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About the center

By opening its own Training Center, KARL STORZ provides an opportunity not only to get acquainted with the company's products, but also to receive advice from an experienced specialist, to practice the acquired skills in practice. You will also learn how to properly use and maintain the equipment.

The KARL STORZ Training Center is planned and equipped with the most modern equipment to ensure that events are held at the highest level.

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The KARL STORZ brand has been on the medical and educational market for 75 years

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More than 100 speakers from different countries spoke at our events

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Every year we organize at least 20 specialized events

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More than 20,000 participants attended the events that we organized

16 Events
specializations

Anesthesiology and emergency medicine Arthroscopy and sports medicine General surgery Gynecology Hygiene Laparoscopy Microscopy Neurosurgery NOTES and associated procedures Oral and maxillofacial surgery Otorhinolaryngology Pediatric surgery Plastic surgery Spine surgery Thorax Urology
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The history of
KARL STORZ

Even a partial list of significant inventions and innovations achieved by KARL STORZ in the past seven decades reveals an extensive and impressive chronology of success – a success story that demands to be carried into the future.

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1945

Karl Storz establishes his company in Tuttlingen at the age of 34.
The product range initially includes instruments, headlights and binocular loupes for otorhinolaryngology

1955

CLAR55 forehead lamp with 55 mm concave reflector and tungsten bulb – presented for the first time in 1955 at the ENT Congress in Constance and still the best selling model among “warm light” forehead lamps to this day.

1956

The first extracorporeal electron flash device allows endoscopic photography in unprecedented quality

1960

The development of the cold light source marks the beginning of a new chapter in the history of the company and endoscopy

1962

Laparoscopy starts to be used in internal medicine

1965

A further milestone is the introduction of the HOPKINS® rod lens system

1969

Lithotripter for shattering bladder stones
KARL STORZ presents the first resectoscopes for the transurethral treatment of benign prostate hyperplasia and bladder tumors

1974

Beginnings of diagnostic arthroscopy

1976

KARL STORZ develops its own small and easy-to-handle endocamera with associated electronic flash

1977

First high-frequency surgery unit with automatic control of coagulation and cutting current

1980

First stroboscopy unit "STORZ 8000" for visualizing vocal fold vibration

1983

First KARL STORZ tube camera

1988

First KARL STORZ 1-chip video camera model, Endovision 534

1992

The newly launched KARL STORZ TELECAM features a parfocal zoom that allows selection of image detail without losing sharpness

1996

The company is headed by Sybill Storz

1998

At the MEDICA trade fair, KARL STORZ introduces the KARL STORZ OR1™ including SCB (STORZ Communication Bus)
KARL STORZ marketing representative office in Ukraine starts working

1999

A logistics and training center is opened in Tuttlingen

2002

KARL STORZ introduces the digital camera system IMAGE1.
In addition to standard-definition camera heads, pendulum and DCI camera heads are available.

2005

Launch of the LED cap lamp system

2006

Opening of KARL STORTS Ukraine LLC in Kiev

2007

Presentation of the ENDOCAMELEON® swing prism telescope with variable direction of view for laparoscopic procedures (10 mm)
With IMAGE 1 HUB™ HD, KARL STORZ launches the first medical FULL HD camera worldwide

2008

Presentation of the Navigation Panel Unit NPU, the portable optical navigation system for ENT surgery

2010

Launch of the integrated treatment room KARL STORZ OFFICE1
OR1™ is now available with a new and improved design: OR1 NEO®

2011

ICG (indocyanine green) fluorescence in HD Quality
Opening of the KARL STORZ Visitor Centre: Current innovations in 20 specialties of human medicine as well as products from veterinary medicine and the Industrial Group are presented on 1400 square meters

2011

3D camera system for surgeons: 3D vision and easy orientation with excellent depth perception

2012

Presentation of the Navigation Base Unit NBU – a navigation system with FULL HD resolution for easy integration into the OR or equipment cart
KARL STORZ OR1 FUSION® – the newest generation of the integrated operating room on the basis of IP technology

2013

IMAGE1 STORZ Professional Image Enhancement System: Cutting-edge HD camera technology with innovative visualization options for diagnostics and operative procedures

2014

Urological diagnostics and treatment from a single source with products from STORZ Medical and KARL STORZ

2017

The VITOM® 3D – 3D visualization for microsurgery and open surgery – awarded in the 2017 "Landmarks in the Land of Ideas"

2018

Expansion of the modular endoscopic camera platform IMAGE1 S™ by components for native 4K imaging

2019

VITOM® 3D system First demonstrated in Ukraine
Evolution continues…

Office lecture hall

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Gallery

We collect highlights from our events. After all, each new event for us is an interesting acquaintance, exchange of experience and development of our own personality

Our partners the logo for detailed information

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Medical center "Oberig "

Main partner

Medical center "Oberig "- one of the biggest private investment projects in the field of Health, founded in the XXI century. Has been founded in May 2008, established itself as a modern institution of nongovernmental hospital, where outpatient and inpatient medical care of high quality is provided for Ukrainian citizens and patients from around the world.

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Medical centre "Dobrobut"

Partner

The "Dobrobut" medical network is the first chain of private clinics in Ukraine that operates in accordance with modern quality standards for the provision of medical care. All clinics of the Dobrobut Medical Network have the highest accreditation category. We are aware of the value of health, which is why we create all the conditions for effective care for our patients, having the most modern medical equipment and attracting the best doctors. We make sure that diagnostic and therapeutic procedures are safe and of high quality.

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Medical centre "Esperanto MED"

Partner

"Esperanto MED" Medical Center - comprehensive treatment and prevention of diseases. Modern surgical clinic in the South of Ukraine. Only advanced technology.
http://esperanto-med.com

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Surgical clinic "Garvis"

Partner

Today, the Garvis clinic is a multidisciplinary medical center that provides surgical care in many areas. Surgical Clinic "Garvis" - an expert in surgery! https://garvis.com.ua

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ДНУ «НПЦ ПКМ» ДУС

Partner

One of the best medical institutions in Ukraine, which has been operating for over 90 years. The State Scientific Institution "Scientific and Practical Center for Preventive and Clinical Medicine" is included in the system of medical institutions of the State Administration of Affairs. Modern equipment, highly qualified doctors and nurses, the latest technology, aesthetics and service culture must satisfy every patient who comes to us for help.

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Comprehensive technical support of events

Partner with technical support

"Style EQUIPTIME" - complex technical support of events, videoconferences and online broadcasts. www.equiptime.com.ua

Upcoming events

29 October
16:30 - 20:30
Today

Laparoscopic resection of the left kidney with ICG navigation

Kidney tumor resection Urology Broadcast
All events

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