AMMT showcases surgical robotics
The medical robots market is expected to reach $11.4bn by 2020.
Arabian Millennium Medical Trading (AMMT), one of the largest firms in the Middle East providing fully integrated solutions for the medical industry, has launched a novel surgical robot system.
Currently showcased at the 2017 edition of Arab Health, the new system delivers precision and an ergonomic design that also supplements a surgeon’s vision to control the camera. The multi-port robotic system is also equipped with haptic feedback.
Muwafaq Matari, CEO, AMMT, said: “Robotics have transformed the way we look at the healthcare industry and the near future will only witness an increased usage of robotics in this sector. In line with the UAE vision 2021 to achieve world-class healthcare and the vision of our wise leadership to ensure happiness for all. AMMT is committed to bring the latest advanced technology in the Middle East to ensure the best of healthcare services.”
Robotics are quickly gaining traction with figures from AMMT pointing to an expanding medical robot market that is estimated to reach $11.4bn by 2020 at a CAGR of 22.2%.
Other products being showcased by AMMT during Arab Health also includes a Tiny Series wheelchair, a mobility devices that assist children with motor impairment, as well as SpeechEasy, a device designed to help people with speech impediments solve their linguistic issues.
Matari added: “The Arab Health Exhibition is an ideal platform for us to showcase the world’s most advanced products in rehabilitation and this year, we have brought a wide range of products to cater to people of all age groups and of different abilities.
“We have been participating in Arab Health Exhibition, which is one of the best platforms in the world for medical networking, traders and distributors, over 14years, with high growth of investments in the medical sector and UAE’s focus on medical tourism, we have been witnessing tremendous response.”