February 15, 2016

NEW SALE OF THE ROSA ROBOTIC SURGERY SYSTEM IN FRANCE

Montpellier, France, February 15, 2016 – MEDTECH (Euronext, FR0010892950 – ROSA), a company specialized in designing, developing and marketing innovative surgical assistance robots, has announced another sale of its ROSA® robotic surgery system to Rouen University Hospital in Normandy, France. 

Rouen University Hospital is a prestigious center in the field of neurosurgery, particularly for the treatment of epilepsy. Le Point magazine (a weekly review similar to Time Magazine or Newsweek) ranked the hospital among the top 10 French hospitals caring for patients suffering from epilepsy. 

“The neurosurgery department will now be able to use the ROSA® system’s innovative robotic technology to perform minimally invasive procedures for the benefit of our patients. The addition of the ROSA® robot enhances our position as a center of excellence in neurosurgery equipped with the latest innovations,” said Dr. Stéphane Derrey, neurosurgeon specializing in the treatment of neurological disorders at Rouen University Hospital.

Bertin Nahum, CEO and Founder of Medtech, commented, “We are pleased that another French hospital has selected the ROSA® robot as a key component of their investment in new technologies. France has the second largest installed base of ROSA® systems after the United States, highlighting the strong pace of adoption in our home market and the evolution in the care services that French hospitals have to offer.”