Industry Technical Presentations

TUESDAY, 25 August, 2015

Moderators: Gabor B. Racz, MD, FIPP, Ira Fox, MD, FIPP
07:30 Boston Scientific – Novel Stimulation Algorithms and the Future of SCS New Technology and Comparative Real World Clinical Data Emarit Ranu, Boston Scientific Senior Engineer
07:45 Epimed International Chad Diebold, European Sales Manager
08:00 Medtronic 2014 Zoltan Chadaide, MD, Neuromodulation Market Development Manager
08:15 Nevro Kerry Bradley, Director, Clinical Science & Research
08:30 Stimwave Technologies, Inc. Laura Perryman, MS, MBA, Chairman and CEO
08:45 St. Jude Medical Robert Levy, MD
09:00 Ziehm Imaging GmbH Axel Kouril, Marketing

Exhibitors and Sponsors Profiles

Boston Scientific

25155 Rye Canyon Loop Valencia, CA 91355 661.949.4000

Investing in innovative products, clinical initiatives, and world-class service, Boston Scientific is committed to leading the way in spinal cord stimulation by providing better pain relief to a broad range of patients.

Epimed International Inc.

Crossroads Business Park 141 Sal Landrio Drive Johnstown, NY 12095 USA

Epimed International, Inc. will be featuring products designed for chronic and acute pain management techniques. We will display the Expanded Line of Racz® Spring Guide Epidural Catheters; RX™, R.K., and SCA Epidural Introducer Needles; Coudé™ & Straight Blunt Nerve Block Needles; and Mini Trays. Also being shown are Radiofrequency Products, Radiation Safety Products, Tens Units, and Anatomical Models.

Medtronic International Trading Sarl

Route du Molliau 31, Case Postale 84, CH-1131 Tolochenaz, Switzerland

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together.


4040 Campbell Ave. #210, Menlo Park, CA 94025 USA

Headquartered in Menlo Park, California, Nevro is a global medical device company focused on providing innovative products that improve the quality of life of patients suffering from debilitating chronic pain. Nevro has developed and commercialized the Senza spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system, an evidence-based neuromodulation platform for the treatment of chronic pain.


901 E. Las Olas Blvd Suite 201 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Stimwave is introducing the FDA cleared Freedom SCS SystemTM. This system utilizes the world’s smallest, wireless, injectable neurostimulator and leverages patented advancements in nanotechnology. The Stimwave platform is revolutionizing the industry with sleek, easily wearable options giving patients and clinicians affordable choices for pain management.

Ziehm Imaging GmbH

Donaustrasse 31, 90451 Nuernberg, Germany

Founded in 1972, Ziehm Imaging has stood for the development, manufacturing and worldwide marketing of mobile X-ray-based imaging solutions for more than 40 years. Employing more than 380 people worldwide, the company is the recognized innovation leader in the mobile C-arm industry and a market leader in Germany and other European countries. The Nuremberg-based manufacturer has received several awards for its groundbreaking technologies and achievements, including the Frost & Sullivan award (various years), the iF design award 2011, the Top100 award for innovative mid-size companies 2012, the Stevie Awards 2013 and 2014 and the IAIR Global Awards 2014 as “Best Company for Innovation & Leadership”. For more information, please visit: www.ziehm.com.

St. Jude Medical

One Lillehei Plaza, St. Paul, MN 55117, USA

St. Jude Medical is dedicated to transforming the treatment of some of the world’s most expensive epidemic diseases. The company does this by developing cost-effective medical technologies and services that save and improve lives. St. Jude Medical provides leading neurostimulation therapy innovations for neurological and chronic pain patients worldwide.