uLab Systems Named as a Top 20 MedTech Provider for 2020

SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#aligners–uLab Systems, the creator of uSmile Clear Aligner System, was featured as a Top 20 MedTech Provider for 2020 in the December issue of MedTech Outlook: the magazine that informs about the trends, challenges and solutions in the medical technology industry. The article, titled “Bringing Cutting-edge Technology to Orthodontics,” featured an interview with Amir Abolfathi, Co-founder and CEO of uLab.

Abolfathi and Charlie Wen, Co-founder, CTO, and President of uLab, are honored to have their success story told by MedTech Outlook. “We’re excited to share with MedTech readers how we launched an advanced clear aligner system that has changed the game for the orthodontist community,” says Abolfathi. “Our cutting-edge technology streamlines the treatment process and puts the orthodontist back in control. And our state-of-the-art manufacturing plant right in the U.S. delivers high quality, clear aligners to orthodontic practices within 10 business days.”

In the article, the innovators discuss how uSmile Clear Aligner System combines the power of artificial intelligence, 3D printing, and intra-oral scanning to bring orthodontists some key benefits, including:

  • Efficient treatment – in as few as 10 minutes and in just one sitting
  • Greater savings – up to 51% on moderate treatment1
  • Streamlined delivery – days as opposed to weeks

The founders are particularly excited to announce their patented Retouch™ technology (coming early 2021) that has the potential to significantly reduce the need for lengthy end-of-treatment refinements.

uSmile Clear Aligner System is now available to all orthodontist practices in the U.S., and to date, their uDesign® software has planned more than 150,000 cases. To learn more about uLab Systems, visit www.ulabsystems.com.

About uLab Systems

Located in San Mateo, CA, uLab Systems is led by a team of engineers and entrepreneurs with extensive experience bringing innovative new products to market. uLab’s mission is to advance the orthodontic industry with digital treatment planning software and aligner products that let orthodontists take back control of their treatment plans.

1 Data on file. Based on 65 annual cases of 30 stages (60 aligners) each. List price for competitor. uLab software costs amortized across annual cases.


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