S9: #087: Can Virtual Reality be Considered a Medical Device?
In this episode we discuss three reasons VR is such a powerful tool in health care, and how VR can bridge therapy from the hospital to the home tips. We also dive into tips on starting a medical device company with no previous medical device or startup experience, and some of the applications for motor and cognitive treatment, disease progression, response to therapy and much more.
Eran Orr is the CEO and Founder of XR Health, an Israeli company with offices in Boston, Massachusetts. XR Health creates an extended-reality platform that combines medical applications with advanced data analytics to provide a comprehensive solution for clinicians and patients. XRHealth is the first Certified Virtual Reality Medical Company to develop FDA/CE Registered Medical Applications. Their products focus on motor, cognitive, physical, psychological, postural ability and pain assessment and treatment.
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