Surgical Scalpel instruments are vitally used in different medical procedures such as pathology and surgery. These instruments come in a wide variety and sizes. Mostly, scalpels come in two parts like blades and handles. There are sixty seven different types of scalpel blades and 27 different types of handles, but these all are not for medical purposes. Surgical scalpels are used on different parts of the body and individually designed for specific use. There are different types of scalpels, but are categorized in two major groups like disposable and reusable scalpels. The disposable scalpels can be thrown away after a single use.