FAST™ Technique

Soft Tissue Removal in Texas

The innovative FAST™ Technique— Fasciotomy and Surgical Tenotomy—is a gentle method for percutaneous cutting and removal of tissue and restoration of natural tendon and soft tissue function. The FAST Technique utilizing the TX1™ Tissue Removal System can be used to address the most common areas for tendon and soft tissue injuries including:

  • Lateral and medial epicondyle
  • Patellar tendon
  • Rotator cuff
  • Plantar fascia
  • Achilles tendon

Based on technology developed in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic, FAST combines conventional ultrasonic imaging for visualization with the advanced TX1 Tissue Removal System.

Ultrasound guidance used to identify pathologic tissue and guide the TX1 MicroTip™ during tissue removal.

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