Katena Products, a leading global provider of precision ophthalmic instruments, biologics, and devices to hospitals, surgical centers, and ophthalmic and optometric offices announces the acquisition of Sensor Medical Technology (“SMT”).
Based in Maple Valley, WA, SMT specializes in the development and manufacture of high quality single-use and reusable procedure lenses used by ophthalmologists and optometrists in the U.S. and globally.
“The acquisition of Sensor Medical Technology is an important addition to Katena’s product portfolio. Sensor Medical Technology’s disposable and reusable lenses represent an improvement to current clinical practice as it relates to consistently better optics, while eliminating the chance of disease transmission,” Bill Friedberg, CEO of Denville, New Jersey-based Katena Products, said in a company news release. “We enthusiastically welcome the Sensor Medical Technology team to Katena and look forward to working together to grow the business.”
“We are excited to see Katena and Sensor Medical Technology come together, enabling Sensor Medical Technology to accelerate growth through Katena’s worldwide sales and marketing channels,” Greg Heacock, founder and CEO of Sensor Medical Technology, said in the news release. “This is the perfect marriage of high-quality instruments and optics, and the combination will provide doctors with a broad range of solutions for their patient procedures.”