient or caretaker controls the opening and closing of the valve with the push of a button.
  • Fail safe, backup systems in the event the unit loses power, patient loses hand-held control mechanism or a valve obstruction forms.
  • Easy to upgrade and replace power-supply and control box via a 15-minute, outpatient office procedure, which is expected be done every 4-5 years.