IL175180D0 - Methods and apparatus for delivering low power optical treatments - Google Patents

Methods and apparatus for delivering low power optical treatments

Info

Publication number
IL175180D0
IL175180D0 IL175180A IL17518006A IL175180D0 IL 175180 D0 IL175180 D0 IL 175180D0 IL 175180 A IL175180 A IL 175180A IL 17518006 A IL17518006 A IL 17518006A IL 175180 D0 IL175180 D0 IL 175180D0
Authority
IL
Israel
Prior art keywords
methods
apparatus
low power
power optical
delivering low
Prior art date
Application number
IL175180A
Original Assignee
Palomar Medical Tech Inc
Priority date (The priority date is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the date listed.)
Filing date
Publication date
Priority to US09/996,662 priority Critical patent/US6648904B2/en
Priority to US10/702,104 priority patent/US20040147984A1/en
Priority to PCT/US2004/036505 priority patent/WO2005046793A2/en
Application filed by Palomar Medical Tech Inc filed Critical Palomar Medical Tech Inc
Publication of IL175180D0 publication Critical patent/IL175180D0/en

Links

Classifications

    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61HPHYSICAL THERAPY APPARATUS, e.g. DEVICES FOR LOCATING OR STIMULATING REFLEX POINTS IN THE BODY; ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION; MASSAGE; BATHING DEVICES FOR SPECIAL THERAPEUTIC OR HYGIENIC PURPOSES OR SPECIFIC PARTS OF THE BODY
    • A61H99/00Subject matter not provided for in other groups of this subclass
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A46BRUSHWARE
    • A46BBRUSHES
    • A46B15/00Other brushes; Brushes with additional arrangements
    • A46B15/0002Arrangements for enhancing monitoring or controlling the brushing process
    • A46B15/0016Arrangements for enhancing monitoring or controlling the brushing process with enhancing means
    • A46B15/0036Arrangements for enhancing monitoring or controlling the brushing process with enhancing means with a lighting means, e.g. laser, bulb
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F7/02Compresses or poultices for effecting heating or cooling
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N5/0613Apparatus adapted for a specific treatment
    • A61N5/0616Skin treatment other than tanning
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A46BRUSHWARE
    • A46BBRUSHES
    • A46B15/00Other brushes; Brushes with additional arrangements
    • A46B15/0002Arrangements for enhancing monitoring or controlling the brushing process
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/18Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by applying electromagnetic radiation, e.g. microwaves
    • A61B18/20Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by applying electromagnetic radiation, e.g. microwaves using laser
    • A61B18/203Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by applying electromagnetic radiation, e.g. microwaves using laser applying laser energy to the outside of the body
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B2017/00017Electrical control of surgical instruments
    • A61B2017/00022Sensing or detecting at the treatment site
    • A61B2017/00084Temperature
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2018/00005Cooling or heating of the probe or tissue immediately surrounding the probe
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2018/00005Cooling or heating of the probe or tissue immediately surrounding the probe
    • A61B2018/00011Cooling or heating of the probe or tissue immediately surrounding the probe with fluids
    • A61B2018/00029Cooling or heating of the probe or tissue immediately surrounding the probe with fluids open
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2018/00315Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body for treatment of particular body parts
    • A61B2018/00452Skin
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B90/00Instruments, implements or accessories specially adapted for surgery or diagnosis and not covered by any of the groups A61B1/00 - A61B50/00, e.g. for luxation treatment or for protecting wound edges
    • A61B90/06Measuring instruments not otherwise provided for
    • A61B2090/064Measuring instruments not otherwise provided for for measuring force, pressure or mechanical tension
    • A61B2090/065Measuring instruments not otherwise provided for for measuring force, pressure or mechanical tension for measuring contact or contact pressure
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F2007/0059Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body with an open fluid circuit
    • A61F2007/0063Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body with an open fluid circuit for cooling
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F2007/0087Hand-held applicators
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F2007/0089Chemotherapy developing heat
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F2007/0095Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body with a temperature indicator
    • A61F2007/0096Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body with a temperature indicator with a thermometer
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F2007/0098Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body ways of manufacturing heating or cooling devices for therapy
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F7/02Compresses or poultices for effecting heating or cooling
    • A61F2007/0292Compresses or poultices for effecting heating or cooling using latent heat produced or absorbed during phase change of materials, e.g. of super-cooled solutions
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F7/00Heating or cooling appliances for medical or therapeutic treatment of the human body
    • A61F7/10Cooling bags, e.g. ice-bags
    • A61F2007/108Cold packs, i.e. devices to be cooled or frozen in refrigerator or freezing compartment
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N2005/002Cooling systems
    • A61N2005/005Cooling systems for cooling the radiator
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N2005/0635Radiation therapy using light characterised by the body area to be irradiated
    • A61N2005/0643Applicators, probes irradiating specific body areas in close proximity
    • A61N2005/0644Handheld applicators
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N2005/065Light sources therefor
    • A61N2005/0651Diodes
    • A61N2005/0652Arrays of diodes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N2005/0664Details
    • A61N2005/0668Apparatus adapted for operation in a moist environment, e.g. bath or shower
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N5/0601Apparatus for use inside the body
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N5/0601Apparatus for use inside the body
    • A61N5/0603Apparatus for use inside the body for treatment of body cavities
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N5/0613Apparatus adapted for a specific treatment
    • A61N5/0616Skin treatment other than tanning
    • A61N5/0617Hair treatment
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N5/00Radiation therapy
    • A61N5/06Radiation therapy using light
    • A61N5/0613Apparatus adapted for a specific treatment
    • A61N5/062Photodynamic therapy, i.e. excitation of an agent
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC
    • Y10STECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10S977/00Nanotechnology
    • Y10S977/84Manufacture, treatment, or detection of nanostructure
    • Y10S977/849Manufacture, treatment, or detection of nanostructure with scanning probe
    • Y10S977/86Scanning probe structure
    • Y10S977/871Scanning probe structure with environmental regulation means
IL175180A 2001-11-29 2006-04-25 Methods and apparatus for delivering low power optical treatments IL175180D0 (en)

