DF Vasconcellos Surgical Microscope
DF Vasconcellos, (DFV) is a company that stands out because of their active participation in developing the field of microsurgery in Brazil. Over 50,000 surgical microscopes produced by DFV are now installed in hospitals and clinics in Brazil and 66 other nations. With a new management team, their objectives are to maintain the traditions of the company and to improve services further on to meet the demanding market of microsurgery.
DFV’s products are essential in microsurgery in various medical specialties such as Neurosurgery, Gynecology, Dentistry, Ophthalmology, ENT, and Veterinary.
This item has components and parts that were made both in the U.S. and in Brazil.
Decio Fernandes de Vasconcellos (born 1908) have founded the company, which currently ranks first in its industry. The DFV was founded in April 1941, in São Paulo (SP). The first 10 years were dedicated exclusively to the manufacture of military instruments, acquiring and developing technology in such areas as precision mechanics and optics, a pioneering initiative that laid the groundwork for the Brazilian independence in this sector.
From 1951 on, the company entered the civilian market, producing prismatic binoculars and magnifying glasses and some models of loupes, gradually evolving its production to reach a diverse line of high precision optical instruments, particularly for use in medicine.
Today, DFV stands by his active participation in developing the field of microsurgery in Brazil, starting by design of their first surgical microscope, launched in 1962. Over 50,000 surgical microscopes produced by DFV are now installed in hospitals and clinics in Brazil and 66 other countries.
In 2009, the company took a new direction. The new goals are to maintain the tradition of the company and improving for a better service in the demanding market of microsurgery. Supplying this segment all over the world. Keeping the continuous search for excellence in optical precision and reliability of equipment that has characterized the company since 1941.