Its utility is applicable to open surgery procedures 

across various clinical disciplines.

Click here to download the full list of open surgery procedures in which KLARO™ may be utilized.

Breast Surgery

+ Skin sparing mastectomy and axillary clearance + Breast reconstruction

Cardiothoracic Surgery

+ Thoracotomy + Coronary Bypass Grafting + Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (no Heart-Lung Machine) + Redo CABG Surgery + Aortic Aneurysm and Dissections of the Thoracic Aorta + Assist device implantation + Heart transplantation + Valvular replacement surgeries + Left Ventricular Reconstructive Procedures + Lung surgeries: Open wedge resection, lobectomy, pneumonectomy, segmentectomy

Colorectal Surgery

+ Pelvic exenteration + Colectomy


+ Orthonagtic surgeries

Head and Neck

+ Thyroidectomy + Parathyroidectomy

+ Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty + Adrenalectomy + Tonsillectomy + Head and Neck Cancer and Reconstruction


+ Total hysterectomy (THBSO) + Incontinence surgery + Ligation + Myomectomy + Salpingectomy and salpingostomy for ectopic pregnancy + Tension-free vaginal tape (taping procedure to address urinary incontinence)

Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery

+ Total pancreatectomy + Whipple's procedure + Open Hepatectomies + Liver transplant

Orthopaedic Surgery

+ Hip Replacement Surgery + Joint Fusion Surgery + Knee Replacement Surgery + Laminectomy + Shoulder Replacement Surgery + Rotary cuff surgery

Plastic Surgery

+ Rhinoplasty

Surgical Oncology

+ Cytoreductive surgery (peritonectomies) + Retroperitoneal sarcomas


+ Kidney transplant + Nephrectomy + Pyeloplasty + Radical Cystectomy + Illeal Conduit + Pelvic prolapse repair: Abdominal Colposacropexy + Bladder reconstruction: Ileum neobladder (Hautmann/Studer) + Kidney stone removal: Open Nephrolithotomy + Bladder stone removal: Open Cystolithotomy