Priority Applications (3)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US09/996,662 US6648904B2 (en) 2001-11-29 2001-11-29 Method and apparatus for controlling the temperature of a surface
US10/702,104 US20040147984A1 (en) 2001-11-29 2003-11-04 Methods and apparatus for delivering low power optical treatments
PCT/US2004/036505 WO2005046793A2 (en) 2001-11-29 2004-11-03 Methods and apparatus for delivering low power optical treatments

Publications (1)

Publication Number Publication Date
IL175180D0 true IL175180D0 (en) 2006-09-05

Family

ID=38461056

Family Applications (1)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
IL175180A IL175180D0 (en) 2001-11-29 2006-04-25 Methods and apparatus for delivering low power optical treatments

Country Status (4)

Country Link
US (3) US6648904B2 (en)
AU (1) AU2002336485A1 (en)
IL (1) IL175180D0 (en)
WO (1) WO2003047477A1 (en)

Families Citing this family (167)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US8182473B2 (en) 1999-01-08 2012-05-22 Palomar Medical Technologies Cooling system for a photocosmetic device
US7135033B2 (en) 2002-05-23 2006-11-14 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Phototreatment device for use with coolants and topical substances
US6508813B1 (en) 1996-12-02 2003-01-21 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. System for electromagnetic radiation dermatology and head for use therewith
JP4056091B2 (en) 1997-05-15 2008-03-05 ザ ジェネラル ホスピタル コーポレーション Dermatology treatment method and apparatus
US6517532B1 (en) 1997-05-15 2003-02-11 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Light energy delivery head
US6104959A (en) 1997-07-31 2000-08-15 Microwave Medical Corp. Method and apparatus for treating subcutaneous histological features
USD679023S1 (en) 2004-07-19 2013-03-26 Thermotek, Inc. Foot wrap
USD662214S1 (en) 2007-04-10 2012-06-19 Thermotek, Inc. Circumferential leg wrap
US9119705B2 (en) 1998-06-08 2015-09-01 Thermotek, Inc. Method and system for thermal and compression therapy relative to the prevention of deep vein thrombosis
US8778005B2 (en) 2003-07-18 2014-07-15 Thermotek, Inc. Method and system for thermal and compression therapy relative to the prevention of deep vein thrombosis
CA2439882A1 (en) * 2001-03-02 2002-09-12 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Apparatus and method for photocosmetic and photodermatological treatment
US6648904B2 (en) * 2001-11-29 2003-11-18 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Method and apparatus for controlling the temperature of a surface
MXPA04008992A (en) 2002-03-15 2005-10-18 Gen Hospital Corp Methods and devices for selective disruption of fatty tissue by controlled cooling.
US8840608B2 (en) 2002-03-15 2014-09-23 The General Hospital Corporation Methods and devices for selective disruption of fatty tissue by controlled cooling
BR0312430A (en) 2002-06-19 2005-04-26 Palomar Medical Tech Inc Method and apparatus for treating cutaneous and subcutaneous conditions
US8506979B2 (en) 2002-08-28 2013-08-13 Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. Near-infrared electromagnetic modification of cellular steady-state membrane potentials
US20040156743A1 (en) * 2002-08-28 2004-08-12 Eric Bornstein Near infrared microbial elimination laser system
US20040126272A1 (en) * 2002-08-28 2004-07-01 Eric Bornstein Near infrared microbial elimination laser system
US20080131968A1 (en) * 2002-08-28 2008-06-05 Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. Near-infrared electromagnetic modification of cellular steady-state membrane potentials
US7713294B2 (en) 2002-08-28 2010-05-11 Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. Near infrared microbial elimination laser systems (NIMEL)
US7255560B2 (en) * 2002-12-02 2007-08-14 Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. Laser augmented periodontal scaling instruments
US8777935B2 (en) 2004-02-25 2014-07-15 Tria Beauty, Inc. Optical sensor and method for identifying the presence of skin
US7981111B2 (en) 2003-02-25 2011-07-19 Tria Beauty, Inc. Method and apparatus for the treatment of benign pigmented lesions
US7118563B2 (en) 2003-02-25 2006-10-10 Spectragenics, Inc. Self-contained, diode-laser-based dermatologic treatment apparatus
EP2604215B1 (en) 2003-02-25 2017-10-11 Tria Beauty, Inc. Eye-safe dermatologic treatment apparatus and method
US7470124B2 (en) * 2003-05-08 2008-12-30 Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. Instrument for delivery of optical energy to the dental root canal system for hidden bacterial and live biofilm thermolysis
AT503452T (en) 2003-07-18 2011-04-15 Thermotek Inc Thermal system for ceiling
US8870856B2 (en) 2003-08-25 2014-10-28 Cutera, Inc. Method for heating skin using light to provide tissue treatment
US8915906B2 (en) 2003-08-25 2014-12-23 Cutera, Inc. Method for treatment of post-partum abdominal skin redundancy or laxity
US7722600B2 (en) 2003-08-25 2010-05-25 Cutera, Inc. System and method for heating skin using light to provide tissue treatment
US20050053895A1 (en) 2003-09-09 2005-03-10 The Procter & Gamble Company Attention: Chief Patent Counsel Illuminated electric toothbrushes emitting high luminous intensity toothbrush
US20080172045A1 (en) * 2003-10-24 2008-07-17 Shanks Steven C Acne treatment device
US7326199B2 (en) 2003-12-22 2008-02-05 Cutera, Inc. System and method for flexible architecture for dermatologic treatments utilizing multiple light sources
US20050142093A1 (en) * 2003-12-24 2005-06-30 Gregory Skover Treatment of skin with an apparatus and a benefit agent
