DIH, a global robotics & virtual reality (VR) technology provider, announces it has entered into a strategic agreement with Gorbel, developer of the SafeGait family of overhead dynamic body-weight support and fall protection systems for the rehabilitation market.
Under this Agreement, DIH will immediately integrate Gorbel’s Rehabilitation commercial team and intelligent rehabilitation systems into the DIH organization and product portfolio, with plans to take over the remainder of Gorbel Rehabilitation’s operations & IP by Oct 2021.
Heading Into the Future
“The USA is a focus market for us, where we plan to strengthen our strategic investments in the coming years. We welcome Gorbel’s team spirit & proven products as part of our growth initiative for this strategic market.”
— Jason Chen, DIH Chairman & CEO
“We are proud of the innovative systems we have designed to improve the lives of patients and believe now is the time to partner with an established, global leader in the rehabilitation market. DIH will take the SafeGait product line to new heights by delivering outcome-improving, integrated solutions to as many therapists and patients as possible.”
— Brian Reh, CEO of Gorbel Inc
“I’m excited to welcome the Gorbel Rehabilitation team to DIH and join us as we continue to build up our commercial presence, white-glove service, and training capabilities in the US market. Together we will pursue our mission to help physical therapists and their patients by partnering with thousands of rehabilitation facilities in this fast-growing market.”
— Dr. Patrick Bruno, DIH Chief Commercial Officer
[Source(s): DIH, PRWeb]