SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restoration Robotics,
Inc. announced today that the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Restoration System will
be highlighted at the 25th World Congress of the International
Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), which will be held in Prague,
Czech Republic from October 4-7, 2017. The ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration
System will also be featured at the World Live Surgery Workshop (WLSW) –
FUE Immersion in Polanica Zdrój, Poland from October 1-2, 2017 as part of
the ISHRS program. ISHRS is a global non-profit medical association and the
leading authority on hair loss treatment and restoration with more than
1,200 members in 70 countries worldwide.
Ryan Rhodes, President and Chief Executive Officer of Restoration Robotics,
said, "We will have a strong presence at this year's ISHRS World Congress,
which will provide a significant opportunity to showcase the ARTAS Robotic
Hair Restoration System to a targeted group of healthcare professionals
focused specifically on hair restoration. At the World Live Surgery
Workshop we will demonstrate a live ARTAS procedure and at the ISHRS World
Congress there will be several physician-led sessions and multiple poster
presentations discussing the ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration System."
The ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration System will be highlighted in the
following sessions at the WLSW – FUE Immersion and ISHRS World Congress
(all times are CEST):
Monday, October 2, 2017 from 2:00 – 6:00 pm – Craig L. Ziering, DO,
FISHRS from the United States will perform a live procedure utilizing
the ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration System for robotic follicular unit
extraction (FUE) and manual implantation.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 12:30 – 4:00 pm – Edward A.M. Ball,
BMBS, DPD, MRCS and Aman Dua, MBBS, MD will host a Hands-on Work
Station on FUE harvesting (manual, hand held machine, and robotic) as
part of the 2017 Basics Course for newcomers to the field of hair
Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 5:26 – 5:33 pm – Hyo Kang, MD from
Korea, will present "The Technical Tips for Favorable Results of ARTAS
Robotic Surgery in East Asian People" in a surgical video and Q&A
Friday, October 6, 2017 from 8:00 – 9:00 am – Ivan S. Cohen, MD, FISHRS
and Craig L. Ziering, DO, FISHRS, both from the United States, will
host a discussion table open to all attendees on robotic-assisted FUE.
Friday, October 6, 2017 from 4:00 – 5:30 pm – Robert H. True, MD, MPH,
FISHRS from the United States will direct a physician's-only afternoon
workshop on robotic-assisted FUE featuring presentations from Robert M.
Bernstein, MD, FISHRS, Bessam K. Farjo, MBChB, FISHRS, James A. Harris,
MD, FISHRS, Juan C. Maldonado, MD, Paul T. Rose, MD, JD, FISHRS, Ken L.
Williams, Jr., DO, FISHRS,Craig L. Ziering, DO, and Gabe Zingaretti,
The ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration System and robotic procedures will also
be highlighted in two poster presentations at the ISHRS World Congress:
Poster 31 – Hair Line Designing, Density, 3D Planning and Robotic Graft
Extraction Pros and Cons of Newer Technology. Poster author: Sanjay Y.
Parashar, MBBS, MS, MCh from the UAE.
Poster 51 – Robotic Hair Transplantation: New Simultaneous Harvesting
and Implantation Technique. Poster author: Juan C. Maldonado, MD from
Restoration Robotics is a lead exhibitor at WLSW – FUE Immersion and the 25 th World Congress of the International Society of Hair
Restoration Surgery. Restoration Robotics management team members will be
available to meet with healthcare professionals interested in the ARTAS
Robotic Hair Restoration System at Booth #3 at the ISHRS World Congress.
About Restoration Robotics
Restoration Robotics, Inc., (San Jose, CA) is a privately held medical
device company developing and commercializing the ARTAS® Robotic Hair
Transplant System. We believe the ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration System is
the first and only physician-assisted system to harvest follicular units
directly from the scalp and create recipient implant sites using
proprietary algorithms. The company has unique expertise in machine vision,
image guidance, visual servoing and robotics, as well as developing
intuitive interfaces to manage these technologies. Restoration Robotics is
located in the heart of the high-technology center of Silicon Valley.
Restoration Robotics, Inc.