US7309335B2 (en) * 2003-12-31 2007-12-18 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Dermatological treatment with visualization
ES2611284T3 (en) 2004-04-01 2017-05-08 The General Hospital Corporation Apparatus for skin treatment and tissue remodeling
US7837675B2 (en) 2004-07-22 2010-11-23 Shaser, Inc. Method and device for skin treatment with replaceable photosensitive window
US20060034053A1 (en) 2004-08-12 2006-02-16 Thermotek, Inc. Thermal control system for rack mounting
US8277495B2 (en) 2005-01-13 2012-10-02 Candela Corporation Method and apparatus for treating a diseased nail
US20070248930A1 (en) 2005-02-17 2007-10-25 Biolux Research Ltd. Light therapy apparatus and methods
CN101193605B (en) 2005-03-09 2013-04-10 宝洁公司 Sensor response electric toothbrush and using method
US8950405B2 (en) 2006-05-15 2015-02-10 Tearscience, Inc. Treatment of obstructive disorders of the eye or eyelid
US7981095B2 (en) * 2005-07-18 2011-07-19 Tearscience, Inc. Methods for treating meibomian gland dysfunction employing fluid jet
US8915253B2 (en) 2005-07-18 2014-12-23 Tearscience, Inc. Method and apparatus for treating gland dysfunction employing heated medium
WO2013003594A2 (en) 2011-06-28 2013-01-03 Tearscience, Inc. Methods and systems for treating meibomian gland dysfunction using radio-frequency energy
US7981145B2 (en) 2005-07-18 2011-07-19 Tearscience Inc. Treatment of meibomian glands
US8128674B2 (en) * 2006-05-15 2012-03-06 Tearscience, Inc. System for outer eyelid heat and pressure treatment for treating meibomian gland dysfunction
US9314369B2 (en) 2006-05-15 2016-04-19 Tearscience, Inc. System for inner eyelid treatment of meibomian gland dysfunction
US8137390B2 (en) 2006-05-15 2012-03-20 Tearscience, Inc. System for providing heat treatment and heat loss reduction for treating meibomian gland dysfunction
US20090043365A1 (en) 2005-07-18 2009-02-12 Kolis Scientific, Inc. Methods, apparatuses, and systems for reducing intraocular pressure as a means of preventing or treating open-angle glaucoma
US20090118721A1 (en) * 2005-07-21 2009-05-07 Eric Bornstein Near Infrared Microbial Elimination Laser System (NIMELS)
EP1922009A2 (en) 2005-08-12 2008-05-21 Board of Regents, The University of Texas System Systems, devices, and methods for optically clearing tissue
AU2006292526A1 (en) 2005-09-15 2007-03-29 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Skin optical characterization device
WO2007038567A1 (en) 2005-09-28 2007-04-05 Candela Corporation Treating cellulite
US20070232966A1 (en) * 2005-11-30 2007-10-04 Robert Applebaum Apparatus for skin and muscle treatment
US7959369B2 (en) * 2005-12-09 2011-06-14 L'oreal Cosmetic or dermatological treatment method and devices for application of such a method
US7955016B2 (en) 2005-12-09 2011-06-07 L'oreal Cosmetic or dermatological treatment method and devices for application of such a method
FR2894460A1 (en) * 2005-12-09 2007-06-15 Oreal Cosmetic or dermatalogic composition packaging and application device for e.g. sales point, has applicator with material so that it does not cause thermal lesion on skin of user during contact of surface with skin for preset time
US7891362B2 (en) 2005-12-23 2011-02-22 Candela Corporation Methods for treating pigmentary and vascular abnormalities in a dermal region
EP1973485B1 (en) * 2006-01-06 2013-11-27 Olga Goulko Cryogenic applicator for skin rejuvenating treatment
US7799018B2 (en) * 2006-01-06 2010-09-21 Olga Goulko Cryogenic applicator for rejuvenating human skin and related method
CA2642741A1 (en) * 2006-01-24 2007-08-02 Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. Optical method and device for modulation of biochemical processes in adipose tissue
US7854754B2 (en) 2006-02-22 2010-12-21 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Cooling device for removing heat from subcutaneous lipid-rich cells
WO2007109194A2 (en) * 2006-03-17 2007-09-27 Bovie Medical Apparatus and method for skin tightening and corrective forming
WO2007122611A2 (en) * 2006-04-20 2007-11-01 Nano Pass Technologies Ltd. Device and methods combining vibrating micro-protrusions with phototherapy
AU2007244765A1 (en) * 2006-04-28 2007-11-08 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Cryoprotectant for use with a treatment device for improved cooling of subcutaneous lipid-rich cells
US8574278B2 (en) 2006-05-09 2013-11-05 Thermotek, Inc. Wound care method and system with one or both of vacuum-light therapy and thermally augmented oxygenation
US8632576B2 (en) 2006-05-09 2014-01-21 Thermotek, Inc. Wound care method and system with one or both of vacuum-light therapy and thermally augmented oxygenation
US8100956B2 (en) 2006-05-09 2012-01-24 Thermotek, Inc. Method of and system for thermally augmented wound care oxygenation
US8128672B2 (en) 2006-05-09 2012-03-06 Thermotek, Inc. Wound care method and system with one or both of vacuum-light therapy and thermally augmented oxygenation
JP5066566B2 (en) * 2006-07-03 2012-11-07 コリア アドバンスト インスティチュート オブ サイエンス アンド テクノロジー Microneedle roller assembly
US7586957B2 (en) 2006-08-02 2009-09-08 Cynosure, Inc Picosecond laser apparatus and methods for its operation and use
US9132031B2 (en) 2006-09-26 2015-09-15 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Cooling device having a plurality of controllable cooling elements to provide a predetermined cooling profile
US8192474B2 (en) 2006-09-26 2012-06-05 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Tissue treatment methods
