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FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., the world leader in bedside and point-of-care ultrasound, delivers solutions that meet imaging needs of the medical community. With its acquisition of VisualSonics’ ultra high-frequency micro imaging technology, SonoSite continues to influence the future of medical ultrasound in both the clinical and preclinical markets.
A Brief Company History
From behind-the-scenes experimental work for the U.S. Department of Defense to today’s highly advanced ultrasound systems used around the globe, SonoSite has been defining and redefining next-generation point-of-care (POC) ultrasound as its recognized market leader. Since the company’s early pioneering days in the 1980s, SonoSite has continued to enjoy remarkable growth while earning worldwide recognition for its progressive product line, educational programs, and advocacy for a broader understanding of ultrasound’s multiple benefits.
Chief Medical Officer Diku Mandavia, MD, comments on news and information relevant to point-of-care ultrasound.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), over 60% of the world’s population has no access to diagnostic medical imaging. SonoSite is working to lower that statistic.
Through our dynamic Global Health programs, we are bringing advanced ultrasound technology to patients and institutions that would otherwise have no access to this imaging modality...READ MORE
VisualSonics, a subsidiary of SonoSite, is the undisputed world leader in real-time, in vivo, high-resolution, micro-imaging systems.
VisualSonics offers high-resolution ultrasound that can visualize detail five times smaller than conventional ultrasound — it uses five times the frequency range of today’s ultrasound. The VisualSonics systems provide modalities specifically designed for preclinical...READ MORE