Navigation Links
Aesthera Announces Breakthrough Innovations at 2009 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Meeting

AAD Launches include New Technologies, Innovative Applications and New Clinical Data

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Aesthera today announced several new launches at the upcoming 67th annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in San Francisco, CA. Aligned with the company's strategic imperative to stay at the forefront of innovations in skin management, the launches will focus on the company reinforcing its leadership as the premier device based solution for acne as well as the development and commercialization of innovative technological solutions for high demand patient procedures.

Strengthening Position as Leading Acne Treatment

Strengthening its leadership position as a premier treatment in the battle against acne, Aesthera announced its latest peer reviewed clinical paper titled "Treatment of Acne with Photopneumatic Therapy," by Tina S. Alster MD et al which is published in the March 2009 issue of the Journal of Drugs and Dermatology. The paper studies the clinical efficacy of Photopneumatic Therapy for the treatment of mild to severe facial acne. "Our study noted greatest improvement in patients with severe acne. We are pleased with treatment outcomes, especially for severe acne," said study co-investigator Dr. Alster. The study was performed using Aesthera's ISOLAZ system, the only FDA cleared device for the treatment of Comedonal and Pustular Acne.

Profusion Skin Therapy for Acne, Skin Rejuvenation and Body Tightening

Aesthera will launch Profusion(TM) - (Pro=Professional and Fusion=Combination) - a breakthrough skin therapy that combines the proven clinical benefits of Photopneumatic light treatments with the delivery of Aesthera's proprietary skincare to symbiotically enhance skin treatment outcomes for acne, skin rejuvenation and body tightening. "Profusion's novel mechanism has tremendous therapeutic potential for innovative new applications. We are very excited about its clinical potential," says Vic Narurkar, MD, Chair of Dermatology at the California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) in San Francisco, CA. "Profusion Skin Therapy is the fastest growing procedure in our practice. We routinely perform it in combination with the majority of skin treatments we offer," he adds. New applications of the technology include body tightening and skin lightening.

Additionally, Aesthera will release results of a multi-year scientific collaboration with the University of California at Riverside on Profusion Skin Therapy. "Our collaboration with the UC Riverside team reflects our commitment to basing all our treatment solutions on solid science," says Robert Anderson, PhD, Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer of Aesthera. "We are very excited about expanding the commercial applications of Profusion Skin Therapy and are working on future applications of this novel technology," he added.

Innovative Body Tightening Technology

Moving beyond existing frameworks that address and treat body tightening, shaping and contouring Aesthera will be previewing a revolutionary approach to body tightening technology. The company's innovative body tightening platform (pending FDA clearance) will utilize a unique delivery mechanism and state of the art applicator that allows for high treatment precision and focused energy delivery. The patient benefits of Aesthera's unique solution will be fast, painless, and extremely precise treatments.

"Our continuous development and commercialization of solutions reflects our commitment to growing and strengthening our leadership position in the dermatology market," said Alon Maor, Aesthera's President & CEO.

In addition, to the above launches, Aesthera's technology will be included in over 11 podium presentations by thought leaders in dermatology.

For a complete list of podium presentations, or for more information on Profusion Skin Therapy or Isolaz Light Treatments, visit www.AESTHERA.Com,, call 877.275.4779, or email

About Photopneumatic(TM) Technology

Photopneumatic Therapy, that powers the Isolaz(TM) and Isolaz Pro(TM) system, is a proprietary combination of pneumatic energy and broad band light. Photopneumatic devices are the only laser or light based devices cleared for the treatment of inflammatory acne, comedonal acne and pustular acne. They are also cleared for the treatment of mild to moderate inflammatory acne. Photopneumatic treatments have an immediate visible impact on acne 24 - 48 hour post first treatment and are painless. Facial treatments take approximately 10 minutes, require no anesthetics or numbing creams and provide additional cosmetic benefits such as smoother appearing skin. Additionally, Photopneumatic treatments have an immediate visible impact on acne 24 - 48 hour post first treatment and are painless. Facial treatments take approximately 10 minutes, require no anesthetics or numbing creams and provide additional cosmetic benefits such as smoother appearing skin. Additionally, Photopneumatic Therapy is also cleared for the treatment of benign vascular and pigmented lesions and hair removal.

About Aesthera Corporation

Aesthera ( develops, manufactures and markets light-based aesthetic treatment systems - the Isolaz(TM) and Isolaz Pro(TM) platforms - based on proprietary Photopneumatic(TM) technology. Clinically proven to be pain-free and up to seven times faster than currently available light-based aesthetic systems, Aesthera's revolutionary systems combine the proven properties of therapeutic light with gentle pneumatic energy to more effectively work on dermal and epidermal skin targets.

