Navigation Links
Misonix Previews New OsteoSculpt® Ultrasonic Bone Scalpel

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Misonix, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSON), a developer of state of the art, ultrasonic medical device technology, which worldwide is used for acute health conditions, has announced its attendance and exhibition at the 20th Congress of the European Association for Cranial-Maxillofacial Surgery (EACMFS), which was held recently in Bruges, Belgium.  The EACMFS is widely regarded as the premier educational event for maxillofacial surgery in Europe.  Misonix used this venue to introduce its new OsteoSculpt® Ultrasonic Bone Scalpel for use in facial bone surgery.

During the meeting, Dr. Roland Gilles and his colleagues from Hospital CHC Liege in Belgium presented their initial experience with 28 patients in orthognatic surgery, exclusively using the OsteoSculpt for bone cutting.  The team described the OsteoSculpt as safe and beneficial for orthognatic and maxillofacial bone surgery with an absence of nerve lesions while reducing blood loss and operative time.  Their detailed findings will be published in the proceedings of the Congress late in the year.

The OsteoSculpt was developed with the help of Dr. Gilles and other surgeon innovators.  It 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 safety issues often associated with rotary or reciprocating sharps. Another Misonix product, the BoneScalpel™ has been successfully used in thousands of bone surgeries for spinal decompression, spinal fusion, and scoliosis on a worldwide basis at many prestigious academic institutions.

"Misonix is excited by the expanded surgical use of our ultrasonic bone cutting technology," said Michael A. McManus, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of Misonix. "The clinical benefits for patient and surgeon over traditional means of bone surgery are evident.  This is another example of our commitment to state-of-the-art medical devices for use by the worldwide medical community working in cooperation with visionary thought leaders."

About Misonix:Misonix, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and markets therapeutic ultrasonic medical devices and laboratory equipment.  Misonix's therapeutic ultrasonic platform is the basis for several innovative medical technologies.  Addressing a combined market estimated to be in excess of $3 billion annually; Misonix's proprietary ultrasonic medical devices are used for wound debridement, cosmetic surgery, neurosurgery, laparoscopic surgery, and other surgical and medical applications.  Additional information is available on the Company's Web site at

With the exception of historical information contained in this press release, content herein may contain "forward looking statements" that are made pursuant to the Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  These statements are based on management's current expectations and are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances.  Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the statements made. These factors include general economic conditions, delays and risks associated with the performance of contracts, risks associated with international sales and currency fluctuations, uncertainties as a result of research and development, acceptable results from clinical studies, including publication of results and patient/procedure data with varying levels of statistical relevancy, risks involved in introducing and marketing new products, potential acquisitions, consumer and industry acceptance, litigation and/or court proceedings, including the timing and monetary requirements of such activities, the timing of finding strategic partners and implementing such relationships, regulatory risks including approval of pending and/or contemplated 510(k) filings, the ability to achieve and maintain profitability in the Company's business lines, and other factors discussed in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K, subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K.  The Company disclaims any obligation to update its forward-looking relationships.Investor Relations Contact:Kevin McGrath/Cameron Associates,

SOURCE Misonix, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Misonix Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2011 Financial Results
2. Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for South Africa
3. Misonix Schedules First Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call; November 15, 2010 at 4:30 P.M. Eastern
4. Misonix Announces Change in Distribution of SonaStar® Surgical Aspiration System in the U.S.
5. Misonix Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Financial Results
6. Misonix Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Financial Results Conference Call; September 28, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern
7. Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement For Spain
8. Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for France
9. Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for Russia
10. Misonix Announces New GPO Agreement With First Choice Cooperative
11. Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for Mexico
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 ... CAPR ), a biotechnology company focused on ... today announced that patient enrollment in its ongoing ... Duchenne) has exceeded 50% of its 24-patient target. ... in the third quarter of 2016, and to ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Bracket , a ... its next generation clinical outcomes platform, Bracket eCOA (SM) ... on June 26 – 30, 2016 in Philadelphia ... electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment product of its kind to fully ... Bracket eCOA 6.0 is a flexible platform for ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... RIDGE, Ill. and INDIANAPOLIS ... of students receiving a Lilly Diabetes Tomorrow,s Leaders Scholarship ... The 2016 scholarship winners, announced today online at ... to let type 1 diabetes stand in the way ... Diabetes has supported the Foundation,s scholarship program since 2012, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits of moderation, whether it’s a matter of ... too high can result in disappointment, perhaps even self-loathing. However, those who set the ... Research from reveals that behind the tendency to set low expectations ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those who have experienced ... feelings, many turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol abuse, as a ... has released tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son ... lash out at his family verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, he couldn’t ... would use it. He would throw rocks at my other children and say he was ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg ... Legal Elite. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among ... Greenberg Traurig Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Comfort Keepers® of San Diego, CA is excited to ... Recovery® program to drive cancer patients to and from their cancer treatments. Comfort ... quality of life and ongoing independence. Getting to and from medical treatments is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):