07115123 is referenced by 310 patents and cites 345 patents.

An apparatus for cooling a skin surface includes an RF device that has an RF electrode with dielectric and conductive portions. The RF device is configured to be coupled to an RF energy source. A cooling member is coupled to the RF device. A memory is coupled to the RF device. The memory is configured to store information to facilitate operation of at least one of the RF electrode, the cooling member, and the RF energy source.

Title
Handpiece with electrode and non-volatile memory
Application Number
10/404883
Publication Number
7115123 (B2)
Application Date
March 31, 2003
Publication Date
October 3, 2006
Inventor
Mitchell Levinson
Pleasanton
CA, US
Bryan Weber
Livermore
CA, US
Roger A Stern
Cupertino
CA, US
Edward W Knowlton
Danville
CA, US
Agent
Wood Herron & Evans L
Assignee
Thermage
CA, US
IPC
A61B 18/18
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