UK – UK’s NICE recommends Procept’s robotic system for BPH

Procept BioRobotics said today that it won an Interventional Procedure Guidance recommendation from the UK’s National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence for is Aquablation therapy as an alternative technique for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia.

The AquaBeam system uses a robotically controlled waterjet to ablate prostate tissue without needing heat, the Redwood Shores, Calif.-based company said

Procept BioRobotics also said that it won approval for a new technology add-on payment from the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for the Aquablation system…