"Levita Magnetics, a medical device start up company based in San Mateo,
California, recently debuted a device that they tout as the first
magnetic surgical platform to receive CE Mark and FDA clearance.
The Levita Magnetic Surgical System is currently indicated for
gallbladder surgeries. Because the system allows the surgeon to
magnetically retract and remove the gallbladder, they are able to to
perform cholecystectomies without making an incision in the abdominal