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Monteris Medical Announces New Category Level I CPT® Code(s) from American Medical Association

PLYMOUTH, Minn. – Nov. 2, 2020 – Monteris Medical announced today that the application for two new Category Level I CPT® code(s) for laser interstitial thermal therapy (LITT) of intracranial lesion, with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging guidance has been accepted by the American Medical Association (AMA) CPT® (Current Procedure Terminology) Editorial Panel. This information was released by […]

Monteris Medical Announces Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Expands Policy Coverage for its NeuroBlate® System Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy for Brain Tumor

Policy Extends February 2020 Coverage for Patients with Epilepsy PLYMOUTH, MINN. (August 3, 2020) — Monteris Medical, the leader in MRI-guided laser interstitial thermotherapy (LITT or laser ablation), is pleased to announce that health insurance provider Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) has updated its medical coverage policy allowing access to the minimally invasive surgical […]

Monteris Medical Reaches Milestone of 3,000 Patients with NeuroBlate® System

Minimally invasive neurosurgical tool requires low levels of hospitalization and ICU usage PLYMOUTH, Minn. – May 5, 2020 – Monteris Medical, the leader in image-guided laser interstitial thermotherapy (LITT), announced today that it has reached a significant milestone: surgeons have used the company’s minimally invasive NeuroBlate® System on more than 3,000 patients. Nearly all those patients have […]

Monteris Medical Announces Favorable 12-Month Outcomes for Patients Receiving Minimally Invasive Laser Ablation for Brain Tumors

PLYMOUTH, Minn. –  April 23, 2020 – Monteris Medical, a pioneer and leader in the market for minimally invasive, image-guided laser ablation systems, announced today that results from a multicenter clinical study of its NeuroBlate® System have been published in the peer-reviewed journalNeurosurgery. Authored by physicians at 14 leading academic medical centers, the prospective study involving 223 brain […]

Monteris Medical Founders to Receive Pioneer in Technology Award

The award recognizes Monteris Medical founders Mark G. Torchia and Richard Tyc for the development of the minimally invasive NeuroBlate® System PLYMOUTH, Minn. – March 2, 2020 – Monteris Medical, the leader in image-guided laser ablation systems for the brain, announced today that its founders, Mark G. Torchia and Richard Tyc, are the 2020 recipients […]

Study of NeuroBlate Minimally-Invasive Laser Ablation for Brain Surgery Enrolls First 500 Patients

Largest Prospective Multicenter Study of the Procedure Reaches Milestone PLYMOUTH, Minn. – Oct. 2, 2019 – Monteris Medical, a pioneer and leader in the market for minimally invasive, image-guided laser ablation systems, announced today that its prospective, multicenter registry enrolled the 500th patient. The study, called Laser Ablation of Abnormal Neurological Tissue Using Robotic NeuroBlate® System (LAANTERN), […]

Monteris Medical Announces Anthem, Inc. Has Developed Clinical Utilization Management Guidelines for its NeuroBlate® System Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy for Refractory Epilepsy

Extends access to an additional 73 million lives PLYMOUTH, MINN. (Dec. 18, 2018) — Monteris Medical, the leader in image-guided laser interstitial thermotherapy (LITT), is pleased to announce that health insurance provider Anthem, Inc. has established Clinical Utilization Management (UM) Guidelines for LITT allowing access to a minimally invasive surgical option to its beneficiaries with refractory epilepsy […]

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