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Media Coverage

Major news outlet stories on focused ultrasound.

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What is Focused Ultrasound?

Like a magnifying glass focusing beams of light on a single point, focused ultrasound concentrates ultrasound energy on a target in the body without harming healthy surrounding tissue.

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What can focused ultrasound treat?

Focused ultrasound is being researched for over 100 diseases worldwide. While most are in the early stages, commercial treatment is now available in the US for essential tremor, Parkinson’s disease, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.

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Patient Stories

Donor Profile: Katie and Todd Boehly

A family health condition led the Boehlys to learn about focused ultrasound and get involved with the Foundation…

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Investigator Profile: Noah Philip, MD

Noah Philip, MD, is researching focused ultrasound-based neuromodulation for depression, anxiety, and PTSD…

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Company Profile: Tamura Corporation

Tamura Corporation is one of Japan’s oldest electronics companies and offers a variety of products, including piezoelectric ultrasound transducers.

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Focused Ultrasound By The Numbers *

Device Manufacturers
Clinical Indications
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Research Sites
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* This information will be updated periodically.