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Chordate Medical and German Medical Store launch new treatment for Non-Allergic Rhinitis in UAE and Oman

Pressmeddelande   •   Jul 01, 2016 11:33 CEST

A meeting on ‘Management of Non-Allergic Rhinitis’ will be held in Dubai, UAE, organized by the distributor German Medical Store, GMS and Chordate Medical.

June 30, 2016—German Medical Store L.L.C. and Chordate Medical AB, a Swedish company announce the launch of the Kinetic Oscillation Stimulation, KOS treatment for Non-Allergic Rhinitis, NAR in the Middle East. To support the market entry in UAE, a CME accredited meeting for ENT specialists is being organized. The event is taking place on the 12th of July at InterContinental Dubai Festival City.

The KOS method is a novel treatment with neuromodulation for Non-Allergic Rhinitis, NAR. The treatment stimulates the nasal mucosa and the autonomic nervous system. The KOS method is non-invasive without the need of anesthesia.

A large part of the population suffers from rhinitis, nasal congestion, which makes breathing difficult. It is a common disease, the prevalence of chronic Non-Allergic Rhinitis is approximately 10-15% of the population. Rhinitis impairs breathing and disrupt sleep and results in significant costs for medical treatment.

“Chordate Medical helps address an underserved patient population. The new technology will benefit people in the need of new treatment for Non-Allergic Rhinitis.” said His Highness Sheikh Dr. Majid Saeed Rashed Al Nuaimi.

“We are excited to be able to offer the treatment in the Middle East. The collaboration with GMS and our distributors in the region were initiated during Arab Health 2016. We were present at the Swedish Pavilion organized by Business Sweden. We had a great support by Business Sweden when establishing our business. The event marks a start of a new region for Chordate Medical” said Fredrik Henckel, CEO, Chordate Medical. 

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About Chordate Medical

Chordate Medical is a Swedish private company founded in 2005, focusing on treatment of Non-Allergic Rhinitis with the patented method Kinetic Oscillation Stimulation, KOS. The treatment is developed by the inventor and co-founder Prof. Jan-Erik Juto at Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm. Chordate Medical has appointed 4 distributors in the area covering UAE, Oman, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait.