EpiSonica and H&A Medical enter into exclusive distributorship to address Women’s Health in Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, July 4, 2016
EpiSonica Corporation, a world leader in the development of innovative medical imaging and non-invasive therapy devices, announced today the appointment of an exclusive distributorship with H&A Medical for the Malaysian market. Under this alliance EpiSonica and H&A Medical, with the iABUS Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound Tomography System, will jointly address the key challenge of mass breast screening in multi-ethnic Malaysia where the majority of women have dense breasts.
H&A Medical will also introduce EpiSonica’s futuristic MRI guided High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) –the ArcBlate system for non-invasive treatment of Uterine Fibroids.
Announcing the partnership, Mr. Jimmy Chang, CEO of EpiSonica said, “We are excited about the partnership with H&A Medical to bring EpiSonica’s innovative technologies to Malaysia. We are confident that together, along with leading hospitals and clinics, we will bring advanced and early breast screening services with our iABUS system. Malaysian women suffering from Uterine Fibroids can now also look forward to totally non-invasive treatment, avoiding painful surgery with our ArcBlate MRgHIFU”
Echoing this, Mr. Aw, Kwai Seong, Director of H&A Medical mentioned, “The introduction of these technologies in Malaysia would be a positive development for all Malaysian women. We believe that the availability of these technologies in hospitals would enable the provision of more diagnostic and treatment options in the field of Women’s Health in Malaysia.”
About EpiSonica Corporation
EpiSonica Corporation, with R&D and manufacturing centres based in Taiwan, develops and manufactures medical devices with a mission to improve Women’s Health through medical imaging and image-guided therapy technologies. EpiSonica has successfully developed an Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound Tomography System-iABUS and a MRI guided High Intensity Focused Ultrasound–ArcBlate ready to meet clinical needs worldwide.
About H&A Medical
H&A Medical, based in Malaysia, is well established and has extensive experience in the field of market access for medical devices. The company specializes in the marketing, distribution, commissioning, servicing and maintenance of medical devices. H&A Medical is licensed by the Malaysian Medical Device Authority and has achieved the Good Distribution Practice for Medical Devices Certificate of Conformity.