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Michael H Slayton, Inder Raj S Makin, Peter G Barthe: Method and system for combined ultrasound treatment. Guided Therapy Systems, Snell & Wilmer, May 12, 2009: US07530958 (123 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive method and system for combined ultrasound treatment are provided. An exemplary combined ultrasound treatment system comprises a transducer configured to deliver ultrasound energy to provide two or more energy effects to a region of interest. The energy effects facilitate the initiatio ...


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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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Michael H Slayton, Peter G Barthe, Inder Raj S Makin: Method and system for noninvasive mastopexy. Guided Therapy Systems, Snell & Wilmer, May 12, 2009: US07530356 (97 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for noninvasive mastopexy 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 deep tissue region, such as a region comprising muscular fascia and li ...


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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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Inder Raj S Makin, Yoav Avidor, Michael H Slayton, Peter G Barthe: Intra-cavitary ultrasound medical system and method. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Thompson Hine, July 24, 2007: US07247141 (85 worldwide citation)

A method for medically employing ultrasound within a body cavity of a patient. An end effector is obtained having a medical ultrasound transducer assembly. A biocompatible hygroscopic substance is obtained having a non-expanded anhydrous state and having an expanded and fluidly-loculated hydrated st ...


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Inder Raj S Makin, Peter G Barthe, Michael H Slayton: Methods for treatment of sweat glands. Guided Therapy Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 9, 2012: US08282554 (78 worldwide citation)

A method and system for ultrasound treatment of sweat glands are provided. An exemplary method and system 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 ...


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Michael H Slayton, Peter G Barthe, Inder Raj S Makin, Brian D O Connor: Treatment of sub-dermal regions for cosmetic effects. Guided Therapy Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 5, 2013: US08366622 (76 worldwide citation)

A method and system for noninvasive face lifts and deep tissue tightening are disclosed. An exemplary method and treatment system are configured for the imaging, monitoring, and thermal injury to treat the SMAS region. In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, the exemplary method and system are c ...


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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 ultrasound treatment of fat. Guided Therapy Systems, January 28, 2014: US08636665 (72 worldwide citation)

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


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Michael H Slayton, Peter G Barthe, Inder Raj S Makin: Method and system for treating cellulite. Guided Therapy Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 18, 2014: US08672848 (72 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 ...