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LED Medical Diagnostics Launches New RIOSensor Intraoral Radiography System From Samsung Spin-Off, RAY Co.

  • March 12, 2015
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ATLANTA, GA – March 12, 2015 – LED Medical Diagnostics Inc. (“LED Medical” or “the Company”) has announced that its subsidiary, LED Dental, has officially launched the new RIOSensor Intraoral Radiography System from RAY Co., Ltd. (“RAY”), a spin-off of Samsung Electronics, in the USA and Canada. As the latest dental imaging product from RAY, the RIOSensor embraces their history of providing high-quality, dependable technology platforms at a great value. The sensor officially premiered at the 150th Annual Chicago Midwinter Meeting last week.

Boasting true resolution of >20 line pairs/mm, the RIOSensor provides image quality that is among the best in the industry. Built to deliver exceptional precision, RIOSensor images enhance the clinician’s ability to improve radiographic diagnosis through a variety of custom filters to optimize sharpness and contrast for endodontics, periodontics and caries diagnosis.

“As clinicians, great image quality allows us to take our diagnostic capabilities to new heights,” said Jeffrey Brooks, D.M.D., Vice President of Imaging for LED Dental. “However, image resolution alone is not enough to meet the demands of the modern dental practice. The RIOSensor also delivers enhanced durability and reliability to ensure a worry-free technology experience.”

“RIOSensors provide a shock-absorption system for protection against drops, bites, and impacts, while a reinforced cable connection ensures durability at a point known for failure in other systems. The slim, proprietary cable design allows for extreme flexibility, while maintaining a high level of structural integrity to deliver years of worry-free use,” added Dr. Brooks.

Doctors and patients alike can rely on the RIOSensor for both safety and comfort. The sensor housing is hermetically sealed and water-tight to allow for submersible disinfection, preventing cross-contamination and damage to the sensor’s electronic components. The extremely flexible cable provides for effortless positioning based upon any diagnostic need. Available in two sizes with tapered edges, rounded corners and a thickness of only 5.3 mm, RIOSensors ensure patients maintain an exceptional level of comfort during examinations.

Simplicity and efficiency are the hallmarks of the RIOSensor’s clinical workflow. Active acquisition technology means that the sensor is always ready to capture images when needed, with no user intervention required to ready the sensor. The direct USB connection makes in-line boxes, buttons, and controls obsolete. The process of obtaining high-quality images is as easy as positioning the sensor, taking the x-ray, and reviewing the image. And, integration with LED Imaging Software and a practice management system means clinical data is directly imported into the patient’s chart.

Finally, the RIOSensor ensures exceptional peace of mind, with a standard two-year warranty and optional lifetime product maintenance with no deductible, allowing clinicians to keep their focus off of their technology and on caring for their patients.

“We are proud to be launching RAY’s RIOSensor in both the US and Canadian dental markets, bringing a new level of quality, dependability, and diagnostic confidence backed by reliable technology to dental and specialty practices across North America,” said Dr. David Gane, CEO of LED Medical Diagnostics. “With last year’s very successful entry of the RAYSCAN Alpha Extraoral Imaging system into the dental imaging market, developing great intraoral imaging technology is the next logical progression for RAY.”

“LED Dental has continued to be our trusted partner in delivering imaging solutions to the U.S. and Canadian markets,” adds Dr. Sangchul Lee, CEO of RAY Company. “We are excited to further that relationship with our latest product release.”

For more information on LED Dental and the launch of the new RIOSensor, please visit www.leddental.com or call 844.952.7327.

About RAY (RAY Company, Ltd.)

Since 2004, RAY Company, Ltd. has specialized in researching, developing and producing high-quality digital imaging systems for the medical and dental industries. Due to the company’s development of superior imaging technology, RAY became a subsidiary of worldwide technology leader Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, in 2010. Under the Samsung brand, RAY launched the RAYSCAN Alpha – Expert in 2012 and rapidly penetrated the US market in 2014. With the success of the RAYSCAN Alpha, RAY made the strategic decision to become an independent imaging company in 2015, singularly focused on its future as a leader in the worldwide dental imaging market.

About LED Medical Diagnostics Inc.

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, LED Medical Diagnostics Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiaries LED Dental Inc. and LED Dental Ltd, provide dentists and oral health specialists with advanced diagnostic imaging products and software, in addition to the award-winning VELscope® Vx tissue fluorescence visualization technology. Backed by an experienced leadership team and dedicated to a higher level of service and support, LED Dental is committed to providing dental practitioners with the best technology available by identifying and adding leading products to its growing portfolio.