EP2106824A4 (en) * 2007-01-25 2010-10-27 Panasonic Elec Works Co Ltd Optical body hair growth regulating device
US20080188914A1 (en) * 2007-02-01 2008-08-07 Candela Corporation Detachable handpiece
EP2271276A4 (en) 2008-04-17 2013-01-23 Miramar Labs Inc Systems, apparatus, methods and procedures for the noninvasive treatment of tissue using microwave energy
CN101711134B (en) 2007-04-19 2016-08-17 米勒玛尔实验室公司 System for applying microwave energy to the tissue and produce a tissue layer effect in a tissue system
ES2471971T3 (en) 2007-12-12 2014-06-27 Miramar Labs, Inc. System and apparatus for non-invasive treatment of tissue using microwave energy
US8688228B2 (en) 2007-04-19 2014-04-01 Miramar Labs, Inc. Systems, apparatus, methods and procedures for the noninvasive treatment of tissue using microwave energy
EP2142129A4 (en) 2007-04-19 2011-04-20 Miramar Labs Inc Methods and apparatus for reducing sweat production
US20090018626A1 (en) * 2007-07-13 2009-01-15 Juniper Medical, Inc. User interfaces for a system that removes heat from lipid-rich regions
US20090018625A1 (en) * 2007-07-13 2009-01-15 Juniper Medical, Inc. Managing system temperature to remove heat from lipid-rich regions
US8523927B2 (en) 2007-07-13 2013-09-03 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. System for treating lipid-rich regions
US20090018624A1 (en) * 2007-07-13 2009-01-15 Juniper Medical, Inc. Limiting use of disposable system patient protection devices
EP2194899A4 (en) 2007-08-08 2012-11-28 Tria Beauty Inc Capacitive sensing method and device for detecting skin
IL185348A (en) * 2007-08-16 2013-12-31 Alexander Kantor Back massage device
EP3488833A1 (en) 2007-08-21 2019-05-29 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Monitoring the cooling of subcutaneous lipid-rich cells, such as the cooling of adipose tissue
DE102007050017A1 (en) * 2007-10-17 2009-04-23 Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen Apparatus and method for material processing
US8758419B1 (en) * 2008-01-31 2014-06-24 Thermotek, Inc. Contact cooler for skin cooling applications
CN101537611A (en) * 2008-03-21 2009-09-23 南京德朔实业有限公司 Power tool and work head thereof
US8177827B2 (en) * 2008-04-04 2012-05-15 Oleg Shapiro Cooling device for locally anesthetizing an area on the surface of the body
US20090264971A1 (en) * 2008-04-16 2009-10-22 Essentials By Amy Llc Dermatological Device for Providing Therapeutic Heat Treatment
JP5628792B2 (en) 2008-04-25 2014-11-19 トリア ビューティ インコーポレイテッド An optical sensor and method for identifying the presence and skin pigmentation of the skin
EP2320840A4 (en) 2008-08-07 2012-09-05 Gen Hospital Corp Method and apparatus for dermatological hypopigmentation
US8262390B1 (en) 2008-08-18 2012-09-11 Jbl Radical Innovations, Llc Vial for delivery of its contents without shards
KR100917431B1 (en) * 2008-09-03 2009-09-14 (주)디티에스랩 The skin stimulus system
US8721574B2 (en) * 2008-09-03 2014-05-13 Dts Lab Co., Ltd Skin stimulator
EP2346428A4 (en) 2008-09-25 2017-08-16 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Treatment planning systems and methods for body contouring applications
US8603073B2 (en) 2008-12-17 2013-12-10 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Systems and methods with interrupt/resume capabilities for treating subcutaneous lipid-rich cells
US8267609B2 (en) * 2009-03-19 2012-09-18 Jbl Radical Innovations, Llc Vial for delivering contents onto a substrate
US8398324B2 (en) * 2009-03-19 2013-03-19 Jbl Radical Innovations, Llc Vial for delivering contents onto a substrate
US8262306B2 (en) * 2009-03-19 2012-09-11 Jbl Radical Innovations, Llc Dispenser and applicator that bring reactive substances into contact with each other at time of use
BRPI1014623A2 (en) 2009-04-30 2016-04-05 Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc device, system and method of heat removal of lipid rich cells in subcutaneous
US8597284B2 (en) * 2009-06-03 2013-12-03 Biolitec Pharma Marketing, Ltd. Cosmetic rejuvenation by photodynamic therapy
FR2946508B1 (en) * 2009-06-10 2012-04-06 Oreal Device comprising a rotary application member providing a sensation of cold
US9919168B2 (en) 2009-07-23 2018-03-20 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Method for improvement of cellulite appearance
WO2011017051A1 (en) * 2009-07-26 2011-02-10 Forever Young International, Inc. Self-heated consumer spa products and applications thereof
FR2951936B1 (en) 2009-10-30 2015-09-04 Oreal Device applied to the skin.
US20110125067A1 (en) * 2009-11-23 2011-05-26 Gianmaria Cominato Filho Roller for skin cooling
US9314368B2 (en) 2010-01-25 2016-04-19 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Home-use applicators for non-invasively removing heat from subcutaneous lipid-rich cells via phase change coolants, and associates devices, systems and methods
US20120296322A1 (en) * 2010-03-15 2012-11-22 Ya-Man Ltd. Laser treatment device
US20110245741A1 (en) * 2010-03-30 2011-10-06 L Homme Robert N Massage Apparatus with Removable Rollers
US8676338B2 (en) 2010-07-20 2014-03-18 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Combined modality treatment systems, methods and apparatus for body contouring applications
EP2595701A1 (en) * 2010-07-22 2013-05-29 Ambicare Health Limited Disposable skin care device
KR101105724B1 (en) * 2010-11-03 2012-01-17 주식회사 에코마인 Optical therapy system for scalp and hair
EP2648651B1 (en) 2010-12-08 2016-11-23 Biolux Research Limited Apparatuses useful for regulating bone remodeling or tooth movement using light therapy and a functional appliance
US20120209363A1 (en) * 2011-02-10 2012-08-16 R2T2 Solutions Llc Hot and cold therapy device
US20120209154A1 (en) * 2011-02-10 2012-08-16 Williams Iii Riley J Hot and cold therapy device
WO2012131672A2 (en) * 2011-04-01 2012-10-04 Syneron Beauty Ltd A treatment device
US20120265106A1 (en) * 2011-04-18 2012-10-18 David Michael Accardo System and Method for inducing Myofascial Release using Temperature Variation
WO2013005379A1 (en) * 2011-07-01 2013-01-10 Sbiファーマ株式会社 Photodynamic therapy using photosensitizing agent or 5-aminolevulinic acid
US9314301B2 (en) 2011-08-01 2016-04-19 Miramar Labs, Inc. Applicator and tissue interface module for dermatological device
EP2570094A1 (en) * 2011-09-14 2013-03-20 Braun GmbH Light emitting device
EP2744565B1 (en) * 2011-09-26 2016-11-30 Koninklijke Philips N.V. Heat recovering system for light therapy device
CN109602489A (en) 2011-11-16 2019-04-12 通用医疗公司 Method and apparatus for low-temperature treatment skin histology
CN107874896A (en) 2011-11-16 2018-04-06 通用医疗公司 Method and apparatus for cryogenic treatment of skin tissue
US9042941B2 (en) 2011-12-28 2015-05-26 Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy Uplink grouping and aperture apparatus
EP2839552A4 (en) 2012-04-18 2015-12-30 Cynosure Inc Picosecond laser apparatus and methods for treating target tissues with same
EP2841121A4 (en) 2012-04-24 2015-12-02 Thermotek Inc Method and system for therapeutic use of ultra-violet light
FR2993439B1 (en) 2012-07-20 2014-07-25 Albea Services applicator tip cold effect
US9993658B2 (en) * 2012-08-16 2018-06-12 Yolo Medical Inc. Light applicators, systems and methods
US9084764B2 (en) 2012-08-16 2015-07-21 Exert Co. Epidermal cooling
US20150224295A1 (en) * 2012-08-30 2015-08-13 Fusheng Li Therapeutic device against cancer spread and metastasis
US8913972B2 (en) 2012-10-11 2014-12-16 Nokia Siemens Networks Oy Antenna clustering for multi-antenna aperture selection
WO2014093324A1 (en) * 2012-12-13 2014-06-19 Koreextreme Llc Muscle and tissue therapy device
US10300180B1 (en) 2013-03-11 2019-05-28 Thermotek, Inc. Wound care and infusion method and system utilizing a therapeutic agent
US10016583B2 (en) 2013-03-11 2018-07-10 Thermotek, Inc. Wound care and infusion method and system utilizing a thermally-treated therapeutic agent
US9545523B2 (en) 2013-03-14 2017-01-17 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Multi-modality treatment systems, methods and apparatus for altering subcutaneous lipid-rich tissue
US9844460B2 (en) 2013-03-14 2017-12-19 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Treatment systems with fluid mixing systems and fluid-cooled applicators and methods of using the same
WO2014145707A2 (en) 2013-03-15 2014-09-18 Cynosure, Inc. Picosecond optical radiation systems and methods of use
US10034813B1 (en) * 2013-03-15 2018-07-31 Alan H. Silver System and method for a deep tissue massager
US9763827B2 (en) 2013-04-30 2017-09-19 Tear Film Innovations, Inc. Systems and methods for the treatment of eye conditions
WO2014179356A1 (en) 2013-04-30 2014-11-06 Tear Film Innovations Llc Systems and methods for the treatment of eye conditions
US20150038884A1 (en) * 2013-07-31 2015-02-05 Hansel M. DEBARTOLO, JR. Magnetically Assisted Dermatological Treatment Method
US20150057579A1 (en) * 2013-08-26 2015-02-26 William James Martinez Freezable rolling massage device
CN105682603A (en) 2013-10-22 2016-06-15 碧奥鲁克斯研究有限公司 Intra-oral light-therapy apparatuses and methods for their use
US9669233B2 (en) 2013-11-11 2017-06-06 Thermotek, Inc. Method and system for wound care
US9655814B2 (en) * 2014-01-20 2017-05-23 Shenzhen Ruijisi Technology Limited Energy physiotherapy care instrument
US9861421B2 (en) 2014-01-31 2018-01-09 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Compositions, treatment systems and methods for improved cooling of lipid-rich tissue
TW201540254A (en) * 2014-02-12 2015-11-01 Gen Hospital Corp Method and apparatus for affecting pigmentation of tissue
USD777338S1 (en) 2014-03-20 2017-01-24 Zeltiq Aesthetics, Inc. Cryotherapy applicator for cooling tissue
US20150272774A1 (en) * 2014-03-25 2015-10-01 Wen-Hwa Lee Massage tool
CN203989490U (en) * 2014-04-08 2014-12-10 奥利·莱德尼 Portable massage and magnetic light therapeutic instrument
US20150305970A1 (en) * 2014-04-24 2015-10-29 Lawrence Lucey Jim roller
JP6281087B2 (en) * 2014-10-02 2018-02-21 株式会社テクノリンク Biostimulator
US20160375264A1 (en) * 2015-06-24 2016-12-29 Edgar Dan Laperriere Light wave treatment instrument and methods of use
WO2017132571A1 (en) * 2016-01-28 2017-08-03 Fire And Ice Therapy, Llc Thermal massaging device
USD829919S1 (en) * 2016-03-03 2018-10-02 Gofit, L.L.C. Ergonomic cold roller
KR101868061B1 (en) * 2016-04-18 2018-06-18 주식회사 하이로닉 Apparatus and method for resolving fat using laser and vibration
WO2017189391A1 (en) * 2016-04-27 2017-11-02 George Mbella Ekema Therapeutic roller device
JP2018044263A (en) * 2016-09-15 2018-03-22 クロバー株式会社 Handicraft roller
WO2018082416A1 (en) * 2016-11-02 2018-05-11 李复生 Gastric cancer metastasis treatment device
USD833028S1 (en) * 2017-02-05 2018-11-06 Shenzhen Aigan Technology Co. Ltd. Bullet vibrator
DE202017002853U1 (en) * 2017-05-30 2017-06-27 Dieter Mey Massage roller and therapy device for the treatment of fascial adhesions in a person
USD848088S1 (en) * 2017-11-09 2019-05-07 Massage For Pets Llc Pet massager
USD848090S1 (en) * 2017-11-09 2019-05-07 Massage For Pets Llc Pet massager

