The Today in America piece is important for anyone who suffers from Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) or enlarged prostate or knows anyone with BPH.
Yokneam, Israel (PRWEB) May 21, 2012
Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest medical laser company developing, manufacturing and distributing a broad range of medical lasers and sophisticated energy delivery equipment for surgical, aesthetic and ophthalmic applications, announces that its technology is being featured on the nationally recognized television show, Today in America, hosted by Terry Bradshaw. The show will air nationally through a combination of CNN Headline News and on regional networks in up to 50 markets.
Today in America successfully blends business news stories, lifestyle features and in-depth interviews with doctors, scientists, inventors, business owners, philanthropists and newsmakers from a variety of industries. It is the first show of its genre hosted by Terry Bradshaw. Based on viewer feedback, the show has spawned interest, inquiries and practical applications.
The special Today in America technology segment (click here to view: http://bcove.me/eofi0yow) features Lumenis’ VersaPulse PowerSuite™ 100-watt Holmium laser; Mitchell Humphreys, MD, Assistant Professor of Urology at the Mayo Clinic discussing the Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP) procedure and Chris Holsinger, MD, Associate Professor, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discussing the use of Lumenis’ UltraPulse SurgiTouch™ C02 laser and Digital AcuBlade scanning micromanipulator for treating early stage throat cancer, and a patient testimonial.
“The Today in America piece is important for anyone who suffers from Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) or enlarged prostate or knows anyone with BPH. While other technologies have been around for over a decade, there is need to provide more information to both patients and healthcare providers about the efficacy of lasers for BPH surgery,” according to Dr. Humphreys.
“Lumenis is proud to be the feature in this special technology segment for Today in America. Our Holmium and C02 lasers provide proven functional outcomes to those people suffering from BPH and cancer, and now many more will benefit from the exposure to other surgical options available to them,” said Bob di Silvio, President of Lumenis, Americas.
Lumenis, the world's largest medical laser company, is a global developer, manufacturer and distributor of laser and light-based devices for surgical, aesthetic and ophthalmic applications, with more than 900 employees worldwide. Lumenis has 265 registered patents, over 260 FDA clearances, an installed base of over 80,000 systems and a presence in over 80 countries. Lumenis endeavors to bring the finest state of the art technology products to the market, fulfilling the highest standards of excellence, quality and reliability, delivering premium value and service to its customers. The name Lumenis is derived from the Latin words meaning ”Light of Life” highlighting the light - the basis of our technologies - used to enhance life. For more information about Lumenis and its products, please visit: http://www.lumenis.com.
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