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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton, Inder Raj S Makin: Method and system for treating acne and sebaceous glands. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, February 17, 2009: US07491171 (115 worldwide citation)

A method and system for ultrasound treatment of acne and sebaceous glands are provided. An exemplary method and system are configured for targeted treatment of sebaceous glands in various manners, such as through use of therapy only, therapy and monitoring, imaging and therapy, or therapy, imaging, ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton: System and method for variable depth ultrasound treatment. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, November 2, 2010: US07824348 (113 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive variable depth ultrasound treatment method and system comprises a variable depth transducer system configured for providing ultrasound treatment to a patient. An exemplary variable depth transducer system can comprise a transducer configured to provide treatment to more than one regio ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton: Method and system for ultrasound treatment with a multi-directional transducer. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, July 1, 2008: US07393325 (110 worldwide citation)

A method and system for ultrasound treatment utilizing a multi-directional transducer to facilitate treatment, such as therapy and/or imaging or other tissue parameter monitoring, in two or more directions. In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, a multi-directional transducer comprises a transd ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton: Method and system for ultra-high frequency ultrasound treatment. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, July 20, 2010: US07758524 (97 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive ultra-high frequency ultrasound treatment method and system are provided. An exemplary method and system comprise a high-frequency ultrasound transducer system configured for providing ultrasound treatment to a patient such that the superficial and/or subcutaneous regions of the patie ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton, Inder Raj S Makin: Method and system for treating stretch marks. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, November 10, 2009: US07615016 (89 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for treating stretch marks through deep tissue tightening with ultrasound are provided. An exemplary method and system comprise a therapeutic ultrasound system configured for providing ultrasound treatment to a shallow tissue region, such as a region comprising an epidermis, a de ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton, Vadim Kouklev, Paul M Jaeger: Method and system for enhancing safety with medical peripheral device by monitoring if host computer is AC powered. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, August 4, 2009: US07571336 (87 worldwide citation)

A method and system for enhancing computer peripheral safety is provided. In accordance with various aspects of the present invention, the exemplary method and system are configured to monitor and/or isolate alternating current (A.C.) supplies with and/or from any peripheral subsystems or devices. A ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton, Inder Raj S Makin: Methods for treatment of hyperhidrosis. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 18, 2012: US08333700 (75 worldwide citation)

Methods for ultrasound treatment of hyperhidrosis are provided. Various methods and systems for targeted treatment of sweat glands can be configured in various manners, such as through use of therapy only, therapy and monitoring, imaging and therapy, or therapy, imaging, and monitoring, and/or throu ...


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Michael H Slayton, Peter G Barthe, Inder Raj S Makin: Method and system for treating cellulite. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, March 13, 2012: US08133180 (62 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing ultrasound treatment to a deep tissue that contains a lower part of dermis and proximal protrusions of fat lobuli into the dermis. The invention delivers ultrasound energy to the region creating a thermal injury and coagulating the proximal protrusions of fat lobuli ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton, Inder Raj S Makin: Method and system for treating photoaged tissue. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Snell & Wilmer L, November 29, 2011: US08066641 (51 worldwide citation)

A method and system for ultrasound treatment of photoaged tissue are provided. An exemplary method and system are configured for first, ultrasound imaging of the region of interest for localization of the treatment area, second, delivery of ultrasound energy at a depth and pattern to achieve the des ...


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Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton, Inder Raj S Makin: Methods for treating skin laxity. Guided Therapy Systems L L C, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 26, 2015: US09039619 (27 worldwide citation)

A method and system for ultrasound treatment of skin laxity are provided. Methods and systems can include ultrasound imaging of the region of interest for localization of the treatment area, delivering ultrasound energy at a depth and pattern to achieve the desired therapeutic effects, and/or monito ...