Season’s greetings and a happy new year!

At this special time of year, we want to thank you for the trust you have placed in us. This past year has taken us on an exciting journey, with many challenges but also plenty of successes. It’s with eager expectation...

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Future Day at STORZ MEDICAL: Six children discover medical technology at STORZ MEDICAL

STORZ MEDICAL invited a small but eager group of six school students to explore the world of medical technology on National Future Day held on 9 November 2023, under the motto »Girls and boys switch sides«. This special day offers children...

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New randomized study: Extracorporeal Magnetotransduction Therapy (EMTT) effective in shoulder joint enthesopathies

During the »Best Presentation« abstract session at the GOTS Congress 2023 in Luxembourg (15 to 17 June), Professor Ludger Gerdesmeyer presented new results of a prospective, double-blind, randomized and placebo-controlled study on Extracorporeal Magnetotransduction Therapy (EMTT).¹ The findings show that EMTT...

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Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in children using the MODULITH

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) was introduced for paediatric use as long ago as 1986.As a treatment option in children with urinary calculus (urolithiasis), this non-invasive technique is known to involve comparatively few side effects.A study has demonstrated the effectiveness of...

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Lower limb physiotherapist Benoy Mathew on managing running injuries with shock wave therapy

Benoy Mathew is a specialist lower limb physiotherapist and a musculoskeletal sonographer. He works for the British National Health Service (NHS) at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital in London as an advanced practice physiotherapist and in private practice. He has a special...

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ISMST Congress 2023 in Daegu: Exchange of experience and knowledge

The 25th edition of the ISMST (International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment) World Congress took place from 21 to 23 July 2023 in Daegu, located in the middle of the Korean peninsula. Leading scientists and physicians from around the world presented...

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A field report by the physiotherapists of HSG Konstanz (German 2nd Bundesliga for handball)

As a country, Germany loves sport. Whether it’s handball, football or tennis, millions enjoy playing sports every day. The handball branch of the TV Konstanz sports association founded in 1923, »HSG Konstanz«, continually offers thrilling matches in the German 2nd Bundesliga...

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Order the latest issue of UroNews – The magazine for urologists from STORZ MEDICAL

We are pleased to present you the »UroNews 2023/24«. The magazine offers you a wealth of informative and fascinating articles all about how shock wave therapy is applied in urology. Pick up insights into the latest technologies, recommendations from experts and...

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AUA 2023: Successful participation of STORZ MEDICAL America

STORZ MEDICAL successfully attended the 118th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) in Chicago, USA, from 28 April to 1 May 2023. For the first time, the lithotripters were presented by the newly founded company, STORZ MEDICAL America, Inc.,...

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STORZ MEDICAL expands in Tägerwilen

The medical technology company STORZ MEDICAL AG is expanding its premises at its headquarters in Tägerwilen, Switzerland. Therefore, both a new warehouse building and an administration building are being constructed there. The globally successful manufacturer of shock wave equipment continues to...

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Basic research: A recent study provides evidence for the benefit of EMTT in healing bone fractures

A recent in vitro study by Gerdesmeyer et al. provides new findings from basic research relating to Extracorporeal Magnetotransduction Therapy (EMTT).1 The objective of the study was to determine the cell-stimulating effects of EMTT on bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells and...

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EMTT Treatment of Ex-Professional Cyclist Marcel Wüst after Serious Cycling Accident

A guest article from Prof. Ludger Gerdesmeyer He is considered one of the greats in cycling: the former German top athlete Marcel Wüst. In 2000 he was forced to end his professional career after a serious accident. Since then he has...

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STORZ MEDICAL strengthens its presence in the US and Canada

Storz Medical AG, a leading medical technology manufacturer based in Switzerland, has acquired the Atlanta-based Karl Storz Lithotripsy-America, Inc. effective January 1, 2023. The seller is Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc.

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Review of 2022 »Big« long-service employee anniversaries at STORZ MEDICAL

A number of STORZ MEDICAL employees celebrated »big« anniversaries at the Tägerwilen site this year. They received a gift basket on the day of their anniversary as a token of appreciation. Manuel Merk, CFO and Head of Human Resources, is impressed...

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STORZ MEDICAL at MEDICA 2022: Successful return with NEUROLITH, MAGNETOLITH and new stand concept

Positive atmosphere, the joy of seeing each other again and a large number of visitors: From 14 – 17 November 2022, STORZ MEDICAL presented the wide range of its therapy solutions at MEDICA 2022 in Düsseldorf, Germany. After a two-year break...

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National Future Day 2022: school pupils in Switzerland discover the wide range of career opportunities at STORZ MEDICAL

On 10 November 2022, STORZ MEDICAL opened its doors for National Future Day – a Switzerland-wide initiative for Year 5 to Year 7 schoolchildren, launched in 2001. Under the banner »Girls and boys switch sides«, 15 pupils received a stimulating inside...

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