Direct-to-Consumer Surgery: Non-invasive liposuction for the masses
This article was originally published in Start Up
Not so very long ago, reimbursement was king in the world of medical devices. But the overnight success of injectible anti-wrinkle drug Botox signalled a change in the market. Now device companies developing liposuction alternatives hope to repeat that success, perhaps most importantly, in building their businesses outside of traditional reimbursement circles with a largely consumer-driven or self-pay market with new devices for cosmetic surgery applications.
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