VASERshape™ Study Wins Prestigious Tiffany Award for Best Scientific Presentation

HAYWARD, Calif., March 21, 2013/PRNewswire/ -- Solta Medical, Inc. (Solta) (NASDAQ:SLTM) today announced a study published in the Aesthetic Surgery Journal, authored by Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Onelio Garcia, MD, and Sound Surgical Technologies' VP of Research & Development and CTO Mark Schafer, PhD, demonstrated that the VASER Shape System has a reduction effect on adipose tissue by altering the permeability of the adipocytes. The study, presented at the 2012 American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and the Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation (ASERF) annual meeting, will be honored with the Tiffany Award for Best Scientific Presentation at this year's meeting.

"Solta Medical is honored that the VASERshape product is the technology used in this research, and is the recipient of the Tiffany Award from the ASAPS/ASERF at The Aesthetic Meeting," said Stephen J. Fanning, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Solta Medical, Inc. "We are committed to supporting our physicians whose clinical studies are important to the advancement of the aesthetic medical community."

Each year, ASAPS/ASERF presents the Tiffany Award to the Best Scientific Presentation. The 2012 award will be presented to Dr. Garcia during The Aesthetic Meeting 2013 in New York City on Friday, April 12. For more information, read the study entitled, "The Effects of Nonfocused External Ultrasound on Tissue Temperature and Adipocyte Morphology" in the January 2013 issue of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal or visit http://aes.sagepub.com.

 

ABOUT SOLTA MEDICAL, INC.

Solta Medical, Inc. is a global leader in the medical aesthetics market providing innovative, safe, and effective solutions for patients that enhance and expand the practice of medical aesthetics for physicians. The company offers aesthetic energy devices for skin resurfacing and rejuvenation, acne reduction, body contouring and skin tightening, as well as tools and accessories to optimize the latest liposuction techniques. Each brand is an established category leader, and together comprise a comprehensive platform to address a range of aesthetic skin and body issues.

Fraxel® delivers minimally-invasive clinical solutions to resurface aging and sun damaged skin.

Clear + Brilliant® is a cost-effective, non-ablative laser treatment uniquely designed to improve skin tone and radiance.
Isolaz® acne treatment combines vacuum and painless broadband light to address a wide variety of acne types.

CLARO® is an FDA-cleared personal care acne device that uses heat and light to clear skin quickly and naturally.

Thermage® is a non-invasive radiofrequency procedure that improves the appearance of wrinkles, which can result in smoother, more contoured skin.

Liposonix® is a non-surgical single-treatment procedure that uses advanced high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technology to destroy targeted fat beneath the skin.

VASERshape™ is a complementary non-invasive treatment that combines low frequency, non-focused to temporarily reduce the appearance of cellulite and improve blood circulation with minimal pain and no downtime. The VASERlipo™ system uses ultrasound technology to selectively remove unwanted body fat. It includes VentX® technology that powers an aspiration system for quiet, efficient removal of fatty tissue and precision vented cannulas to maximize aspiration efficiency and speed. VASERsmooth™ is a unique body sculpting add-on tool for use with the VASERlipo system. PowerX® is a power-assisted liposuction system that uses a unique rotational motion which can be used with the VASERlipo system or to enhance traditional liposuction systems. The TouchView® system fits between the fingers and provides diagnostic imaging of subcutaneous structures during procedures. Both the VASERlipo system and traditional liposuction systems can utilize the Origins™ products, a complete line of custom liposuction infiltration, re-injection and aspiration cannulas and accessories. More than two and a half million procedures have been performed with Solta Medical's portfolio of products around the world.

For more information about Solta, call 1-877-782-2286 or log on to www.Solta.com.

 

SOURCE

Media Relations
Jennifer Hacker
Cohn & Wolfe
+1-404-260-3509
jennifer.hacker@cohnwolfe.com

 

 

 

Terms of Use

This website has been developed by Solta Medical, Inc. to provide general information about its devices and its technology. The information contained in this website is not intended to provide medical advice. Access and use of this website is subject to the terms and conditions set forth herewith and all applicable laws, statutes, and/or regulations. Solta Medical may revise these terms and conditions from time to time by updating this posting.

Solta Medical authorizes you to copy documents or pages published by us on this website for your noncommercial reference use only, provided any copy you make retains all copyright or other proprietary notices and any disclaimers contained herein. If you link to any other websites from this site, you should follow the copyright provisions contained in those sites.

Please be aware that Solta Medical actively and aggressively enforces its intellectual rights to the fullest extent of the law.

While Solta Medical intends to periodically update this website, it makes no representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness. Access to and use of the content is solely at your own risk; neither Solta Medical, nor any party involved in creating or delivering this website shall be liable for any damage of any kind arising out of the access, use, or the inability to access or use this site, or for any omissions or errors contained in the website.

Certain links on this website lead to resources maintained by others over whom Solta Medical has no control. As such, Solta Medical does not adopt, endorse, opine, or make any representation as to the truth, accuracy, legality, or any other aspect of the information contained in those resources.

Last updated: January 2009.

 

Solta Offices Across the Globe

Solta Medical Corporate Headquarters

25881 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545 USA
Phone: +1-510-786-6946
U.S. Toll free: 1-877-782-2286

Seattle Office

1-425-420-2100
11818 North Creek Pkwy North
Bothell, WA 98011

Colorado Office

357 McCaslin Blvd., Suite 100
Louisville, CO 80027-2932
1-888-471-4777

Amsterdam Office

+31 206 537 060
Solta Medical International BV
Willemsparkweg 52-2
1071HJ Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Australia Office

+61 02 9999 1081 (in Au)
+61 2 9999 1081 (Outside Au)
Level 1, Tower 1, STE 1.3
394 Lane Cove Road
Macquarie Park

Hong Kong Office

+852 2145 2533
Solta Medical International Limited
RM 1412, Cosco Tower,
183 Queen’s Road Central,
Hong Kong

Japan Office

+81-3-6278-7960
Maniera Bldg 9F, 2-10-8
Ginza Chuo-ku
Tokyo, Japan

United Kingdom Office

+44 208 200 2336
Solta Medical
Kingsbury House
468 Church Lane
London, United Kingdom