SurgiScan ULTRA

Meticulously crafted through extensive years of development, this world-leading device has earned a global reputation for its unparalleled performance in CSSD and hospital settings. With SurgiScan Ultra, decoding even the most intricate codes becomes a swift and effortless task, ensuring a seamless reading experience.

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Advanced Scanning Precision

Masterfully reads the smallest and most complex codes, offering unparalleled speed and accuracy.

Innovative Live Imaging

Features a live video window for real-time visual confirmation, enhancing scanning precision.

Highly Configurable

Effortlessly integrates with any tracking system, with customizable settings for optimal use.

Revolutionised Through Customer Insight.

We have gathered feedback from CSSD departments all over the world who are already using the SurgiScan. We have put all of your thoughts and ideas into a whole new product - the SurgiScan ULTRA.

SurgiScan Ultra 2D datamatrix reader surrounded by four pairs of surgical instruments lasermarked with 2D datamatrix codes

Reads Difficult Codes Where Others Fail.

The SurgiScan Ultra has been optimised to read the trickiest and most difficult codes even on shiny and curved surfaces. Surpassing the abilities of any other reader currently on the market. It can even read codes as small as 0.4mm x 0.4mm on surgical implants.

Hand holding an aneurysm clip with a very small 2D datamatrix code lasermarked on it.

Bigger Reading Window, Smaller Footprint.

With a diameter of 29mm, the Ultra has a much larger reading window compared to the original SurgiScan. The larger area allows you to locate codes much easier and operate the reader more efficiently.

Aerial shot footprint comparison of the SurgiScan and SurgiScan Ultra 2D datamtrix code readers.

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2D DataMatrix Code Reading

Compatible with all 2D ECC200 DataMatrix codes including GS1.

Live Video Window

This feature offers further precision with real time video feedback of each code being scanned.

Advanced Code Manipulation

Users can manipulate codes according to their requirements. Recognise, ignore, extend or change codes. Makes it easy to fit with tracking systems and existing marks.

Code Quality Indicator

Software provides feedback on the scanning quality of each code.

GS1 Approved

GS1 codes fully supported. Validation checking features.


Equipped with a USB 2.0 camera the Ultra is capable of reading a single code in less than 60ms once it is placed on the device. It is also capable of reading multiple codes simultaneously.


Detects and reads codes as small as 0.4mm x 0.4mm in less than 60ms. The increased speed paired with the ergonomic improvements means operation is similar to that of a supermarket checkout.


Compatible with all tracking systems currently on the market.


It’s compact dimensions mean it can be placed stably on any workspace without taking up much room.

Waterproof & Dust Tight

The IP65 rated casing makes it easy to disinfect and allows for use in wet areas directly next to sinks.

Sleek Profile

Intuitively designed with a slim neck to help with placement of awkwardly shaped instruments.

Scratch Resistant

The window is made from sapphire crystal making it scratch resistant.

Anti-Reflective Coating

Anti-reflective coated sapphire crystal as standard eliminates all image glare.


The reader will beep and the LED will flash to indicate a code has been read successfully.

Large Reading Window

706mm² reading window area makes operating easier.

Advanced Lighting System

24 RGB LEDs sit below a diffuser to allow consistent and safe lighting that can be customised to any colour.


Already established in many hospitals and sterile supply departments around the world.

Accurate & Reliable

Optimised to read the trickiest of codes on all surfaces where other devices fail - bright, reflective, curved, matte etc.

Compute Module Add-On

Add the Compute Module to your Ultra setup for a plug and play experience - no software installation required.

Robust Design

The case is machined out of a single block of aluminium. This makes it strong, robust and resistant to chemicals.


Codes are positively placed on top of the reading window, eliminating the need for aiming and making the scanner extremely easy to use.

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Short Specification.

640g (including cable)
Reading Window Diameter
PC Requirements
Windows 7, 10 or 11, 1 available USB port
Water Resistant
2 Years



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Returns & Repairs

Need repairs or maintenance? Download and complete the Return Materials Authorization (RMA) form with your product details and the nature of the issue, and our dedicated support team will assist you promptly.