DJO LLC, Vista, Calif, announces the acquisition of LiteCure, a provider of therapeutic laser technology for human and animal health located in New Castle, Del.​

“The LiteCure portfolio was a natural fit for the DJO Recovery Sciences business, bringing together a joint passion for innovation and clinically proven technology. The acquisition will strengthen our leadership position in physical therapy and rehabilitation – and reinforces our commitment to keeping people active; enabling our customers to better serve their patients.”

— Brady Shirley, DJO CEO

“The LiteCure portfolio complements and expands Chattanooga’s innovative rehabilitation therapies. Together, we will bring leading technologies and treatment modalities designed to enhance patient outcomes and practice efficiency to our customers around the world.”

— Terry Ross, President, DJO Recovery Sciences

LiteCure’s products are marketed under the brand names of LightForce Therapy Lasers for humans and Companion for animals, which includes Pegasus equine laser technology.

“With DJO’s expanded reach and resources, we are excited to increase awareness and adoption of deep tissue laser therapy. We are passionate about the clinical benefits of photobiomodulation as well as the benefits it brings to a practice when adding this modality.”

— Brian Pryor, Founder and CEO of LiteCure

[Source: LightForce]

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