To become fully proficient in using the device, Ultraformer Nordic provides the necessary training as an add on, when purchasing the device. Ultraformer Nordic is head of training and responsible for training of all practitioners in the Nordic region. To get the full theoretical and practical knowledge and experience, it requires one full day of training, assuming the practitioners have an educational background of a nurse or doctor.
Finland: In Finland, there is no need for a qualification such as a nurse or doctor to do treatments. For more information about legal requirements in Finland. Read more here (PDF)
Iceland: In Iceland, there is currently no need for a qualification such as a nurse or doctor to perform Ultraformer treatments. It is however recommended that a clinic, considering performing Ultraformer treatments, frequently confirms with the Icelandic Medicines Agency (IMA) for the most up to date legislation as these might change occasionally. Read more on Medical Devices at Lyfjastofnun.
Faroe Islands: To operate the device in Faroe Islands, it is a legal requirement to be a certified nurse or doctor. If it is a nurse operating the device, it is still a requirement to have a registered doctor connected to the clinic. This is defined in Bekendtgørelse om Kosmetisk behandling (nr 834 af 27/06/2014), kapitel 2, § 23, as well as kapitel 4, §10, stk 3, 1 and § 12.
Norway: Information will be updated shortly.
Denmark: To operate the device in Denmark, it is a legal requirement to be a certified nurse or doctor. If it is a nurse operating the device, it is still a requirement to have a registered doctor connected to the clinic. This is defined in Bekendtgørelse om Kosmetisk behandling (nr 834 af 27/06/2014), kapitel 2, § 23, as well as kapitel 4, §10, stk 3, 1 and § 12.
The Ultraformer III device is a state of the art device, with better results than any other ultrasound device, as it has the highest intensity collagen per shot. The Ultraformer treatments are still on the rise in Europe, but everywhere else in the world with established clinics the succes, popularity and demand is overwhelming. For you, as a future practitioner, you get the chance to be a first mover in a market that is just opening. With the device in your clinic, you have a very high return of investment, low variable costs and most importantly satisfied clients that keep coming back, as the result of the treatment is indisputable.
The Ultraformer III treats fine lines, wrinkles, or hyperpigmentation on the face. It is also suitable for those who desire more curvaceous hip lines and slimmer contours. Most importantly, Ultraformer III is a non-invasive highly efficient alternative to cosmetic surgeries.
Ultraformer III treatments delay the natural aging process of the skin, especially with yearly recurring treatments. Ultraformer III treatments are not invasive, and thus not compatible with cosmetic surgeries. Ultraformer III is an alternative for patients that wish to avoid cosmetic surgeries. Clinical studies show high efficacy and results in skin elasticity 4-6 months after treatment.
Instantly after treatment, the client will experience visible effects. It happens, as the pre-existing collagen is reacting to the HIFU/MMFU by retracting. This results in an instantly firming of the skin, which the client will be able to see immediately. These effects are not directly connected to the treatment, but should be considered a positive side effect.
The durability of the treatment is one-two months, after which, the pre-existing collagen will relax again, and the client will experience a minor relapse.
Following a treatment, the natural collagen production of the body will create new collagen for up to 6 months. After this, the effect will show for around one year. It is recommended that the client repeats the treatment once every year.
The treatment process always starts with a consultation, where the physician, based on inquiries and contra indications from the client, determines whether an Ultraformer III is the right treatment for the patient. The physicist assesses, advises and informs the patient in accordance with either SST guidelines (Denmark) or similar legislation in other Scandinavian/Nordic countries. (read more about legislation here – link to legislation, p. 2)
In Denmark, it is mandatory to receive a pre-consultation with a medical doctor or nurse prior to the Ultraformer III treatment.
The client must inform if they:
Purchasing an Ultraformer III device is a great investment with a high ROI. Apart from purchasing the machine, there are a few other costs related to the treatments, training of staff as well as maintenance of the device.
Purchasing the device is a one time investment with no further costs related to it. There is however variable expenses connected to the treatments such as replacing cartridges, cremes, gels, sanitizers, etc. The variable expenses are however very low, estimated to be around 2-5% of the turnover, depending on local costs and individual pricing structures of treatment. There are no requirements in terms of pricing the treatments.
For more information about price structures, please fill out the contact form at the contact page to receive all the details.
After purchasing a device, the future practitioners need to have the proper training to operate the device with best results. Ultraformer Nordic is head of education in the Nordic region and provides highly professional training and counseling of practitioners and clinics. To be fully proficient in operating the Ultraformer III device, one full day of training is required. If your staff needs more training, it is possible to buy more training. Training of one staff member is included in the price when purchasing the device. Training of more staff can easily be added on.
Once a year, the Ultraformer III device has to undergo a mandatory service check from certified engineers. The costs of service checks and other maintenance of the device are to be covered by the clinic or owner of the Ultraformer III device. Ultraformer Nordic provides contact information to a certified Ultraformer III engineer, who is dedicated to do service and maintenance on devices in the entire Nordic region.