Question:
How much does WireFix cost?

Answer:
Box of 10 is $149.90(that makes each unit price $14.99) .

Box of 50 is $649.59(that makes each unit price $12.99) .

Each device(unit) has 1 WireFix component and 3 cover strips. These 4 compoents are sold together(not separately) 

 

Question:
What is the minimum order?

Answer:
1 Box of 10 devices

or

1 Box of 50 devices

 

Question:
Which localization wires is WireFix compatible with?

Answer:
Kopans, Hawkins II, Hawkins III and Ghiatas wires.
These are 4 of the 5 most commonly used wires in the United States.

 

Question:
Does WireFix work with Homer wires?

Answer:
No, Homer wires come with a device called mammalok which blocks the WireFix clipping action.

 

Question:
Should WireFix be placed before or after post-wire-placement mammogram?

Answer:
After.

 

Question:
Is WireFix MRI safe?

Answer:
Yes, WireFix has no metallic components and therefore is safe for MRI use.

 

Question:
Does WireFix contain latex?

Answer:
No, WireFix contains no latex.

 

Question:
Is WireFix sterile?

Answer:
Yes, WireFix is sterilized with ethylene oxide and is sterile for 3 years.

 

Question:

Is WireFix available outside of the United States?

Answer:
No, at this time WireFix is only available in the United States.

 

Question:

How do I place an order?

Answer:
Orders can be placed in by email, phone, fax or you can fill out an order form on our website and pay by credit card.

dlebeau@lebeaumedical.com
Phone: 1.877.707.7474
Fax: 909.363.8153

 

Question:
Can I place an order and then billed later?

Answer:
Yes, in fact this is how most orders are made.

 

Question:
Can I buy WireFix from another vendor?

Answer:
No, LeBeau Medical is the sole distributor of WireFix.

 

Question:
Where is WireFix Made?

Answer:
WireFix is designed, assembled, sterilized and packaged in the United States.

 

Question:
Is WireFix FDA approved?

Answer:
Yes, WireFix is FDA registered.

 

Question:
How much force does it take to remove the wire when using WireFix?

Answer:
Withdrawal force(Pulling away from patient)
                                       Without WireFix                                 With WireFix
Kopans:                              0.71(lbs)                                                3.50(lbs)
Hawkins II:                        0.74(lbs)                                                2.71(lbs)
Hawkins III:                       0.52(lbs)                                               1.58(lbs)
Ghiatas:                             0.53(lbs)                                                2.49(lbs)

 

Deeper Migration(Wire driving deeper within patient)
                                        Without WireFix                                 With WireFix
Kopans:                                Unknown                                            2.82(lbs)
Hawkins II:                          Unknown                                            1.51(lbs)
Hawkins III:                         Unknown                                            1.30(lbs)
Ghiatas:                               Unknown                                             3.02(lbs)

Testing was performed using ballistics gel.