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Brain Aneurysm- Detection and Treatments

Brain Aneurysms are unnatural bulges, or necks in blood vessels that can cause severe headaches. If left untreated, these can rupture or burst and cause bleeding into the brain, which is referred to as a hemorrhagic stroke. Strokes require immediate medical intervention to prevent secondary brain injuries associated with the [...]

Chronic Sinusitis- Treatment Modalities

Sinusitis, or rhinosinusitis (as it is also commonly referred), is an inflammation of the sinuses that occurs when they are blocked by swelling or fluid. Sinusitis is defined in terms of occurrence. Acute is when symptoms are experienced, but they go away after a few days or couple weeks. Four [...]

Traumatic Brain Injury Multimodal monitoring in the Intensive Care Unit

Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) causes damage to the brain, following a significant strike or impact to the skull, that can cause a mild concussion or lead to permanent brain damage. Often these patients are admitted into an Intensive Care Unit (ICU). The initial injury that lands a patient into an [...]

Otitis Media- How do we treat

Otitis Media, a chronic middle ear infection that develops from an inflammation of the air-filled space behind the eardrum. Once the infection occurs, it places great pressure on the eardrum which can be very painful for affected patients. Common symptoms of an ear infection often include pain, dizziness, loss of [...]

What is Surgical Equipment?

Surgical equipment include sponges, nasal splints, ear tubes, dilators or any other medically necessary item needed at the time of treatment. Whether you are setting up a new operating room, replenishing surgical supplies or integrating a new member of your surgical team, making sure you have the correct surgical supplies [...]

Why More People Are Looking for A Surgical Supply Store Online

In 2019, there was more than $3.5 trillion in sales online. Popular retailers like Amazon and Wal-Mart dominate the headlines, but selling surgical equipment online is becoming more popular every single day. The team at Ace Medical is proud to be part of the trend. As one of the finest [...]

Surgical Instrument Coatings and Why they are Important

Virtually all surgical instruments are made of either Stainless Steel, Titanium and in some cases, Cobalt Chrome. These metals all have their unique characteristics that make them ideal for different types of instruments. Stainless Steel is very rigid, while Titanium is very light and non-ferromagnetic. Within both of these metals [...]

Thermal Conductivity of Surgical Metals

Many surgical procedures require the use of electrocautery instruments to control and stop bleeding intraoperatively. Using these delicate instruments can be challenging as the tissue where the surgeon is operating will be at an elevated temperature. This is because of the exposure to high powered lights, and the related heat [...]

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