Family Cites Families (124)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US622350A (en) * 1899-04-04 Massage or flesh-kneading device
US926245A (en) * 1904-08-25 1909-06-29 Nellie L Coon Massage instrument.
US1270635A (en) * 1917-12-20 1918-06-25 Knute E Ljungstrom Beard-softener.
US1882370A (en) * 1930-11-08 1932-10-11 Nettie N Schroeder Face massaging instrument
US2068721A (en) * 1932-11-18 1937-01-26 Wappler Frederick Charles Method for electrosurgical severance of adhesions
US2472385A (en) * 1946-07-18 1949-06-07 Michael A Rollman Massage device
US3243650A (en) * 1964-01-15 1966-03-29 Ralph W Hawkins Continuous ionization of flash lamps
US3651425A (en) * 1964-12-22 1972-03-21 Us Army Multiple unit laser system
US3793723A (en) * 1971-12-03 1974-02-26 Ultrasonic Systems Ultrasonic replaceable shaving head and razor
US3857015A (en) * 1972-11-08 1974-12-24 O Richardson Electrically heated heat sealing implement
US3794028A (en) * 1973-02-27 1974-02-26 A Griffin Method for injecting chemicals into the papilla for depilation
US3858577A (en) * 1974-04-05 1975-01-07 Univ Southern California Fiber optic laser light delivery system
US4133503A (en) * 1975-08-29 1979-01-09 Bliss John H Entry, display and use of data employed to overcome aircraft control problems due to wind shear
US4139342A (en) * 1977-07-18 1979-02-13 Hughes Aircraft Company Dye impregnated plastics for laser applications
US4188927A (en) * 1978-01-12 1980-02-19 Valleylab, Inc. Multiple source electrosurgical generator
US4254333A (en) * 1978-05-31 1981-03-03 Bergstroem Arne Optoelectronic circuit element
US4313431A (en) * 1978-12-06 1982-02-02 Messerschmitt-Boelkow-Blohm Gesellschaft Mit Beschraenkter Haftung Endoscopic apparatus with a laser light conductor
US4375684A (en) * 1980-07-28 1983-03-01 Jersey Nuclear-Avco Isotopes, Inc. Laser mode locking, Q-switching and dumping system
US4435808A (en) * 1981-01-22 1984-03-06 Ali Javan Production of radiation at frequencies of preselected absorbing resonances and methods using same
US5363463A (en) * 1982-08-06 1994-11-08 Kleinerman Marcos Y Remote sensing of physical variables with fiber optic systems
AU555410B2 (en) * 1982-10-15 1986-09-25 Asahi Kasei Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha Removing salt impurities from sugar syrup or molasses
US4576177A (en) * 1983-02-18 1986-03-18 Webster Wilton W Jr Catheter for removing arteriosclerotic plaque
US4503854A (en) * 1983-06-16 1985-03-12 Jako Geza J Laser surgery
US4569345A (en) * 1984-02-29 1986-02-11 Aspen Laboratories, Inc. High output electrosurgical unit
US4724835A (en) * 1984-03-06 1988-02-16 Pain Suppression Labs, Inc. Laser therapeutic device
US4994060A (en) * 1984-09-17 1991-02-19 Xintec Corporation Laser heated cautery cap with transparent substrate
US4638800A (en) * 1985-02-08 1987-01-27 Research Physics, Inc Laser beam surgical system
US5104392A (en) * 1985-03-22 1992-04-14 Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Laser spectro-optic imaging for diagnosis and treatment of diseased tissue
US4910438A (en) * 1985-12-17 1990-03-20 Hughes Aircraft Company Wide band, high efficiency simmer power supply for a laser flashlamp
US5092865A (en) * 1987-02-27 1992-03-03 Xintec Corporation Optical fiber fault detector
US4901323A (en) * 1987-05-01 1990-02-13 Universities Research Association, Inc. Laser pulse stretcher method and apparatus
US4745909A (en) * 1987-05-15 1988-05-24 Pelton Robert J Cold massage tool and method of use thereof
US4898439A (en) * 1988-02-10 1990-02-06 Kei Mori Light radiation device for use in medical treatment
US4813762A (en) * 1988-02-11 1989-03-21 Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Coherent beam combining of lasers using microlenses and diffractive coupling
US4891817A (en) * 1988-06-13 1990-01-02 Eastman Kodak Company Pulsed dye laser apparatus for high PRF operation
JPH0334746B2 (en) * 1988-07-01 1991-05-23 Takashi Mori
US4884560A (en) * 1988-07-11 1989-12-05 Kuracina Thomas C Thermal massage device
US4890898A (en) * 1988-08-18 1990-01-02 Hgm Medical Laser Systems, Inc. Composite microsize optical fiber-electric lead cable
JPH0358746B2 (en) * 1988-09-26 1991-09-06 Takashi Mori
US5191883A (en) * 1988-10-28 1993-03-09 Prutech Research And Development Partnership Ii Device for heating tissue in a patient's body
US5180378A (en) * 1989-04-24 1993-01-19 Abiomed, Inc. Laser surgery system
US4896329A (en) * 1989-06-01 1990-01-23 Exciton Incorporated Laser dye liquids, laser dye instruments and methods
JP3046315B2 (en) * 1989-09-05 2000-05-29 株式会社エス・エル・ティ・ジャパン Laser light irradiation apparatus
FR2655849B1 (en) * 1989-12-19 1997-10-31 Raymond Bontemps Local cryogenic device intended to massage the skin.
US5080660A (en) * 1990-05-11 1992-01-14 Applied Urology, Inc. Electrosurgical electrode
US5197470A (en) * 1990-07-16 1993-03-30 Eastman Kodak Company Near infrared diagnostic method and instrument
DE4032860A1 (en) * 1990-10-12 1992-04-16 Zeiss Carl Fa A force-controlled contact applicator for laser radiation
US5190541A (en) * 1990-10-17 1993-03-02 Boston Scientific Corporation Surgical instrument and method
US5090019A (en) * 1991-01-10 1992-02-18 The United States Of America As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy Laser diode-pumped tunable solid state laser
US5488626A (en) * 1991-01-14 1996-01-30 Light Age, Inc. Method of and apparatus for pumping of transition metal ion containing solid state lasers using diode laser sources
US5492894A (en) * 1991-03-21 1996-02-20 The Procter & Gamble Company Compositions for treating wrinkles comprising a peptide
US5217455A (en) * 1991-08-12 1993-06-08 Tan Oon T Laser treatment method for removing pigmentations, lesions, and abnormalities from the skin of a living human
US5267399A (en) * 1991-09-09 1993-12-07 Johnston William A Implement for simultaneous skin chilling and chilled gel application
US5281216A (en) * 1992-03-31 1994-01-25 Valleylab, Inc. Electrosurgical bipolar treating apparatus
US5284153A (en) * 1992-04-14 1994-02-08 Brigham And Women's Hospital Method for locating a nerve and for protecting nerves from injury during surgery
US5290274A (en) * 1992-06-16 1994-03-01 Laser Medical Technology, Inc. Laser apparatus for medical and dental treatments
US5292320A (en) * 1992-07-06 1994-03-08 Ceramoptec, Inc. Radial medical laser delivery device
WO1994005200A1 (en) * 1992-09-01 1994-03-17 Adair Edwin Lloyd Sterilizable endoscope with separable disposable tube assembly
AU5456494A (en) * 1992-11-13 1994-06-08 American Cardiac Ablation Co., Inc. Fluid cooled electrosurgical probe
US5387211B1 (en) * 1993-03-10 1996-12-31 Trimedyne Inc Multi-head laser assembly
US5395356A (en) * 1993-06-04 1995-03-07 Summit Technology, Inc. Correction of presbyopia by photorefractive keratectomy
US5496307A (en) * 1993-09-10 1996-03-05 S.L.T. Japan Co., Ltd. Laser light irradiation apparatus for medical treatment
US5498935A (en) * 1993-11-12 1996-03-12 William H. McMahan Laser flash lamp control system
US5595568A (en) * 1995-02-01 1997-01-21 The General Hospital Corporation Permanent hair removal using optical pulses
US5598426A (en) * 1995-02-03 1997-01-28 Candela Laser Corporation Method and dye laser apparatus for producing long pulses of laser radiation
