Mobile Surgi-Stretcher

The Powered and Hydraulic Mobile Surgi-Stretcher series is designed to be a single surgical platform for EYE, ENT and Plastic surgery procedures. The low profile head design allows excellent site access for both superior (over brow) and lateral (side approach) procedures.


  • 720 lb (327 kg) Weight Capacity* (5E8EYEST, 5D8EYEST, 5E8EYXST, 5D8EYXST models)Hausted Mobile Surgery Stretcher
  • Patented Articulating Headrest allows for infinite and precise positioning of the head and neck
  • Easy-to-use powered or hydraulic foot-end operated controls for height adjustment, backrest, leg section and Trendelenburg/Reverse Trendelenburg positioning
  • Narrow width to facilitate steering and positioning during transport and surgery
  • Emergency release for Quick Response positioning
  • Stainless Steel 3-Position Retracto™ Rails with Top Caps that eliminate patient transfer gap
  • Handheld pendant for patient control during recovery to minimize staff involvement and recovery time
  • Multi-function Nurse Control (5E8/5D8 models)
  • Brake and Steer controls accessible at all four corners
  • Center Track Steering for superb mobility
  • Battery back-up (powered models)
  • 3 in (8 cm) Comfort Mattress Pad with Sure-Check™


5E8 Series Powered Articulating Head Mobile Surgical Stretcher

578 Series Hydraulic Height Adjustment Articulating Head Mobile Surgical Stretcher

Operational Benefits

  • The articulating headpiece with dual operating control knobs allows infinite adjustability and precise microscopic movement of the head section.
  • Low profile headpiece design offers excellent site access for both superior (over brow) and lateral (side approach) procedures.
  • Easy-to-use electric/battery powered or hydraulic/foot-end controlled backrest and leg flex operated controls are available for height adjustment, backrest, leg section, and Trendelenburg/reverse Trendelenburg.
  • A wide variety of surgical accessories can be adapted to the unit to provide versatility.

Economic Benefits

  • Pre-induction, transport, treatment, and recovery can be performed in the same unit to improve case turnaround and streamline patient handling.
  • Reduces staff time and prevents staff injury involved in transferring patient during various phases of care.

Patient Outcome and Safety Benefits

  • With the handheld control, patients can position themselves during recovery, which minimizes staff involvement and can help shorten recovery time.
  • Improves the quality of care and reduces the risk of patient injury by eliminating multiple patient transfers.