YOKNEAM ILLIT, Israel, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS), a leading global aesthetic device company, announced today that the Syneron Candela's leading products will be featured in presentations at LASER 2014, the 34th Annual Scientific Conference of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS), April 2-6 in Phoenix, AZ. This includes an abstract presentation on body contouring with VelaShape III, which received the prestigious Dr. Richard E. Fitzpatrick Clinical Research and Innovations Award. The award was presented to study author Lori A. Brightman, M.D., Associate Adjunct Surgeon, Department of Plastic Surgery, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.
The Company's broad portfolio, including VelaShape III™, elos Plus™, eTwo™, CO2RE™, ePrime™ and Alex TriVantage™, will be featured in multiple oral abstract presentations, poster exhibits and several presentations in the "New Technology" sessions from leading members of ASLMS, including:
- Roy G. Geronemus, M.D., Director of the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York; Clinical Professor of Dermatology, New York University Medical Center; and past President of ASLMS
- Lori A. Brightman, M.D., Associate Adjunct Surgeon, Department of Plastic Surgery, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
- David J. Goldberg, M.D., Clinical Professor Dermatology, Mount Sinai Hospital
- Sharyn A. Laughlin, M.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology, University of Ottawa, and Attending Staff at Ottawa Hospital
- Robert A. Weiss, M.D., Associate Professor of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University; member of the Board of Directors of ASLMS
- Mark B. Taylor, M.D., Gateway Aesthetic Institute & Laser Center
- Eric F. Bernstein, M.D., Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania; and Medical Director of Main Line Center for Laser Surgery
Amit Meridor, Syneron's Chief Executive Officer said: "A number of the key products in the Syneron Candela portfolio are being highlighted this year at the ASLMS annual conference. We are pleased that many thought-leaders in laser medicine and surgery utilize our products to help advance the treatment paradigm for patients. We'd like to congratulate Dr. Brightman and her co-authors on receiving the Dr. Richard E. Fitzpatrick Clinical Research and Innovations Award for their study on body contouring using VelaShape III."
Syneron will feature the Syneron Candela product portfolio in its booth #301 at ASLMS Annual Conference.
About Syneron Medical Ltd. Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS) is a leading global aesthetic device company with a comprehensive product portfolio and a global distribution footprint. The Company's technology enables physicians to provide advanced solutions for a broad range of medical-aesthetic applications including body contouring, hair removal, wrinkle reduction, rejuvenation of the skin's appearance through the treatment of superficial benign vascular and pigmented lesions, and the treatment of acne, leg veins and cellulite. The Company sells its products under two distinct brands, Syneron and Candela. Founded in 2000, the corporate, R&D, and manufacturing headquarters for Syneron Medical Ltd. are located in Israel. Syneron also has R&D and manufacturing operations in the US. The Company markets, services and supports its products in 90 countries. It has offices in North America, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, UK, Australia, China, Japan, and Hong Kong and distributors worldwide.
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