When you’re faced with a tricky surgical task, it can be tempting to look for a specific surgical tool to get it done right.

And in fact, that’s a very common theme among surgeons: We want to find a specific tool that we can use to perform the task safely and efficiently, without sacrificing performance.

However, while surgical tools can be a powerful tool, there’s a wide range of options for surgeons and other medical professionals.

We decided to put together a list of the most useful surgical tools out there to help guide you when deciding which tools to use for the best outcomes.

We also added a few guidelines to help make surgical tasks easier.

And finally, we asked the experts on what it takes to get the most out of your surgical tools.

This is our definitive guide to what it really takes to be a great surgeon.