Sigvaris’ - world’s leader in compression stockings appoints NovoMed as distributor in India
Sigvaris®, a leading international medical device company and the world’s pioneer in compression garments including hosiery and socks today officially appointed NovoMed Incorporation Pvt. Ltd. exclusively as its distribution partners in India.
Sigvaris® is the world’s leading manufacturer of graduated compression stockings which are clinically proven to be preventive as well as therapeutic in the treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), varicose veins, help improve circulation and revive tired, achy legs. In layman terms, DVT is a clot that develops in the peripheral veins of the limbs. It is often a precursor to a potentially fatal condition known as Pulmonary Embolism (PE) where the blood clot in the peripheral circulation breaks loose, travels to the lungs, lodges In the circulatory system and compromises heart and lung function.
Speaking about the association, Mr. Nainesh Mehta MD, NovoMed Incorporation Pvt. Ltd, said, “We are proud to associate with Sigvaris® who have attained global presence and recognitionby staying true to their values of perfection, quality and precision.”
DVT today is a widespread problem boasting of mortality rates that are higher than those of breast cancer and HIV combined. It affects the following groups of people:
· Those exposed to prolonged periods of immobilization ( Flying / Driving / Sitting );
· Suffering sports related or traumatic injuries;
· Pregnant women;
· Have cancer;
· Women onoral contraceptives or hormone replacement therapy;
· Positive history of DVT or pulmonary embolism;
· Obese individuals;
· Age > 60 years
Sigvaris®stockings are made available all over India by NovoMed Incorporation Pvt. Ltd.
SIGVARIS® is an internationally active medical device group headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland with production units in Switzerland, France, USA and Brazil. SIGVARIS® focuses on the development, production and distribution of medical compression garments, including hosiery and socks. With distribution in more than 50 countries, SIGVARIS® is recognized as a global industry leader in the area of compression therapy for the management of chronic venous disorders. SIGVARIS® product lines include: SIGVARIS MEDICAL, SIGVARIS WELLBEING and SIGVARIS SPORTS.Please visit www.sigvaris.com for further information.
About NovoMed Incorporation Pvt. Ltd.:
NovoMed is a fast growing company based in Mumbai, India. NovoMed caters to the vascular, cardiovascular, interventional radiology, general surgical, bariatric and specialty medical device market. It focuses on working with the best companies to make quality and innovative medical products available in the Indian subcontinent. NovoMed is the answer for medical manufacturers, who require a large array of services including registration, import, distribution, marketing and after sales service. Please visit www.novomed.in for further information.