Hollywog Receives Two FDA 510(K) Clearances for Remote Controlled Back Pain Devices

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Chattanooga, TN, August 22, 2012: Hollywog, a worldwide provider to the medical device industry, announced that it has received two 510(k) clearances to market its new WiTouch and WiTouch Pro wireless remote controlled devices for back pain from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Hollywog WiTouch devices are the first wireless remote controlled pain relief device incorporating TENS technology to specifically target back pain. The WiTouch is cleared for over-the-counter, and the WiTouch Pro is cleared for prescription use.

“WiTouch is the first fresh new design in an electrical stimulation device for back pain in decades,” said Chuck Thomas, President of Hollywog. “Patients and healthcare professionals demand high quality and innovation from the medical device industry. WiTouch is evidence of Hollywog’s mission to evolve standard medical devices to a new height and fulfill the customers’ desire for unique creative features, high quality and functionality. It is exciting to finalize our FDA clearance and prepare for immediate launch into the US market, as well as our international distribution networks throughout the world. I am proud that Hollywog is able to produce both devices here in Chattanooga, TN.”

The exclusive provider of WiTouch and WiTouch Pro in the USA is Core Products. Founded in 1988, Core Products is a leading manufacturer and provider of therapeutic products to the medical industry. “Our common philosophies of providing superior customer service, high quality, creative innovation and making life more comfortable, make our companies a perfect match,” adds Mr. Thomas. “Core Products’ irrefutable reputation and vast distribution network will make Hollywog WiTouch and other Hollywog products successful in the USA.”

Hollywog sells direct to all markets outside the USA through an exclusive worldwide medical distribution network.

About Hollywog

Hollywog is a medical device company that manufactures markets and distributes premium and innovative products to the rapidly growing physical therapy and therapeutic rehabilitation segments of the health care industry. Our company’s mission is to evolve standard medical devices to a new height, fulfilling the customer’s desire for unique creative features and technology, high quality and exceptional customer service. Located in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, Hollywog has global relationships with distribution companies and suppliers established in over 20 countries. Our executive management team has over 70 years of industry-specific experience, with extensive worldwide contacts in distribution, sourcing, product development and regulatory compliance. Hollywog is committed to bringing change to the industry with superior customer service, high quality and creative innovation. To learn more about Hollywog, visit our website www.hollywog.com

For more information contact:

Keith Hagy
Vice President, Product Development
Tel: 423.305.7778 x105
Email: keith.hagy@hollywog.com

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