US5707369A (en) * 1995-04-24 1998-01-13 Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. Temperature feedback monitor for hemostatic surgical instrument
US6022346A (en) * 1995-06-07 2000-02-08 Ep Technologies, Inc. Tissue heating and ablation systems and methods using self-heated electrodes
IL118229D0 (en) * 1996-05-12 1997-03-18 Laser Ind Ltd Apparatus and method for cutaneous treatment employing a laser
GB9618051D0 (en) * 1996-08-29 1996-10-09 Sls Wales Ltd Wrinkle removal
US6214034B1 (en) * 1996-09-04 2001-04-10 Radiancy, Inc. Method of selective photothermolysis
US6338855B1 (en) * 1996-10-25 2002-01-15 The Procter & Gamble Company Cleansing articles for skin and/or hair which also deposit skin care actives
US5871479A (en) * 1996-11-07 1999-02-16 Cynosure, Inc. Alexandrite laser system for hair removal and method therefor
US6056738A (en) * 1997-01-31 2000-05-02 Transmedica International, Inc. Interstitial fluid monitoring
DE19714475C1 (en) * 1997-04-08 1998-12-17 Wavelight Laser Technologie Gm Unit for the removal of glass components from the eye
JP4056091B2 (en) * 1997-05-15 2008-03-05 ザ ジェネラル ホスピタル コーポレーション Dermatology treatment method and apparatus
EP1021936A1 (en) * 1997-05-22 2000-07-26 Gregory W. Schmidt An illumination device using pulse width modulation of a led
US6024095A (en) * 1998-04-10 2000-02-15 Proteus Therapeutics, Inc. Corneal heat and stretch method and apparatus
US6511492B1 (en) * 1998-05-01 2003-01-28 Microvention, Inc. Embolectomy catheters and methods for treating stroke and other small vessel thromboembolic disorders
US6236891B1 (en) * 1998-07-31 2001-05-22 Surx, Inc. Limited heat transfer devices and methods to shrink tissues
DE19852948C2 (en) * 1998-11-12 2002-07-18 Asclepion Meditec Ag Dermatological hand piece
US6887260B1 (en) * 1998-11-30 2005-05-03 Light Bioscience, Llc Method and apparatus for acne treatment
US6514242B1 (en) * 1998-12-03 2003-02-04 David Vasily Method and apparatus for laser removal of hair
US6692517B2 (en) * 1999-01-15 2004-02-17 Cynosure, Inc. Optical radiation treatment for enhancement of wound healing
US6733492B2 (en) * 1999-05-31 2004-05-11 Nidek Co., Ltd. Laser treatment apparatus
EP1189660B1 (en) * 1999-06-08 2006-05-03 Altea Therapeutics Corporation Apparatus for microporation of biological membranes using thin film tissue interface devices, and method therefor
US6406474B1 (en) * 1999-09-30 2002-06-18 Ceramoptec Ind Inc Device and method for application of radiation
US6355054B1 (en) * 1999-11-05 2002-03-12 Ceramoptec Industries, Inc. Laser system for improved transbarrier therapeutic radiation delivery
US6503269B2 (en) * 2000-06-12 2003-01-07 Scott A. Nield Method of treating intervertebral discs using optical energy and optical temperature feedback
US6613040B2 (en) * 2000-06-30 2003-09-02 Nikolai Tankovich Twin light laser
IT1316597B1 (en) * 2000-08-02 2003-04-24 Actis S R L optoacustico ultrasonic generator for laser energy alimentatatramite optical fiber.
DE10052296C1 (en) * 2000-10-20 2002-04-04 Braun Gmbh Electrically-operated hair removal device has pulsed stroboscopic light signal provided by illumination device for illumination of relatively moving working elements
JP2002200181A (en) * 2000-10-31 2002-07-16 Shigehiro Kubota Laser treatment instrument
CN101194855B (en) * 2000-12-28 2013-02-27 帕洛玛医疗技术有限公司 Methods and products for producing lattices of EMR-treated islets in tissues, and uses therefor
US6989007B2 (en) * 2001-02-21 2006-01-24 Solx, Inc. Devices and techniques for treating glaucoma
US6682523B2 (en) * 2001-02-21 2004-01-27 John H. Shadduck Devices and techniques for treating trabecular meshwork
JP4034941B2 (en) * 2001-02-28 2008-01-16 株式会社ニデック Laser treatment apparatus
US6497719B2 (en) * 2001-03-06 2002-12-24 Henry Pearl Apparatus and method for stimulating hair growth
CH695085A5 (en) * 2001-07-13 2005-12-15 Mibelle Ag Cosmetics Formulations for care of the skin after laser treatment and / or chemical peels, and use of formulations.
US7170034B2 (en) * 2002-02-05 2007-01-30 Radiancy Inc. Pulsed electric shaver
US6939344B2 (en) * 2001-08-02 2005-09-06 Syneron Medical Ltd. Method for controlling skin temperature during thermal treatment
US6648904B2 (en) * 2001-11-29 2003-11-18 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Method and apparatus for controlling the temperature of a surface
ES2287304T3 (en) * 2001-12-10 2007-12-16 Inolase 2002 Ltd. Method and apparatus to improve safety during exposure to a monochromatic light source.
US6942663B2 (en) * 2002-03-12 2005-09-13 Board Of Regents, The University Of Texas System Laser treatment of cutaneous vascular lesions
US8348933B2 (en) * 2002-04-09 2013-01-08 Laser Abrasive Technologies, Llc Method and apparatus for processing hard material
BR0312430A (en) * 2002-06-19 2005-04-26 Palomar Medical Tech Inc Method and apparatus for treating cutaneous and subcutaneous conditions
WO2004033040A1 (en) * 2002-10-07 2004-04-22 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Apparatus for performing photobiostimulation
US6824542B2 (en) * 2002-11-08 2004-11-30 Harvey H. Jay Temporary hair removal method
US6989023B2 (en) * 2003-07-08 2006-01-24 Oralum, Llc Hygienic treatments of body structures
US20050015077A1 (en) * 2003-07-14 2005-01-20 Yevgeniy Kuklin Method and apparatus for skin treatment using near infrared laser radiation
WO2005096981A2 (en) * 2004-04-01 2005-10-20 The General Hospital Corporation Method and apparatus for dermatological treatment
US20060007965A1 (en) * 2004-07-12 2006-01-12 Nikolai Tankovich Passive Q-switch modulated fiber laser
CN1984696A (en) * 2004-07-16 2007-06-20 强生消费者公司 Treatment of skin with light and a benefit agent
AT418294T (en) * 2004-10-05 2009-01-15 Koninkl Philips Electronics Nv Skin treatment device with radiation emission control
US20080004608A1 (en) * 2006-06-30 2008-01-03 Alcon, Inc. Multifunction surgical probe
WO2008067334A2 (en) * 2006-11-27 2008-06-05 Rejuvedent Llc A method and apparatus for hard tissue treatment and modification
WO2008089292A1 (en) * 2007-01-16 2008-07-24 Rejuvedent Llc Method and apparatus for diagnostic and treatment using hard tissue or material microperforation
KR20100029235A (en) * 2007-06-08 2010-03-16 싸이노슈어, 인코포레이티드 Surgical waveguide
US20090018624A1 (en) * 2007-07-13 2009-01-15 Juniper Medical, Inc. Limiting use of disposable system patient protection devices
US8103355B2 (en) * 2007-07-16 2012-01-24 Invasix Ltd Method and device for minimally invasive skin and fat treatment
EP2194899A4 (en) * 2007-08-08 2012-11-28 Tria Beauty Inc Capacitive sensing method and device for detecting skin
EP2207595A4 (en) * 2007-10-19 2012-10-24 Lockheed Corp System and method for conditioning animal tissue using laser light
WO2010017556A1 (en) * 2008-08-08 2010-02-11 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc Method and apparatus for fractional deformation and treatment of cutaneous and subcutaneous tissue
US9919168B2 (en) * 2009-07-23 2018-03-20 Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. Method for improvement of cellulite appearance
EP2529156B9 (en) * 2010-01-27 2018-07-04 Heraeus Noblelight Fusion UV Inc. Micro-channel-cooled high heat load light emitting device

