MONTPELLIER, France, Feb. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MEDTECH (Euronext, FR0010892950 – ROSA), a company specialized in designing, developing and marketing innovative surgical assistance robots, announced that it will showcase its ROSA™ Brain robotic surgery system at the Annual Meeting & Courses of the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS), held in Orlando, FL (United States) from February 10 to 14, 2016.
The ACNS Annual Meeting & Courses are a major event in the United States, gathering psychiatrists, neurologists and neurosurgeons specialized in disorders of the central and peripheral nervous system. Medtech will be organizing demonstrations of its ROSA™ technology at Booth #105 at the event.
During the meeting, Sumeet Vadera, MD, neurosurgeon at UC Irvine Health, Orange County, CA, will lead a presentation in the ACNS product theater entitled “IMPLEMENTING A ROSA™ ROBOTIC-ASSISTED NEUROSURGERY PROGRAM” from 1:00 – 2:00 pm on Friday, February 12, 2016. At the presentation, Dr. Vadera will share his experience and present the results of his work with the ROSA™ robot in the context of minimally invasive cranial procedures, especially for patients with epilepsy.
Founded in 2002 by Bertin NAHUM and based in Montpellier, MEDTECH is a European specialist in the design, development and marketing of innovative robotic appliances to assist surgeons during their medico-surgical interventions, thus contributing to the implementation of safer, more efficient, less-invasive treatment.
In 2007, MEDTECH developed ROSA™, an innovative technological device devoted to brain surgery procedures. ROSA™ has been approved in Europe, the United States and Canada.
In 2013 MEDTECH received the “European Company of the Year Award” in the “robotic neurosurgery” category from Frost & Sullivan.
In July 2014, MEDTECH obtained the CE marking for its new product ROSA™ Spine, a robotic-assistive device for minimally invasive surgery of the spine.
In October 2014, MEDTECH won the “Révélation” prize in the Mediterranean Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards.
In 2015 MEDTECH received the “2016 Company of the Year Award” in the “robotic neurosurgery” category from Frost & Sullivan.
In November 2015, MEDTECH was honored by Deloitte In Extenso for its excellent performance in the Technology Fast 50 Mediterranean Awards, in the “listed company” category.
In January 2016, MEDTECH obtained the FDA clearance for its new product, ROSA™ Spine, a robotic-assistive device for minimally invasive surgery of the spine.
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