Kapasa Medizintechnik GmbH (Kapasamed) is an innovative Medical Technology Company focusing on developing medical devices and instruments.
KapasaMedizintechnik GmbH designs and develops medical devices that impact Public Health programs globally.
The company’s innovative product has led to the successful development and conduct of clinical trials of a male circumcision device Circumcision Device, the Unicirc Surgical Assist Instrument, which has shown to have the capacity to be safely used to impact the devastating effect of the Sub-Saharan HIV epidemic. The device and method that has been developed with it’s use, can be used to replace the current surgical circumcision method.
The use of the Unicirc can substantially assist in reducing the backlog and reaching target of 80% of 30 million circumcisions by 2020 (a number that has been set by UNAIDS).
The product is used and distributed at this stage mainly in South Africa.
KapasaMedizintechnikGmbHis the legal manufacturer of the Unicirc Surgical-Assist Circumcision instrument.
A circumcision with the Unicirc can be completed at a single visit, no needles nor sutures are needed.