New SonixTOUCH IVF leads to Success for Ultrasonix
/EIN News/ Richmond, BC, Canada – April 21, 2009 – Ultrasonix Medical Corporation, a leading developer and manufacturer of high quality diagnostic ultrasound imaging systems announced today that Chris Monaco has been promoted to Manager – Reproductive Medicine to manage the distribution of Ultrasonix’ new SonixTOUCH IVF systems in North America.
“Ultrasonix has seen significant success in the IVF market over the last couple of years and with our recent introduction of the SonixTOUCH IVF we felt the need to assign dedicated resources to this specialty. With 24 years in the industry, and his knowledge of women’s healthcare, Chris is a natural fit”, said Mr. Joe Bjorklund, VP Sales for North America.
“We have installed over 20 SonixTOUCH IVF systems in Reproductive Medicine Clinics during the month of March alone”, Mr. Bjorklund continued.
SonixTOUCH is a compact, portable diagnostic ultrasound system developed with Ultrasonix’s next generation OpenSONIX platform; the leading ultrasound platform used for developing new Ultrasound Technologies.
“I am extremely pleased with the new SonixTOUCH IVF systems we just acquired”, said Dr Michael Graubert from Palmetto Fertility Center, Florida. “The systems have a small footprint and excellent image quality. The systems are highly customizable in terms of features, and we can easily upgrade functions without hardware upgrades”, he added when asked why he purchased the SonixTOUCH.
“SonixTouch offers practitioners a cost effective entry-level package that can be upgraded to a complete set of features dedicated to IVF at any time”, said Mr. Bjorklund. “The simple touch screen interface, with automatic cascading follicular measurements, significantly reduces examination time and contributes to improved clinical productivity”, he continued.
The SonixTOUCH IVF, specifically designed for use in Infertility Clinical Settings offers premium imaging, configured fertility menus, is DICOM compatible and capable of transferring measurements directly to most Fertility EMR systems. Optional automated 3D acquisition with 3D endocavity transducers also simplify SSonohysterography examinations.
To learn more about the SonixTOUCH IVF visit www.ultrasonix.com/ivf.
About Ultrasonix: Ultrasonix (www.ultrasonix.com) is a leading developer and manufacturer of high quality diagnostic ultrasound imaging systems. The company’s OpenSONIX ultrasound technology provides superior image quality, ease of use and clinical flexibility to adapt to the needs of a variety of specialties. Ultrasonix is a privately held, profitable company headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia with affiliate distributors in 65 countries.
VP Sales North America
Ultrasonix Medical Corporation