    Sarvar Kothavala
    Aesthera Corp.

SOURCE Aesthera Corporation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. HHS Announces $75 Million in Supplemental Funding to States for Pandemic Flu Preparedness
2. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
3. UHW Announces: Antelope Valley Hospital Caregivers and Board Vote to Ratify First Union Contract With SEIU UHW-West
4. HEI, Inc. Announces Sale of RFID Division Assets
5. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
6. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
7. Z Trim Announces Revocation of Gregory Halpern Severence Agreement
8. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
9. Manor Care, Inc. Announces Record Date for Special Stockholder Meeting
10. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Adipex-P(R)
11. Planet Technologies Announces Agreement to Acquire Antigen Laboratories
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/10/2015)... ... October 10, 2015 , ... Isabel Healthcare will participate in the Cerner Health ... the release of the Institute of Medicine’s latest report “Improving Diagnosis in Healthcare”, Isabel ... that assist healthcare providers and consumers to potentially reduce the chance of error. The ...
(Date:10/10/2015)... ... October 10, 2015 , ... In the inaugural people’s choice contest, entitled ... To Work in Jacksonville, amongst medium-sized companies with 25 – 99 employees. The announcement ... with a celebratory gala on October 1st. , Many of the features of ...
(Date:10/9/2015)... California (PRWEB) , ... October 09, 2015 , ... ... Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education J. Michael ... of the Year Award. Finley was selected for his impact on graduate medical ...
(Date:10/9/2015)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... October 09, 2015 , ... ... awareness for breast cancer victims, survivors, and the ongoing effort to find a cure. ... patients another outlet for helping women in need. With their Bra Collection Campaign, Beverly ...
(Date:10/9/2015)... ... October 09, 2015 , ... A new health tool that helps identify if ... online ( ) – just in time for the cold and flu season, ... However, for many in the U.S., the real start of cold/flu season is the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
... ... medical journal Osteoporosis International found that women taking AdvaCAL® calcium had the highest bone ... 32 studies involved 3,169 postmenopausal women, 79 skeletal measures and 7 different types of ... ...
... ... Dermatologist settled in Dubai, received the very prestigious ,HIND RATTAN AWARD, this ... Rattan was presented at a ceremony in connection with the yearly International ... Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Government of India. Dr. Mehta was awarded ...
... ... IL based management consulting and technology firm, today announced it will merge ... Gold Certified Partner, effective January 1, 2010. Logan Consulting is ... America, Europe and Asia since 1992. Under the new structure, ...
... , ... Omnetics Connector Corporation, the leading manufacturer of miniature high-rel connectors, is utilizing their ... , ... MN (Vocus) January 29, 2010 -- Omnetics Connector Corporation, the leading manufacturer of ...
... ... Vemma Nutrition Company launches Vemma ... or other sports drinks, Vemma THIRST goes beyond hydration by ... minerals, while replenishing the body with necessary electrolytes, specialized carbohydrates ...
... , , Majority of Mississippi ... Jan. 28 The following is a statement by ... Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA): , "Today, the Mississippi ... that, if it becomes law, will greatly limit how cold and ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:10/8/2015)... , Oct. 8, 2015  Ardelyx, Inc. ... focused on gastrointestinal and cardio-renal diseases, today announced ... candidate, tenapanor, will be presented at the 2015 ... findings will include measures of sustained response in ... blind, placebo-controlled, randomized Phase 2 trial. The meeting ...
(Date:10/8/2015)...  Trovagene, Inc., (NASDAQ:   TROV) a developer ... of results from a field experience analysis featuring ... (PCM) platform to accurately identify mutational status, ... appropriate therapy for patients. Mark Erlander , ... the results today in an oral presentation titled ...
(Date:10/8/2015)... Oct. 8, 2015  Following months of investigation, Ross ... the nation alleging that the anticoagulant Xarelto,s recommended dosage doesn,t ... Philadelphia on behalf of a ... stroke because the drug didn,t work as the manufacturer suggested. ... other suits shortly on behalf of clients from across the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
... /PRNewswire/ --,Pieris AG, a bio-pharmaceutical company ... human protein therapeutics, announced today,that its ... targeting potential. , Commenting on this ... and Preclinical Development of Pieris said: ...
... NJ (June 21, 2007) Nymox Pharmaceutical,Corporation (NASDAQ: ... Company’s recently completed studies of NX-1207 for,benign ... a series of,upcoming U.S. urology meetings, beginning ... Association Meeting in Colorado,Springs. These independent podium ...
Cached Medicine Technology:
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: