ROSELAND, N.J., July 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Milestone Scientific Inc. (NYSE:MLSS), a leading developer of computerized drug delivery instruments, that provide painless and precise injections, today announced it has entered into a distribution agreement granting Hager & Werken exclusive distribution rights to market Milestone’s STA Single Tooth Anesthesia System® (STA) in Germany and Austria.
The STA system enables painless anesthesia through precise, digitized and computer-controlled dosing. The STA system offers significant benefits to both patients and clinicians through painless injections, shorter wait times for anesthesia, fewer complications, and reduced patient cancellations. The system enables dentists to grow their business while improving the overall patient experience.
“We are happy to take on this engagement with great enthusiasm and will do our utmost to elevate this exciting technology in Germany and Austria,” said Patrick Hager, managing partner of Hager & Werken. “We see the ability to anesthetize individual teeth, precisely controlling flow rate, and to do so without pain or side-effects, represents a significant advancement in dentistry, and we look forward to our further cooperation.”
Andy Molnar, senior vice president of dental global sales and business development at Milestone Scientific stated, “Hager & Werken brings a strong track record introducing dental instruments in these markets, which have a combined population in excess of 90 million people. We remain focused on expanding our international distribution of the STA, which is setting a new standard in patient care.”
About Hager & Werken
Founded in 1946, Hager & Werken is a manufacturer and supplier of innovative dental specialties, dental consumables and devices in Germany, Austria and worldwide. For the dental practice, products from the most diverse areas are offered, from impression taking to aspiration, periodontology, surgery, injection + application, implantology, ergonomic saddle seats and prophylaxis. To learn more, view https://www.hagerwerken.de/en.
About Milestone Scientific Inc.
Milestone Scientific Inc. (MLSS), a technology focused medical research and development company that patents, designs and develops innovative injection technologies and instruments for medical, dental and cosmetic applications. Milestone Scientific’s computer-controlled systems are designed to make injections precise, efficient and increase the overall patient comfort and safety. Their proprietary DPS Dynamic Pressure Sensing Technology® instruments is the platform to advance the development of next-generation devices, regulating flow rate and monitoring pressure from the tip of the needle, through platform extensions of subcutaneous drug delivery, including local anesthetic. To learn more, view the MLSS brand video or visit milestonescientific.com.
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