Navigation Links
Dr. Abbott J. Krieger Joins Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. as Chief Clinical Liaison
Date:4/29/2009

COMMACK, N.Y., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- It is with great privilege that Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. (ABD) announces the appointment of Abbott Krieger, M.D., F.A.C.S. as Chief Clinical Liaison.

Dr. Krieger's expertise with Avery breathing pacemakers began in 1981 while he was Chief of Neurological Surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Based on that initial experience, Dr. Krieger went on to pioneer the reinnervation of the diaphragm through the use of intercostal to phrenic nerve grafts. He reported the first successful use of the technique in Neurosurgery in October, 1994. As a visiting professor, Dr. Krieger has traveled extensively around the world attending grand rounds and assisting other physicians in the development of their local diaphragm pacing programs.

Dr. Krieger most recently served as Clinical Professor in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the USC Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles. He is currently in private practice in Beverly Hills, CA. As Chief Clinical Liaison, Dr. Krieger will lecture about the indications and latest advances in diaphragm pacing, and be available for clinical discussions regarding potential candidates for the breathing pacemaker.

Linda Towler, CEO, states, "We are honored to have Dr. Krieger join our team. His experience and expertise will be an invaluable addition to the future growth of ABD."

ABOUT ABD

Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. (ABD) is a privately-held biomedical device manufacturer located on Long Island, New York. It produces the breathing pacemaker: an implanted phrenic nerve stimulator which is used to free many quadriplegic and central hypoventilation patients from mechanical ventilation. Through its affiliate, Avery Custom Devices, Inc., ABD manufactures high-quality platinum contact electrodes for research projects, clinical trials and commercially distributed medical devices.

ABD is ISO-13485 certified, and an FDA registered manufacturer of Class III medical devices.

Should you know a patient with quadriplegia, central sleep apnea or other condition that may benefit from a breathing pacemaker, or if you are interested in arranging a meeting with Dr. Krieger please contact us.

    CONTACT
    Kenneth R. Aron, V. P. Sales & Marketing
    631-864-1600
    www.averybiomedical.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Abbott Highlights Strong Corporate Responsibility Performance With Release of 2008 Global Citizenship Report
2. Abbott Annual Meeting Highlights Outstanding 2008 Results, Continued Strong Outlook
3. Abbott Reports 16 Percent Earnings Growth in First Quarter; Confirms Double-Digit Earnings Growth Outlook for 2009
4. Abbott Initiates U.S. Study of Absolute Pro(TM) Peripheral Stent System for Iliac Artery Disease
5. Abbott Hosts Conference Call for First-Quarter Earnings
6. Abbott Launches VOYAGER(TM) NC Coronary Balloon Catheter
7. Abbott to Present at Cowen Annual Health Care Conference
8. Abbott Announces Required Offer to Repurchase Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes of Its AMO Subsidiary
9. Abbott Completes Acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics
10. Abbott Opens New Pediatric Nutrition Manufacturing Facility in Singapore
11. Abbott Successfully Completes Tender Offer for Shares of Advanced Medical Optics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/22/2017)... ... May 22, 2017 , ... An inventor from Columbia, S.C., ... pen. "My wife’s hand was damaged in a firework accident, so she couldn’t grip ... with manual problems." , He then designed and created a prototype for the HELPEN ...
(Date:5/22/2017)... Peoria, IL (PRWEB) , ... May 22, 2017 ... ... HealthCare, is part of a larger group investing in InsightRX, an early stage ... a patient’s underlying biological and pharmacological characteristics. Greatpoint Ventures Innovation Fund ...
(Date:5/21/2017)... ... May 20, 2017 , ... Pot. Reefer. Grass. Mary Jane. No matter ... share its attributes like never before. More than a map, new social marketplace ... stores, strains, products – and for the first time – each other. A social ...
(Date:5/21/2017)... ... May 21, 2017 , ... Dental visits ... six months since you've seen a dentist, it's time for a dental checkup. ... x-rays once per year. , Dental checkups are a relatively easy procedure that ...
(Date:5/19/2017)... ... ... Springfield, Vermont-based law firm of Brady/Callahan has released a new Personal Injury law ... Personal Injury Attorney, " the article offers insight for people who have questions, concerns ... someone is injured due to another person's negligence, they may want to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/4/2017)... 4, 2017  Fortuna Fix Inc. (" Fortuna "), ... first to eliminate the need for embryonic and fetal stem ... neurodegenerative diseases. Fortuna announced today the ... Michael Fehlings , MD, PhD; Father Kevin FitzGerald , ... and Professor James Giordano , PhD. "We ...
(Date:5/4/2017)... 4, 2017  A new tight-tolerance microextrusion medical ... highly-engineered materials, is being launched by Natvar, a ... developed in recent years to service a wide ... applications. More expensive materials such as glass and ... due to their ability to consistently hold tolerances. ...
(Date:5/3/2017)... 3, 2017  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: ... injectable drug administration, announced today that Fran ... Services, and Diane Paskiet , Director, Scientific ... focused on West,s expertise in the areas of ... as providing commentary on updated industry guidance. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: