News Blog

  • Many thanks, Tanja!

    Mrs Tanja Thalmann, a registered nurse was a member of SoniModul from April 2011 to July 2018. It was a constant pleasure to have her as a part of our team. She left us to pursue a full activity as community nurse. We wish her all the best for her future professionally and personally!

  • SoniModul Talks!

    Brand new video talks by Prof. Daniel Jeanmonod! Here is a new series of 8 video talks with Prof Daniel Jeanmonod, MD, Neurosurgeon at SoniModul. By following those 8 talks, you’ll get the whole package of informations about: Functional Neurosurgery The CV of Prof. Jeanmonod Technology of MR-guided Focused UltraSound (MRgFUS) Thalamocortical Dysrhythmia The psychoemotional […]

  • In Memoriam – Dr. Anne Elisabeth Morel (1947-2016)

    From Swiss colleagues… : Dr. Anne Morel has worked from 1991 till 2009 as neuroanatomist of our Department of Functional Neurosurgery, Neurosurgical Clinic, University Hospital Zürich. When she joined us in 1991, her wish concurred perfectly with our needs:  she wished to put her competence in neuroanatomy at the service of patients, and we needed […]

  • Happy Retirement!

    Mister Alfred RIHS was member of the Board of Directors of SoniModul Ltd from January 2010 until December 2015. He was active as senior consultant in the domain of finance and business administration. Prof. Jeanmonod and the whole SoniModul team thank him cordially for his most estimated support during the development phase of the company.

  • First Siblings Treated with FUS for Tremor

    Mark Nemschoff and Muffin Nemschoff Alschuler spent years watching their mother’s quality of life deteriorate as her tremor progressed to where she had great difficulty feeding herself for the last 20 years of her life. And then both of them felt their own tremor progressing, and sought relief. Muffin took medication with moderate success for […]

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  • SoniModul – A StartUp Company of the Swiss National Science Foundation

      The National Centre of Competence in Research for Computer-Aided and Image-Guided Medical Interventions (NCCR Co-Me) of the Swiss National Science Foundation ceased its activity at the end of 2013. During the 12-year life of the project, CO-ME succeeded in becoming a leading international player in the field of computer-assisted and image-guided surgery, thanks to […]

  • InSightec’s ExAblate Neuro system awarded European CE mark for non-invasive treatment of neurological disorders in the brain

     Tirat Carmel (December 4, 2012). InSightec Ltd. announced that its transcranial focused ultrasound system, ExAblate Neuro, has been awarded the European CE mark for the treatment of neurological disorders in the brain including essential tremor, Parkinson’s disease and neuropathic pain.  Millions of people suffer from neurological disorders which cause significant disability and negatively affect their […]