Syneron Receives FDA Clearance for elos Plus(TM) Next Generation Multi-Platform Device
YOKNEAM, Israel, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS), www.syneron.com, the global leader in medical aesthetic products and technology, announced today that it has received United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for elos Plus(TM), a next generation multi-platform system featuring the Company’s proprietary elos technology. The FDA clearance for elos Plus(TM) follows on the recent international launch in Europe and Asia.
“The vision for the elos Plus(TM) was to bring to market the most comprehensive multi-platform system that out-delivers the competition in performance, reliability and scalability,” said Louis P. Scafuri, Chief Executive Officer at Syneron. “Our new system was designed to grow with any size practice and caters to a diverse patient population. It has the capacity to deliver a full range of aesthetic treatments and is equipped with the most advanced features for optimum speed, safety and performance. We believe elos Plus(TM) will appeal to a broad range of customers and allow them to customize their investment to meet the demand of their individual practice.”
The new elos Plus(TM) leverages the Company’s proprietary elos® technology of optical energy and bi-polar radiofrequency to provide safe and efficacious treatments. This state-of-the-art system is customizable or upgradable utilizing a full range of up to eight in-demand aesthetic applicators, which also includes the Company’s globally successful Sublative(TM) and Sublime(TM) applications. The intuitive fifteen-inch touch screen offers unparalleled ease-of-use through its simple but powerful guided treatment modes for all applications. The system is also equipped with the most popular features from recent Syneron models such as the proprietary Active Dermal Monitoring(TM), Intelligent Feedback System(TM) (IFS) and Sublative iD(TM), making elos Plus(TM) the new workhorse for any aesthetic practice.
“Having owned several generations of elos(TM) models, the elos Plus(TM) is equipped with all the best assets I’ve come to count on and more,” said Vince Afsahi, M.D., board certified Dermatologist and Medical Director at South Coast Dermatology Institutes in Newport Beach and Tustin, California. “The intuitive and interactive user interface of the elos Plus(TM) improves user experience, while the additional safety measures such as the IFS, which is now available on all applications, ensures maximum treatment delivery without compromising patient safety or comfort.”
For more information about elos Plus(TM) or any of Syneron’s broad product offering, visit www.syneron.com.
About Syneron Medical Ltd.
Syneron Medical Ltd. – a company devoted to real technology, real science and real results – is the leading global aesthetic device company with a comprehensive product portfolio and a global distribution footprint. The Company’s technology enables physicians to provide advanced solutions for a broad range of medical-aesthetic applications including body contouring, hair removal, wrinkle reduction, rejuvenation of the skin’s appearance through the treatment of superficial benign vascular and pigmented lesions, and the treatment of acne, leg veins and cellulite. The Company sells its products under two distinct brands, Syneron and Candela. The Company’s aspiration and commitment to innovation expands Syneron’s offering beyond medical device into the largest in-demand applications in beauty – skin lightening. Founded in 2000, the corporate, R&D, and manufacturing headquarters for Syneron Medical Ltd. are located in Israel. Syneron also has R&D and manufacturing operations in the US. The company markets and services and supports its products in 86 countries. It has offices in North America, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, UK, Australia, China, Japan, and Hong Kong and distributors worldwide. Additional information can be found at www.syneron.com.
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