Sciton Launches TempASSURE for Superior Safety and Efficacy

Acclaimed aesthetic laser company introduces a more effective and safer temperature sensory accessory at annual conference

PALO ALTO, Calif. — June 4, 2009 — Sciton, a leading manufacturer of high-quality laser and light systems in the aesthetic medical market, debuts TempAssure, a safer, more accurate temperature sensory accessory at The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, May 2-7 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, NV.

“We are thrilled to introduce TempAssure at this year’s ASAPS,” said Robert Ruck, Vice President of World Wide Marketing at Sciton. “The device helps physicians indicate temperature changes in a patient’s body through light and sound, ensuring better results and a safer treatment process.”

TempAssure delivers safety while accurately measuring tissue temperature in precise real-time. This innovative technology gives physicians a new level of effectiveness by ensuring precise monitoring of changes in patients’ body temperature.

TempAssure also presents a decreased patient risk profile, since it’s safer and more accurate.

“TempAssure is the state of the art in temperature monitoring for the higher power laser lipolysis procedures,” says Dr. Marc Salzman, Louisville-based board-certified plastic surgeon. “It allows the direct feedback of temperatures at all levels of the laser application allowing for increase in both safety and efficacy.”

Sciton, Inc., located in Palo Alto, California, is a totally employee-owned medical device company established in 1997 by co-founders Jim Hobart, Ph.D., and Dan Negus, Ph.D. Sciton is committed to providing best-in-class laser and light solutions for medical professionals who want superior durability, performance, and value. Sciton offers aesthetic and medical devices for women’s health, fractional and full-coverage skin resurfacing and skin revitalization, phototherapy, vascular and pigmentation lesions, scar reduction, acne, body contouring, and hair reduction. Sciton operates worldwide with direct sales forces in the United StatesCanadaJapanAustralia, and distributor partners in more than 45 countries. For more information and a complete listing of Sciton systems, visit