February 20, 2017 1:03 PM ET

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Company Overview of KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.

Company Overview

KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc. engages in the design, engineering, manufacture, marketing, and distribution of endoscopic equipment in the United States. The company also offers instruments, medical video imaging systems, electromechanical devices, and OR1 integration products. In addition, the company markets orthopedic and sports medicine products. The company was incorporated in 1971 and is based in El Segundo, California. KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of KARL STORZ GmbH & Co. KG.

2151 East Grand Avenue

El Segundo, CA 90245-5017

United States

Founded in 1971





Key Executives for KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.

President and Chief Operating Officer
Director of Marketing Communications
Vice President of Marketing, Research, and Product Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc. Key Developments

Karl Storz Endoscopy-America and Livedata announces to Renewal of Their Marketing and Distribution Agreement

Karl Storz Endoscopy-America and LiveData announced that the renewal of their marketing and distribution agreement. Karl Storz OR1 operating rooms combine digital technologies that provide friendly centralized control of systems and equipment within the OR. OR1 systems form the audio and video control backbone as well as the communication and documentation bridge for all video flow into and out of the OR. As an integrated solution, OR1 and PeriOp Manager combine real-time clinical data from nursing, surgery, and anesthesia systems with surgical video, PACS images, and lab reports.

KARL Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc. Announces the Availability of Flex-Guard Laser Fiber and Sheath System

KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc. announced the availability of the FLEX-GUARD Laser Fiber and Sheath System, which are used with KARL STORZ FLEX-XC or FLEX-X2 Flexible Ureteroscopes. The system helps to safeguard the scope’s working channel from both mechanical and thermal damage, which are recognized as two causes of significant scope repairs. Used with the KARL STORZ FLEX-XC or FLEX-X2 Flexible Ureteroscopes, the FLEX-GUARD Laser Fiber and Sheath System is designed to facilitate multiple passes of the laser fiber through a deflected scope, simplifying procedures. The new protective technology is being well received within the urology field. The FLEX-GUARD comes preassembled with a ScopeSafe laser fiber and protective sheath. The ScopeSafe laser fibers incorporate patented optical filter technology that helps prevent laser energy from entering the cladding during deflection, insulating the scope channel from thermal damage. The easy-to-use sheath with Micro Adjuster have clear markers to indicate when the sheath is covering the fiber tip and is ready for insertion. This design facilitates multiple passes of the fiber through a deflected scope, simplifying the procedure. The FLEX-GUARD is available in three sizes, and non-sheathed ScopeSafe laser fibers are also available.

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