Mayo-Hegar 5” Needle Holder is a ratcheted, finger ring instrument available in a wide range of lengths, and used in multiple types of surgical procedures. Due to its versatility, it is one of the most commonly used surgical tools for both human and animal procedures. The Mayo-Hegar needle holder is commonly used with larger, heavier suture needles because of its wide jaws. This product is straight with cross-serrated jaws featuring a central groove with which the needle can be held, and a length of 5 inches. The serrated jaws at the distal end to provide better grip of the needle and it is available in a wide variety of sizes and designs.