Also Published As

Publication number Publication date
AU2002336485A1 (en) 2003-06-17
US20140100489A1 (en) 2014-04-10
US20090287195A1 (en) 2009-11-19
US20030100936A1 (en) 2003-05-29
WO2003047477A1 (en) 2003-06-12
US6648904B2 (en) 2003-11-18

Similar Documents

Publication Publication Date Title
GB2392063B (en) Method and apparatus for use in encrypted communications
GB2427557B (en) Alopecia healing apparatus using laser and led
GB2423033B (en) Gaming apparatus and gaming method
GB2406526B (en) Gaming apparatus and gaming method
GB2374889B (en) Well completion method and apparatus
AU4775301A (en) Method and apparatus for integrated-battery devices
AU5151501A (en) Adaptive anti-tachycardia therapy apparatus and method
GB0014059D0 (en) Method and apparatus
AU2003231014A1 (en) Gaming device method and apparatus employing modified payouts
AU2003282719A1 (en) Phototherapy system and device
GB2389005B (en) Communications methods and apparatus for use therein
AU2002259015A8 (en) Power management system and method
AU2002243732A1 (en) Ultrasound wound treatment method and device
EP1450891A4 (en) Delivery system and method for interstitial radiation therapy
IL158357D0 (en) Inhalation device and method
EP1503685A4 (en) Implantable thermal treatment method and apparatus
IL160206D0 (en) On-line gaming method and apparatus
AU2002229075A1 (en) Agents and methods for treating pain
AU2002337596A1 (en) Cryoplasty apparatus and method
EP1585432A4 (en) Dermatological apparatus and method
AU2003297393A1 (en) Alignment device and method
AU6302801A (en) Stream-cipher method and apparatus
AU2002255808A1 (en) Inhalation device and method
EP1218049A4 (en) Methods and apparatus for relieving headaches, rhinitis and other common ailments
AU7883700A (en) Methods and apparatus for treating teeth