FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Misonix, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSON), a medical device company that designs, manufactures and markets innovative therapeutic ultrasonic products worldwide for wound debridement, spinal surgery, cosmetic surgery, neurosurgery, laparoscopic surgery, and other surgical and medical applications, has entered into a new, four year, exclusive distribution agreement with Promedics Medizinische Systeme GmbH of Dusseldorf, Germany, for the distribution of the SonaStar® Ultrasonic Surgical Aspirator and the BoneScalpel™ Ultrasonic Bone Cutter. The agreement provides Promedics with the rights to sell in Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Included in the agreement are annual minimum purchase requirements. Initial product training is complete and open market sales have commenced.
Promedics has successfully launched a variety of capital equipment based surgical systems into the German speaking markets, and is well known in these countries as an aggressive, service oriented competitor in the fields of Spine Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Neurosurgery and other skull-based surgeries.
The SonaStar is used by Neuro and General Surgeons for quick and efficient removal of both hard and soft tumors while sparing most vessels. In addition, OsteoSculpt™ bone sculpting technology can be employed with the SonaStar to safely remove osseous structures, thus providing access to the surgical site.
The BoneScalpel is a tissue specific osteotomy device capable of making precise cuts through bone and hard tissue while largely preserving delicate soft tissue structures. It offers the convenience and speed of a power instrument without the danger associated with rotary sharps.
"Misonix is very pleased to have Promedics representing our products in this important European market. Their reputation as a high-prof
|SOURCE Misonix, Inc.|
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